New Jersey contains six schools that offer curriculum programs. The College of New Jersey, the highest-ranking curriculum school in NJ, has a total student population of 6,980 and is the 75th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 curriculum schools in New Jersey, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rider University comes out as the most expensive ($25,960/yr), with The College of New Jersey as the lowest recorded at only $15,989/yr.
Curriculum students from New Jersey schools who go on to become curriculum and instruction directors, teachers, educators, professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 599,500 people working as teachers and instructors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $41,110. Also, Mathematical science teachers make on average $70,550 per year and there are about 48,100 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Jersey alone, there are 1,230 employed mathematical science teachers earning an average yearly salary of $79,210. Teachers and instructors in this state earn $34,280/yr and there are 26,110 employed.
Also, within the curriculum schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from curriculum, 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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