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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in New Jersey

869 students earned Subject Specific Ed degrees in New Jersey in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Teacher Education Subject Specific is the 3rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in New Jersey

Subject Specific Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 507
Master’s Degree 324
Associate’s Degree 22
Post-Master’s Certificate 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 11
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a subject specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of subject specific ed majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.8%
  • White: 70.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 6.6%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in New Jersey

In this state, there are 149,370 people employed in jobs related to a subject specific ed degree, compared to 4,833,480 nationwide.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in New Jersey

Subject Specific Ed grads earn an average of $92,110 in the state and $85,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 16 colleges in New Jersey that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

#1

Rowan University

Glassboro
252 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
19,618 Total Students

In their early career, Rowan grads earn an average salary of $38,500. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $25,529. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.

119 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
14,309 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It takes the average student 4.72 years to graduate. The full-time teacher rate is 26%.

117 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
50,173 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.80%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time. It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate.

104 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
21,007 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $19,949. The average student takes 4.47 years to complete their degree at Montclair State. 81% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

104 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
7,821 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $49,200 after earning their degree at this institution. Most students complete their degree in 4.16 years. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $27,026.

#6

Rider University

Lawrenceville
42 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
4,674 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $28,387. It takes the average student 4.13 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,200 a year.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
10,105 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate. A typical student attending William Paterson University will pay a net price of $16,259. Graduates earn an average $34,700 after graduation.

#8

Centenary University

Hackettstown
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
1,681 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $20,117. In their early career, Centenary grads earn an average salary of $37,900. The average student takes 4.25 years to complete their degree at Centenary.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,233 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $12,412. The full-time teacher rate is 34%. Most students complete their degree in 4.33 years.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,434 Total Students

A typical student attending Essex will pay a net price of $10,521. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Graduates earn an average $22,700 after graduation.

#10

Monmouth University

West Long Branch
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
5,953 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.22 years to graduate. This private institution charges an average net price of $29,632. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.80%.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in NJ

Some of the careers subject specific ed majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 21% $53,290
Health Specialties Professors 21% $92,890
Coaches and Scouts 18% $45,550
Business Professors 17% $96,490
Psychology Professors 12% $87,050
Biological Science Professors 12% $90,490
Social Sciences Professors 12% $81,140
Vocational Education Professors 11% $57,620
English Language and Literature Professors 10% $74,320
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 10% $65,120
Sociology Professors 8% $81,960
Mathematical Science Professors 8% $81,790
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 8% $75,310
Computer Science Professors 8% $94,150
Economics Professors 8% $102,430
History Professors 8% $80,960
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 8% $79,500
Environmental Science Professors 7% $91,370
Education Professors 7% $78,960
Physics Postsecondary Professors 7% $99,000
Chemistry Professors 6% $0
Teachers 6% $0
Political Science Professors 6% $0
High School Teachers 2% $74,700
Middle School Teachers 2% $69,710
Elementary School Teachers 2% $67,160
Technical Education High School Teachers 1% $67,310
Librarians 1% $64,320
Agricultural Sciences Professors 0% $0
Technical Education Teachers 0% $0

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to subject specific ed.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,369
Educational Administration 932
General Education 798
Special Education 735
Student Counseling 457
Other Education 89
Instructional Media Design 67
Teaching English or French 39

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