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Secondary Education Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 89 students earned their Secondary Teaching degrees in NJ.

In terms of popularity, Secondary Education is the 14th most popular major in the state out of a total 57 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Secondary Education Majors in New Jersey

Secondary Teaching majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 51
Bachelor’s Degree 29
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a secondary teaching major is more popular with men than with women.

Secondary Education Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of secondary teaching majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 10.1%
  • Black or African American: 3.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.2%
  • White: 62.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 12.4%
Secondary Education Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Secondary Education Grads in New Jersey

There are 29,140 people in the state and 1,051,570 people in the nation working in secondary teaching jobs.

Secondary Education Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Secondary Education Jobs in New Jersey

Secondary Teaching grads earn an average of $76,390 in the state and $64,340 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in New Jersey that offer secondary teaching degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
7,686 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

#2

Rider University

Lawrenceville
24 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
4,824 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at Rider. The student loan default rate is 4.30% which is lower than average.

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

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,259. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it.

#4

Drew University

Madison
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
2,263 Total Students

The average student takes 4.08 years to complete their degree at Drew. This private school has an average net price of $26,359. 61% of the teachers are full time.

#5

Seton Hall University

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 94%. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $28,903.

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

The student loan default rate is 6.80% which is lower than average. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,200 a year. This private institution charges an average net price of $22,967.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
39% Graduation Rate
2,004 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.63 years to graduate. 40% of the teachers are full time.

Secondary Education Careers in NJ

Some of the careers secondary teaching majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
High School Teachers 2% $74,700

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to secondary teaching.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Elementary Education 527
Teacher Education 358
Kindergarten/Preschool Education 144
Teacher Development & Methodology 130
Early Childhood Education 96
Adult & Continuing Education 25

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View Nationwide Secondary Education Report

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