Colleges in Newark, New Jersey

There are 10 Colleges in Newark, New Jersey, serving a population of 282,803 people in an area of 25 square miles. There is 1 College per 28,280 people, and 1 College per 2 square miles.

In New Jersey, Newark is ranked 101st of 893 cities in Colleges per capita, and 56th of 893 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Newark Colleges

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

Drake College of Business-Newark 800 Broad Street Newark, NJ

Essex County College 303 University Avenue Newark, NJ

New Community Workforce Development Center 201 Bergen Street Newark, NJ

New Community Workforce Development Center 274 South Orange Avenue Newark, NJ

New Jersey Institute Of Technology 323 Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd Newark, NJ

Pillar College 60 Park Place Newark, NJ

Rutgers University-Newark 249 University Avenue Newark, NJ

Star Career Academy-Newark 550 Broad Street Newark, NJ

Starting Points Inc - Newark Day Center 305 Halsey Street Newark, NJ

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 65 Bergen Street Newark, NJ

About Newark Colleges

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

Newark College Statistics

Find Newark 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.

Newark College Enrollment
 NewarkEssex County
College/Grad School Enrollment19,039 (25.3%)54,977 (26.1%)
Newark Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 NewarkEssex County
Some College, No Degree34,306 (19.0%)90,420 (17.0%)
Associate's Degree9,975 (5.5%)30,967 (5.8%)
Bachelor's Degree18,764 (10.4%)110,505 (20.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree7,857 (4.4%)74,587 (14.0%)
Newark Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 NewarkEssex County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher26,621185,092
Arts, Humanities & Others6,190 (23.3%)46,781 (25.3%)
Business6,390 (24.0%)38,142 (20.6%)
Education3,186 (12.0%)18,870 (10.2%)
Science & Engineering8,222 (30.9%)66,477 (35.9%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields2,633 (9.9%)14,822 (8.0%)