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Best Liberal Arts Colleges in New Jersey

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in New Jersey that offer Liberal Arts degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 34 Liberal Arts schools located within New Jersey. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Liberal Arts Colleges in New Jersey for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Bergen Community College Paramus, NJ

Bergen Community College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 2,005 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 2,004 Associate's degrees, and 1 Certificates degree.

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2 Rowan College at Burlington County Pemberton, NJ

Rowan College at Burlington County offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 959 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 957 Associate's degrees, and 2 Certificates degrees.

3 Camden County College Blackwood, NJ

Camden County College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 696 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 696 Associate's degrees.

4 Middlesex County College Edison, NJ

Middlesex County College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 663 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 663 Associate's degrees.

5 Hudson County Community College Jersey City, NJ

Hudson County Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a mid sized city. In 2015, 533 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 533 Associate's degrees.

6 Union County College Cranford, NJ

Union County College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 607 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 607 Associate's degrees.

7 Ocean County College Toms River, NJ

Ocean County College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 530 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 530 Associate's degrees.

8 Passaic County Community College Paterson, NJ

Passaic County Community College offers 2 Liberal Arts Degree programs. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 548 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 400 Associate's degrees, and 148 Certificates degrees.

9 Rowan College at Gloucester County Sewell, NJ

Rowan College at Gloucester County offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 369 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 369 Associate's degrees.

10 Mercer County Community College West Windsor, NJ

Mercer County Community College offers 1 Liberal Arts Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 260 students graduated in the study area of Liberal Arts with students earning 260 Associate's degrees.

List of all Liberal Arts Colleges in New Jersey

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Bergen Community College Bergen Community College Paramus, NJ
2/5
27 : 1 14,585
Rowan College at Burlington County Rowan College at Burlington County Pemberton, NJ
2/5
35 : 1 8,762
Camden County College Camden County College Blackwood, NJ
2/5
33 : 1 11,263
Middlesex County College Middlesex County College Edison, NJ
2/5
33 : 1 11,662
Hudson County Community College Hudson County Community College Jersey City, NJ
3/5
35 : 1 9,051
Union County College Union County College Cranford, NJ
3/5
38 : 1 11,220
Ocean County College Ocean County College Toms River, NJ
2/5
38 : 1 8,663
Passaic County Community College Passaic County Community College Paterson, NJ
2/5
34 : 1 8,389
Rowan College at Gloucester County Rowan College at Gloucester County Sewell, NJ
2/5
46 : 1 6,836
Mercer County Community College Mercer County Community College West Windsor, NJ
2/5
33 : 1 7,979
Rowan University Rowan University Glassboro, NJ
3/5
19 : 1 16,155
Brookdale Community College Brookdale Community College Lincroft, NJ
2/5
40 : 1 13,835
Raritan Valley Community College Raritan Valley Community College Branchburg, NJ
2/5
35 : 1 8,099
Atlantic Cape Community College Atlantic Cape Community College Mays Landing, NJ
2/5
34 : 1 6,361
County College of Morris County College of Morris Randolph, NJ
3/5
30 : 1 8,026
Rider University Rider University Lawrenceville, NJ
5/5
15 : 1 5,069
Sussex County Community College Sussex County Community College Newton, NJ
2/5
31 : 1 2,732
Ramapo College of New Jersey Ramapo College of New Jersey Mahwah, NJ
3/5
21 : 1 6,026
Cumberland County College Cumberland County College Vineland, NJ
2/5
30 : 1 3,453
Seton Hall University Seton Hall University South Orange, NJ
5/5
15 : 1 9,824
Rutgers University-Camden Rutgers University-Camden Camden, NJ
3/5
16 : 1 6,408
Stockton University Stockton University Galloway, NJ
3/5
22 : 1 8,674
Centenary College Centenary College Hackettstown, NJ
5/5
19 : 1 2,284
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus Teaneck, NJ
5/5
21 : 1 8,652
Monmouth University Monmouth University West Long Branch, NJ
5/5
17 : 1 6,394

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Additional Liberal Arts Degree Facts for New Jersey Schools

New Jersey Schools offering online Liberal Arts degrees

Online Liberal Arts degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 2,004 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Liberal Arts degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Bergen Community College 0 2004 0 0 0
Rowan College at Burlington County 0 957 0 0 0
Ocean County College 0 530 0 0 0
Passaic County Community College 148 400 0 0 0
Brookdale Community College 0 315 0 0 0
How many New Jersey schools offer online Liberal Arts degrees?
  • 1 Certificates
  • 9 Associate's
  • 1 Bachelor's
  • 1 Master's

What Liberal Arts degree programs were earned in New Jersey?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 24 Colleges 9,021 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 7 Colleges 262 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 6 Colleges 158 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 5 Colleges 28 Graduates
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