New Jersey Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend four year college in New Jersey?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in New Jersey was $21,760 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a change of $1,370 from the 2015-2016 average of $20,390 and represents a 6.72% annual increase. The list of New Jersey four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 39 four year colleges and universities in New Jersey, the most popular being Rutgers University New Brunswick with 42,749 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $11,619. Stevens Institute of Technology is the most expensive four year school in New Jersey with an in-state tuition of $48,784.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. New Jersey colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in New Jersey or cheap New Jersey colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Explore New Jersey Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Bais Medrash Toras Chesed
Lakewood, 96 Students
$9,500 - -
Berkeley College Woodland Park
Woodland Park, 2,795 Students
$23,600 - -
Bloomfield College
Bloomfield, 1,793 Students
$29,300 29 34
Caldwell College
Caldwell, 1,593 Students
$32,250 36 50
Centenary College
Hackettstown, 1,357 Students
$31,156 28 9
College of Saint Elizabeth
Morristown, 673 Students
$31,000 39 60
DeVry University New Jersey
North Brunswick, 1,021 Students
$15,835 - -
Drew University
Madison, 1,746 Students
$48,336 - -
Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
Madison, 2,973 Students
$40,752 45 45
Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Campus
Teaneck, 3,456 Students
$38,418 31 43
Felician College
Lodi, 1,481 Students
$31,290 21 23
Georgian Court University
Lakewood, 1,504 Students
$30,800 38 50
Kean University
Union, 10,161 Students
$7,909 32 53
Mesivta Keser Torah
Belmar, 34 Students
$13,200 - -
Monmouth University
West Long Branch, 5,186 Students
$36,032 52 47
Montclair State University
Montclair, 16,416 Students
$10,808 - -
New Jersey City University
Jersey City, 5,529 Students
$8,350 18 62
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, 8,136 Students
$13,906 71 79
Princeton University  Best Value
Princeton, 8,032 Students
$47,140 99 80
Rabbi Jacob Joseph School
Edison, 94 Students
$11,700 - -