New Jersey Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in New Jersey?   The average annual in-state college tuition in New Jersey was $16,402 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a change of $1,047 from the 2015-2016 average of $15,355 and represents a 6.82% annual increase. The list of New Jersey open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 23 open admissions colleges and universities in New Jersey, the most popular being Bergen Community College with 8,028 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $7,008. Berkeley College Woodland Park is the most expensive open admissions school in New Jersey with an in-state tuition of $23,600.

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
Atlantic Cape Community College
Mays Landing, 2,525 Students
$5,460 - -
Bergen Community College
Paramus, 8,028 Students
$7,008 - -
Berkeley College Woodland Park
Woodland Park, 2,795 Students
$23,600 - -
Brookdale Community College
Lincroft, 6,091 Students
$6,383 - -
Burlington County College
Pemberton, 4,178 Students
$3,480 - -
Camden County College
Blackwood, 5,181 Students
$3,330 - -
County College of Morris
Randolph, 3,821 Students
$7,500 - -
Cumberland County College
Vineland, 1,730 Students
$3,840 - -
Essex County College
Newark, 4,864 Students
$7,590 - -
Gloucester County College
Sewell, 3,995 Students
$4,100 - -
Hudson County Community College
Jersey City, 5,147 Students
$8,100 - -
Mercer County Community College
West Windsor, 2,752 Students
$4,176 - -
Middlesex County College
Edison, 5,379 Students
$5,280 - -
Ocean County College
Toms River, 4,653 Students
$4,110 - -
Passaic County Community College
Paterson, 3,164 Students
$4,680 - -
Raritan Valley Community College
Branchburg, 3,363 Students
$4,488 - -
Salem Community College
Carneys Point, 547 Students
$5,700 - -
Somerset Christian College
Zarephath, 426 Students
$20,376 - -
Sussex County Community College
Newton, 1,438 Students
$6,300 - -
Thomas Edison State College
Trenton, 48 Students
$7,300 - -