New Jersey contains thirteen schools that offer banking programs. Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the highest-ranking banking school in NJ, has a total student population of 37,366 and is the 55th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 banking schools in New Jersey, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham comes out as the most expensive ($26,891/yr), with Camden County College as the lowest recorded at only $3,258/yr.
Banking students from New Jersey schools who go on to become bankers, tellers, investment bankers, financial managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 153,720 people working as financial specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,810. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Jersey alone, there are 202,440 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $72,730. Financial specialists in this state earn $65,810/yr and there are 7,900 employed.
Also, within the banking schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from banking, there are 3172 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,929 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $8,300, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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