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  1. #2 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Stevens Institute of Technology

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    4 Year,

    HOBOKEN, NJ,

    679 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Biomedical engineers must possess a thorough understanding of biology and human physiology. As such, the Stevens BME program includes courses in bio-transport phenomena, biomaterials, and...The biomedical engineering bachelor's degree at Stevens includes the general engineering courses taken by other engineering disciplines, including eight semesters of design. The last three semesters....

    Read 679 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 53%,

    Net Price: $40,303,

    SAT Range: 1320-1480,

  2. #3 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Rutgers University - New Brunswick

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    4 Year,

    NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ,

    5823 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Overall, Rutgers gets a bad reputation from people who live in state. Once you come to Rutgers, you realize it’s a top notch university and college town just like other big out of state schools. We....

    Read 5823 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $17,835,

    SAT Range: 1180-1410,

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  4. #5 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Rutgers University - Newark

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    4 Year,

    NEWARK, NJ,

    1131 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I've been at Rutgers Universit-Newar for three years now and my experience there has been pretty okay. I love the diversity of the school and how we are in a city; however, parking is terrible! even....

    Read 1131 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $13,832,

    SAT Range: 1020-1200,

  5. #6 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Seton Hall University

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    4 Year,

    SOUTH ORANGE, NJ,

    2062 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am currently a senior at Seton Hall double majoring in Diplomacy and International Relations, and Economics. During my time at Seton Hall, I have been able to grow as a student and as a person.....

    Read 2062 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $33,652,

    SAT Range: 1150-1310,

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  7. #8 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Monmouth University

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    4 Year,

    WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ,

    942 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Love this school! It immediately felt like home, and the life around campus is so chill and laidback. The professors I’ve had up until this point have been so amazing and understanding. It is kind of....

    Read 942 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $31,594,

    SAT Range: 1040-1210,

  8. #9 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Stockton University

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    4 Year,

    GALLOWAY, NJ,

    1498 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Stockton University has so much to offer when it comes to student life, dining and majors/minors. Im sure there is something to fit everyones needs and I also appreciate how both campus are different....

    Read 1498 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $20,526,

    SAT Range: 1020-1190,

  9. #10 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Montclair State University

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    4 Year,

    MONTCLAIR, NJ,

    2987 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Montclair State University is a great university which deserves more recognition than it has received. The College of Education and Human Services and the Sociology Department are excellent with....

    Read 2987 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $15,061,

    SAT Range: 990-1180,

  10. #11 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Rowan University

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    4 Year,

    GLASSBORO, NJ,

    1742 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Rowan is an underrated college; a good amount of its professors in the humanities/social sciences are AMAZING, and there are so many opportunities if you put yourself out there. There are definitely....

    Read 1742 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $24,810,

    SAT Range: 1040-1250,

  11. #12 Best Colleges in New Jersey.

    Rutgers University - Camden

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    4 Year,

    CAMDEN, NJ,

    804 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Throughout my time here, Rutgers University - Camden🖤❤️ has been nothing but great! Rutgers Camden is really a hidden gem and I have enjoyed all 3 years going here. This campus is so diverse in many....

    Read 804 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $15,381,

    SAT Range: 980-1170,

  12. Rider University

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    4 Year,

    LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ,

    1201 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have had a great experience with Rider so far! Even though I am only a sophomore I have had so many opportunities! Rider’s 150 clubs and organizations to choose from really allows students to find....

    Read 1201 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $29,396,

    SAT Range: 1020-1220,

  13. Kean University

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    4 Year,

    UNION, NJ,

    1476 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I just moved to New Jersey for a faster and more enticing life. I had multiple universities to choose from, but I chose Kean University. The campus can be big, but nowhere near as big as MSU or...The people here are great, especially the professors too! Kean is literally next door to the Union train station, which can take you to New York in about 30-35 minutes. The area around Kean Is always....

    Read 1476 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $17,401,

    SAT Range: 920-1100,

  14. Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus

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    4 Year,

    TEANECK, NJ,

    977 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The opportunities to study abroad are numerous which I took advantage of. The advisor for the Two Worlds program helped me transition from high school to college life every step of the way as well as...As for the professors they are really approachable and insightful, clear and concise. They are generally available for one on one meetings for any questions or concerns you might have. Commuting to this school very easy to do as many buses run their route to accommodate the students here; It is located 30 minutes away from the city. Many events are always happening too.....

    Read 977 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 89%,

    Net Price: $13,941,

    SAT Range: 1000-1200,

  15. Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham Campus

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    4 Year,

    MADISON, NJ,

    819 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says FDU started out as one of my Number 1 schools. I am currently a sophomore, and couldn't be more thankful for the opportunities and experience I have gained here. The professors are generally very....

    Read 819 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $23,130,

    SAT Range: 1040-1230,

  16. Georgian Court University

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    4 Year,

    LAKEWOOD, NJ,

    333 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I’m a freshman here at GCU, and I love it! It wasn’t my first choice school, but it was the most cost effective for me. I don’t regret my decision one bit!! I’m a commuter, but they work hard to hold....

    Read 333 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $20,736,

    SAT Range: 940-1150,

Quick References

RankSchool NameLocation
1Princeton UniversityPrinceton, NJ
2Stevens Institute of TechnologyHoboken, NJ
3Rutgers University - New BrunswickNew Brunswick, NJ
4The College of New JerseyEwing, NJ
5Rutgers University - NewarkNewark, NJ
6Seton Hall UniversitySouth Orange, NJ
7New Jersey Institute of TechnologyNewark, NJ
8Monmouth UniversityWest Long Branch, NJ
9Stockton UniversityGalloway, NJ
10Montclair State UniversityMontclair, NJ
11Rowan UniversityGlassboro, NJ
12Rutgers University - CamdenCamden, NJ
13Drew UniversityMadison, NJ
14Ramapo College of New JerseyMahwah, NJ
15William Paterson University of New JerseyWayne, NJ
16Rider UniversityLawrenceville, NJ
17Kean UniversityUnion, NJ
18Saint Elizabeth UniversityMorristown, NJ
19Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan CampusTeaneck, NJ
20Berkeley College - Woodland ParkWoodland Park, NJ
21Saint Peter's UniversityJersey City, NJ
22Caldwell UniversityCaldwell, NJ
23Fairleigh Dickinson University - Florham CampusMadison, NJ
24Georgian Court UniversityLakewood, NJ
25New Jersey City UniversityJersey City, NJ