Colleges in Jersey, New Jersey

There are 12 Colleges in Jersey, New Jersey, serving a population of 265,932 people in an area of 15 square miles. There is 1 College per 22,161 people, and 1 College per 1 square miles.

In New Jersey, Jersey is ranked 95th of 893 cities in Colleges per capita, and 38th of 893 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Jersey Colleges

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

Anthem Institute-Jersey City 40 Journal Square Plaza Jersey, NJ

Branford Hall Career Institute-Jersey City 40 Journal Square Plaza Jersey, NJ

Eastern International College-Jersey City 684 Newark Avenue Jersey, NJ

Garden State Science And Technology Institute 591 Summit Avenue Jersey, NJ

Hudson County Community College 70 Sip Avenue Jersey, NJ

National Career Institute - Branch Campus 900 Bergen Avenue Jersey, NJ

New Jersey City University 2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard Jersey, NJ

P C Age-Jersey City 2815 John F. Kennedy Boulevard Jersey, NJ

Saint Peter's University 2641 John F. Kennedy Boulevard Jersey, NJ

Starting Points Inc 2737 John F. Kennedy Boulevard Jersey, NJ

The Institute for Health Education 600 Pavonia Avenue Jersey, NJ

University Of Phoenix-New Jersey 100 Town Square Place Jersey, NJ

About Jersey Colleges

Jersey Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Jersey, 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:
  • Jersey 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

Jersey College Statistics

Find Jersey 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.

Jersey College Enrollment
 JerseyHudson County
College/Grad School Enrollment19,330 (32.3%)47,966 (31.6%)
Jersey Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 JerseyHudson County
Some College, No Degree24,839 (13.4%)62,911 (13.2%)
Associate's Degree7,723 (4.2%)20,909 (4.4%)
Bachelor's Degree50,514 (27.3%)121,756 (25.6%)
Graduate/Professional Degree34,605 (18.7%)72,456 (15.2%)
Jersey Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 JerseyHudson County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher85,119194,212
Arts, Humanities & Others17,324 (20.4%)42,510 (21.9%)
Business19,433 (22.8%)47,789 (24.6%)
Education3,868 (4.5%)13,251 (6.8%)
Science & Engineering37,643 (44.2%)76,773 (39.5%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields6,851 (8.0%)13,889 (7.2%)