New Jersey contains 76 schools that offer business and finance programs. Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the highest-ranking business and finance school in NJ, has a total student population of 37,366 and is the 55th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 76 business and finance schools in New Jersey, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Sanford-Brown Institute comes out as the most expensive ($50,832/yr), with New Jersey City University as the lowest recorded at only $6,871/yr.
Business and Finance students from New Jersey schools who go on to become business and finance professionals, event planners, web developers, SEOs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,063,670 people working as business and financial operations employees alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,900. Also, Wholesale and retail buyers make on average $55,480 per year and there are about 116,900 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Jersey alone, there are 5,610 employed wholesale and retail buyers earning an average yearly salary of $67,330. Business and financial operations employees in this state earn $72,730/yr and there are 202,440 employed.
Also, within the business and finance schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from business and finance, 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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