New Jersey has a number of colleges and universities with different qualities that should be considered. From a safety standpoint, Monmouth University beats out William Patterson University of New Jersey with a safety score of 92.6 out of 100 to 90.9 out of 100.

The average student loan varies from school to school with Centenary College having the highest average outstanding student loan amount of $8356. However, students are able to save some money by searching online for cheap textbooks with our textbook search engine located in the sidebar.

When determining the best overall college or university in New Jersey, including multiple factors such as quality of education, safety, cost and student reviews – Princeton University scores highest with a 99.4 out of 100 score, followed by Stevens Institute of Technology (95.6) and The College of New Jersey (93.9). For more detailed information on particular schools select from the list below:

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