Jersey City, NJ (population: 242,594) has one early childhood education school within its city limits. Hudson County Community College has a total student population of 8,682. It is the 5770th highest ranked school in the USA and the 131st highest in the state of New Jersey (#1 is Rutgers University-New Brunswick). To learn more about early childhood education programs in Jersey City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of early childhood education professors at Hudson County Community College such as Jennifer Dorka, Alison Friars, Euloiza Jorge, Ruben Melendez, Jamie Palaez, and Michelle Powell.
Early Childhood Education students from Jersey City schools who go on to become early childhood educators, preschool teachers, kindergarten teachers, early childhood teachers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,140 people working as education administrators, preschool and child care center/program alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $48,170. Also, Elementary school teachers make on average $53,150 per year and there are about 1,544,300 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area alone, there are 54,350 employed elementary school teachers earning an average salary of $66,170. Education administrators, preschool and child care center/program in this area earn $62,250/yr and there are 2,330 employed.
Jersey City lies in Hudson county, which is one of the 11 counties in New Jersey. Overall, the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area has 5,063,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $27.05/hr average worker wage, and a $56,250 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.460 out of every 1000 jobs in Jersey City are held by education administrators, preschool and child care center/program, and 10.733/1000 are held by elementary school teachers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Hudson County Community College ends up costing a student $4,676/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Jersey City|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||5.8 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||5.9 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||6.3 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||6.9 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||9.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||9.9 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||10.4 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||10.9 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||11.9 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||14.3 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||14.8 miles|