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Schools in New Jersey Near Picatinny Arsenal

Picatinny Arsenal provides virtually all of the lethal mechanisms used in Army weapon systems and other military services.

Situated in Morris County, New Jersey, Picatinny offers much in the way of historic getaways, cultural heritage, parks and recreation, and cultural events. Noteworthy attractions include the Morris Museum, Revolutionary War sites, and Morristown National Historic Park. Soldiers should also find plenty to do on the base, where programs and services include recreation, fitness, family support, golf, and entertainment. Located just 25 miles west of New York City, Morris County combines small-town charm with big-city amenities.

Fast facts about Picatinny Arsenal:

  • Size of base: 80 military, 256 family members, 4,200 civilian employees
  • Average temperature: 40-83 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Geography: Area is between the Pocono Mountains and the Jersey Shore

Picatinny Arsenal Education

Picatinny Arsenal is the ideal place to further your education. Just consider the extensive list of colleges and universities less than 40 miles away including: Bloomfield College, College of Saint Elizabeth, Drew University, Fairleigh Dickinson University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Rutgers University, and Seton Hall University to name just a few. There also are area technical schools and two-year programs as well as countless online college options.

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