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New Jersey Universities

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Higher Education in Morris County, New Jersey

Home to a variety of public and private schools, Morris County offers students a range of choices when it comes to higher education. Popular campuses in the area include the internationally recognized Fairleigh Dickinson University, the historic Drew University, the landmark College of Saint Elizabeth, and the highly regarded Seton Hall University, all offering a range of highly regarded undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of fields.


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Drew University’s History

The University has a rich history that began in 1836 when steamboat industrialist, William Gibbons, constructed a Greek revival antebellum-style mansion on an estate of 95 acres. In 1867, railroad tycoon, Daniel Drew purchased the estate and established a theological seminary that trained Methodist ministers. The university maintained its place solely as a seminary school until it expanded and opened the undergraduate liberal arts college in 1928.

Fairleigh Dickinson University Programs

Founded in 1942, this private university offers over 100 individual degree programs to more 12,000 students at four different campuses. Fairleigh Dickenson is highly regarded for its unique international programs offered at its campuses in Vancouver, British Columbia and in Wroxton, Oxfordshire, England.


  • What is significant about the founding purpose of the College of Saint Elizabeth?

    It was founded by the Sisters of Charity of St. Elizabeth and was the first four-year catholic college for women in the state of New Jersey.
  • What programs of study is Seton Hall University well-known for?

    As the oldest diocesan university in the U.S. and the largest Catholic university in New Jersey, Seton Hall University is known for is programs in Business, Law, Education, Nursing, and Diplomacy. Seton Hall’s School of Law is ranked 64th by U.S. News & World Report out of the 100 top law schools in the nation, while its business school is ranked 88th according to Bloomberg Businessweek.

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