Schools in New Jersey Near Fort Monmouth
Originally called Camp Little Silver, Fort Monmouth sits a few miles from the Jersey shore, 40 miles south of Newark. Supporting a unique community of 40,000 members of the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Reserves including employees, contractors, active military and family members, and retirees, Fort Monmouth offers services and amenities including:
- Recreational center
- Day care and youth center
- Workout facility
You can also find leisure activities to enjoy off-duty like arts and crafts, golf, auto hobby, and bowling. Newark is teeming with cultural and recreational venues. The New Jersey Arts Center, the Newark Museum, the Ironbound District, and the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart are all must-sees in the area. Fort Monmouth proudly supports its large and varied community with many educational, recreational, and health-based services.
While there are no on-base Fort Monmouth colleges, the surrounding community hosts a number of schools: Brookdale Community College, Ocean County Community College, New Jersey Institute of Technology, and Monmouth University--and there are of course online education options as well.
This list does not include all schools that accept GI Bill funding or VA Benefits. For a more complete list of schools, click here.
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