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County College of Morris rated a top community college in New Jersey by Niche

Latest in a Long List of National Recognitions for County College of Morris

RANDOLPH TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – Niche, a market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families, has put County College of Morris (CCM) high on its 2022 list of the Best Community Colleges in New Jersey, placing CCM within the top two in the state.

Niche based its ranking on data from the U.S. Department of Education, considering such factors as tuition, grades, diversity and alumni earnings, along with student surveys submitted to its site. One student who answered the survey stated, “I had a great experience at County College of Morris. For a community college, it offers a surprising amount of options when it comes to courses and class times.”

This ranking follows numerous other national distinctions CCM has gained. Among them are:

  • In the top 1.8 percent of the Best Community Colleges nationwide by Academic Influence.
  • #1 for Best Associated Degrees in New Jersey by Intelligent.
  • #1 for the Most Popular Online Business Associate Degree by Business Degree Central.
  • #1 in New Jersey for Community College Graduates Who Earn the Best Salaries by PayScale – a distinction CCM has held for four consecutive years.

The new Niche ranking follows CCM’s president, Dr. Anthony J. Iacono, being named a Higher Education Influencer in New Jersey by ROI-NJ for leading the college to its position as a top community college. This is the third time, ROI-NJ, one of the state’s leading businesses publications, has named Iacono a predominate leader in higher education.

To learn more about County College of Morris, visit

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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