Passaic County College

Find Passaic County New Jersey colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools. Colleges and universities provide information on degree programs, such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, masters degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications, college applications, financial aid, tuition, and student alumni resources.


American Institute 346 Lexington Avenue Clifton NJ 07011 973-340-9500


Berkeley College 44 Rifle Camp Road Woodland Park NJ 07424 973-278-5400

Capri Institute of Hair Design-Clifton 1595 Main Avenue Clifton NJ 07011 800-232-2774

Dover Business College 600 Getty Avenue Clifton NJ 07011 973-546-0123

Fortis Institute-Wayne 201 Willowbrook Boulevard Wayne NJ 07470

HoHoKus School of Trade & Technical Sciences 634 Market Street Paterson NJ 07513 973-742-0009

Institute for Therapeutic Massage 1069 Ringwood Avenue Wanaque NJ 07420 973-839-6131

Passaic County Community College 1 College Boulevard Paterson NJ 07505 973-684-6100

Roman Academy-Beauty Culture 431 Lafayette Avenue Hawthorne NJ 07506 973-423-2223

Star Career Academy-Clifton 1230 Main Avenue Clifton NJ 07011

William Paterson University 300 Pompton Road Wayne NJ 07470 973-720-2000

What is a College?

Colleges and universities provide post-secondary and higher education degree programs, including associate's degrees, bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees, and trade certifications. Some colleges focus on liberal arts, while others focus on the sciences or vocational trades. Colleges and universities provide communities with a variety of jobs, from administrative and educational positions to custodial, food service and security positions.

As well as education, colleges provide entertainment venues for sporting events, fine arts shows, and performing arts. They help students with enrollment, college applications, and financial aid. They also provide alumni services, career placement services, financial aid in the form of work study, housing so students can live on campus. Most also offer medical services, and some also provide transportation. Some four-year colleges and universities are as large as small cities.