Jersey City Colleges and Schools

Colleges in Jersey City, New Jersey

There are at least 10 colleges in Jersey City, listed and described below. These schools represent 19,032 or more students (full-time and part-time), a combined student body equivalent to 14,471 full-time students, and a reported 1,098 dorm rooms.

The largest schools here include New Jersey City University, Hudson County Community College and Saint Peters College.

We also provide an extensive list of New Jersey Colleges.

Of Note For College Students

  • There are a lot of studio and one-bedroom apartments in Jersey City.

Education Institutes in Jersey City
Total Number of Educational Institutes
Total Enrollment in all institutes
Number of Public Educational Institutes
Number of Private For-Profit Institutes
Number of Private Non-Profit Institutes
Graduation Rate
Total Graduates With Bachelors Degree
On Campus and Online Programs in Jersey City
Number of Institutes Offering on-campus programs
Number of Institutes Offering on-line programs
Number of Institutes Offering both
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics,
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Colleges and Universities in Jersey City
SchoolTotal EnrollmentInstitution LevelAvg. In-State Tuition & FeesNumber of Programs Offered
Hudson County Community College8,864At least 2 but less than 4 years$9,55835
Saint Peter's University3,524Four or more years$36,40276
Garden State Science and Technology Institute49Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A1
New Jersey City University8,283Four or more years$11,76159
Branford Hall Career Institute-Jersey City146Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A4
Eastern International College-Jersey City230Four or more years$21,2256
P C Age-Jersey City167Less than 2 years (below associate)N/A1
University of Phoenix-New Jersey111Four or more years$9,96015
Starting Points Inc7Less than 2 years (below associate)$10,8221
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2017-18, National Center for Education Statistics,
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