Essex County College

Newark, NJ, USA
2.92 Average Rating

Essex County College is a 2-year community college in Newark, New Jersey, offering 49 degrees across seven departments. On top of being a short 20 minute train ride from New York City, ECC ranks first among all New Jersey 2-year schools in students successfully transferred to Rutgers University, Montclair State University, and the New Jersey Institute of Technology. ECC’s campus is home to the Africana Institute, a center for research relating to the African global experience that also hosts visiting scholars and performers.


Average Net Price
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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
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What Students Are Saying

2.92 Average Rating
essex county college is a good college for new jersey students to start from before one enters to a four year college; as a result, nj students receive many benefits in essex county from scholarships to helpful programs. essex county also supply: finical advisory, tax filling and good transferring guidance. essex county also supply residents outside of nj with benefits as well; essex county is a good place to start for a freshman student.
Pablo from Newark, NJ
The environment is not all bad, but tends to be a little crowded at times. The campus is pretty safe and I attend day and night classes. There is sufficient parking for students which save me money feeding the meters and getting tickets.
Dianne from Newark, NJ

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