New Jersey contains three schools that offer christian programs. Drew University, the highest-ranking christian school in NJ, has a total student population of 2,667 and is the 212th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 christian schools in New Jersey, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drew University comes out as the most expensive ($34,379/yr), with Somerset Christian College as the lowest recorded at only $11,333/yr.
Christian students from New Jersey schools who go on to become pastors, ministers, priests, christian faith workers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 6,140 people working as religious workers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,160. Also, Community and social services employees make on average $42,750 per year and there are about 1,891,320 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Jersey alone, there are 60,060 employed community and social services employees earning an average yearly salary of $49,760. Religious workers in this state earn $42,350/yr and there are 410 employed.
Also, within the christian schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from christian, 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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