New Jersey Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

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 $22,122 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $1,732 from the 2015-2016 average of $20,390 and represents a 8.49% 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 42,753 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $11,886. Stevens Institute of Technology is the most expensive four year school in New Jersey with an in-state tuition of $50,370.

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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore New Jersey Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Bais Medrash Toras Chesed
Lakewood, 103 Students
$6,400 - -
Berkeley College Woodland Park
Woodland Park, 2,445 Students
$24,200 - -
Bloomfield College
Bloomfield, 1,570 Students
$29,950 31 37
Caldwell College
Caldwell, 1,664 Students
$32,990 49 63
Centenary College
Hackettstown, 1,118 Students
$32,092 38 48
College of Saint Elizabeth
Morristown, 717 Students
$31,620 - -
DeVry University New Jersey
North Brunswick, 1,021 Students
$15,835 - -
Drew University
Madison, 1,882 Students
$38,668 - -
Fairleigh Dickinson University College at Florham
Madison, 3,172 Students
$42,096 - -
Fairleigh Dickinson University Metropolitan Campus
Teaneck, 2,802 Students
$39,686 - -
Felician College
Lodi, 1,544 Students
$31,920 22 14
Georgian Court University
Lakewood, 1,566 Students
$31,416 44 43
Kean University
Union, 10,674 Students
$9,740 26 36
Mesivta Keser Torah
Belmar, 34 Students
$13,200 - -
Monmouth University
West Long Branch, 5,106 Students
$37,438 58 46
Montclair State University
Montclair, 16,547 Students
$11,132 50 69
New Jersey City University
Jersey City, 5,448 Students
$11,890 14 13
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, 8,572 Students
$14,174 70 74
Princeton University  Best Value
Princeton, 8,267 Students
$49,450 99 83
Rabbi Jacob Joseph School
Edison, 57 Students
$11,700 - -