New Jersey contains 29 schools that offer emergency management programs. Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the highest-ranking emergency management school in NJ, has a total student population of 37,366 and is the 55th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 29 emergency management schools in New Jersey, only 9 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.
Emergency Management students from New Jersey schools who go on to become emergency management coordinators, EMTs, paramedics, emergency managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,060 people working as emergency management specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,900. Also, Management analysts make on average $84,650 per year and there are about 552,770 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Jersey alone, there are 14,440 employed management analysts earning an average yearly salary of $90,770. Emergency management specialists in this state earn $58,620/yr and there are 550 employed.
Also, within the emergency management schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from emergency management, 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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