New Jersey Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend private college in New Jersey?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in New Jersey was $28,740 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a change of $1,656 from the 2015-2016 average of $27,084 and represents a 6.11% annual increase. The list of New Jersey private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 27 private colleges and universities in New Jersey, the most popular being Princeton University with 8,032 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $47,140. Stevens Institute of Technology is the most expensive private 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 - -
Eastwick College
Ramsey, 368 Students
$13,575 - -
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
Mesivta Keser Torah
Belmar, 34 Students
$13,200 - -
Monmouth University
West Long Branch, 5,186 Students
$36,032 52 47
Princeton University  Best Value
Princeton, 8,032 Students
$47,140 99 80
Rabbi Jacob Joseph School
Edison, 94 Students
$11,700 - -
Rabbinical College of America
Morristown, 191 Students
$11,100 - -
Rider University
Lawrenceville, 4,003 Students
$40,570 50 40
Saint Peter's College
Jersey City, 2,701 Students
$35,326 37 60