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National Acclaim

U.S. News ranks TCNJ #1 for 2015

The College of New Jersey once again is the top public college in U.S. News and World Report’s list of Best Universities-Master’s category for the northern region of the country.

TCNJ remains a Princeton Review “Best Value” for 2014

The College of New Jersey remains a top contender in the search for affordable education with its induction in the 2014 Princeton Review’s book Best Value Colleges: 2014 edition.


Princeton Review names TCNJ one of America’s most environmentally-responsible colleges

The College of New Jersey is one of the most environmentally-responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton Review.


Money Magazine’s Best Colleges

Money Magazine’s college ranking considers quality, affordability and outcomes. Among more than 650 colleges and universities nationally, Money ranks TCNJ 53.


Kiplinger’s ranks TCNJ #1 Best Value Public College in New Jersey

The College of New Jersey is ranked 23rd nationally in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine’s list of the best values in public higher education. TCNJ is regarded as an even better value for out-of-state students, ranking 16th nationally in that category.


TCNJ featured in 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges

The College of New Jersey has again been selected as one of the best and most interesting schools in the 2014 updated edition of the bestselling college guide book, Fiske Guide to Colleges. TCNJ is one of six total New Jersey institutions included and one of the two New Jersey public schools listed. Fiske also touts TCNJ as the second most selective institution in the state.


Barron’s Names TCNJ a “Best Buy in College Education”

Topping off a year of accolades, The College of New Jersey has been selected to appear in Barron’s Best Buys in College Education, available in bookstores now.  Appearing alongside schools such as Penn State and University of California- Berkeley, the College is one of only 247 institutes of higher education nationwide to receive this honor.  Rutgers University-New Brunswick was the only other school in New Jersey to make the cut.