Accredited Online Colleges Based in New Jersey

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshman Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate

900 Lakewood Ave
Lakewood, NJ 8701
(732) 987-2200

No N/A 100% 48%

201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, NJ 8028
(856) 256-4000

No N/A 80% 71%

2039 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 7305
(201) 200-2000

No N/A 88% 39%

1200 Old Trenton Rd
West Windsor, NJ 8550
(609) 586-4800

No N/A 38% 18%

400 Cedar Ave
West Long Branch, NJ 7764
(732) 571-3400

No N/A 99% 66%

College Drive
Toms River, NJ 8754
(732) 255-0400

No N/A 53% 32%

101 W State St
Trenton, NJ 8608
(609) 984-1100

No N/A 12% N/A


New Jersey Schools vs US State Average

Graduation Rate and Average Test score at Public 4-year Institutions

    • 66% New Jersey
      Graduation Rate
    • 1508 SAT New Jersey
      Average Test Score
    • 56% National
      Graduation Rate
    • 21.1 ACT National
      Average Test Score

Average Tuitions and Fees in New Jersey

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New Jersey Institutions

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The state also leads the way in renewable energy; over 10,000 solar power installations make it the second in the nation for solar installations

New Jersey is home to several major pharmaceutical firms, including Johnson and Johnson, Pfizer, Merck, and Bristol-Myers Squibb. In addition to the pharmaceutical industry, New Jersey's economy centers on the financial, chemical development, telecommunications (the state is home to Verizon Wireless, AT&T Communications and other telecommunications firms), food processing, electric equipment, and printing and publishing industries. Several New Jersey colleges and universities offer online programs for degrees related to many of these industries. The state also leads the way in renewable energy; over 10,000 solar power installations make it the second in the nation for solar installations.

New Jersey's Thomas Edison State College is one of the oldest accredited adult education schools in the country and one of the earliest to utilize technology for online distance learning. The college offers a variety of associate, bachelor's, and graduate degrees and certificates that can be completed entirely online. Brookdale Community College offers online courses toward degrees in business, humanities, and social sciences. Back in the late 1970s, the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) created and supported some of the very first distance-learning classes. NJIT continues to offer online master's programs and graduate certificates.

The for-profit Berkeley College has a location in Woodland Park and offers several associate's, bachelor's, and certificate programs entirely online. The private, non-profit Monmouth University offers online courses and certificates to graduate students. Rider University, another private, non-profit, offers several of its courses online and an online Business of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree. The University of Phoenix and Devry University have locations in New Jersey as well.