Colleges in Elizabeth, New Jersey

There are 2 Colleges in Elizabeth, New Jersey, serving a population of 129,363 people in an area of 13 square miles. There is 1 College per 64,681 people, and 1 College per 6 square miles.

In New Jersey, Elizabeth is ranked 107th of 893 cities in Colleges per capita, and 84th of 893 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Elizabeth Colleges

Find Elizabeth, New Jersey colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

Drake College of Business 125 Broad Street Elizabeth, NJ

Yeshivas Be'Er Yitzchok 1391 North Avenue Elizabeth, NJ

About Elizabeth Colleges

Elizabeth Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Elizabeth, NJ. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Elizabeth Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Elizabeth College Statistics

Find Elizabeth College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Elizabeth College Enrollment
 ElizabethUnion County
College/Grad School Enrollment6,702 (19.8%)33,430 (23.8%)
Elizabeth Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ElizabethUnion County
Some College, No Degree14,717 (18.0%)62,424 (16.6%)
Associate's Degree3,702 (4.5%)21,741 (5.8%)
Bachelor's Degree7,576 (9.3%)78,955 (21.0%)
Graduate/Professional Degree3,188 (3.9%)52,623 (14.0%)
Elizabeth Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 ElizabethUnion County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher10,764131,578
Arts, Humanities & Others2,376 (22.1%)26,111 (19.8%)
Business2,488 (23.1%)30,231 (23.0%)
Education1,497 (13.9%)15,447 (11.7%)
Science & Engineering3,693 (34.3%)48,361 (36.8%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields710 (6.6%)11,428 (8.7%)