New Jersey contains three schools that offer facilities management programs. Montclair State University, the highest-ranking facilities management school in NJ, has a total student population of 18,171 and is the 247th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 facilities management schools in New Jersey, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, New Jersey Institute of Technology comes out as the most expensive ($15,683/yr), with Montclair State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,392/yr.
Facilities Management students from New Jersey schools who go on to become janitors, custodians, facility managers, head custodians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,090,400 people working as janitors and cleaners alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $24,120. Also, Emergency management specialists make on average $56,900 per year and there are about 13,060 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Jersey alone, there are 550 employed emergency management specialists earning an average yearly salary of $58,620. Janitors and cleaners in this state earn $26,650/yr and there are 69,330 employed.
Also, within the facilities management schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from facilities 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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