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Higher Education Administration Schools in New Jersey

53 students earned Higher Education/Higher Education Administration degrees in New Jersey in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Higher Education Administration is the 18th most popular major out of a total 57 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Higher Education Administration Majors in New Jersey

Higher Education/Higher Education Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 33
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 20
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 20
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 20

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a higher education/higher education administration major is more popular with women than with men.

Higher Education Administration Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of higher education/higher education administration majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 5.7%
  • Black or African American: 24.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.6%
  • White: 37.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 9.4%
Higher Education Administration Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Higher Education Administration Grads in New Jersey

There are 2,560 people in the state and 184,430 people in the nation working in higher education/higher education administration jobs.

Higher Education Administration Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Higher Education Administration Jobs in New Jersey

In this state, higher education/higher education administration grads earn an average of $100,040. Nationwide, they make an average of $89,570.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in New Jersey that offer higher education/higher education administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
10,198 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,700 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 90% get financial aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.60%.

#2

Seton Hall University

South Orange
17 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
10,162 Total Students

In their early career, Seton Hall grads earn an average salary of $44,800. 94% of the teachers are full time. It takes the average student 4.17 years to graduate.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
2,189 Total Students

In their early career, Caldwell grads earn an average salary of $32,200. Most students complete their degree in 4.39 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
7,871 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.45 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.60%. 14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,452 Total Students

An average student at Saint Peter's College will pay a net price of $12,412. Most students complete their degree in 4.33 years. The full-time teacher rate is 34%.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
3,483 Total Students

In their early career, FDU grads earn an average salary of $38,200. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 7.60%. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

Higher Education Administration Careers in NJ

Some of the careers higher education/higher education administration majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Education Administrators 11% $96,310
Postsecondary Education Administrators 8% $130,760

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to higher education/higher education administration.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
General Educational Leadership 665
Curriculum Administration 89
Urban Education & Leadership 53
Elementary & Jr High Administration 39
Community College Education 26
Secondary School Administration 7

View all majors related to Higher Education Administration

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