New Jersey Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

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 $28,963 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $1,879 from the 2015-2016 average of $27,084 and represents a 6.94% 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 8,267 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $49,450. Stevens Institute of Technology is the most expensive private 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 - -
Eastwick College
Ramsey, 290 Students
$13,145 - -
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
Mesivta Keser Torah
Belmar, 34 Students
$13,200 - -
Monmouth University
West Long Branch, 5,106 Students
$37,438 58 46
Princeton University  Best Value
Princeton, 8,267 Students
$49,450 99 83
Rabbi Jacob Joseph School
Edison, 57 Students
$11,700 - -
Rabbinical College of America
Morristown, 230 Students
$11,500 - -
Rider University
Lawrenceville, 3,838 Students
$42,120 55 46
Saint Peter's College
Jersey City, 2,581 Students
$36,386 39 66