New Jersey contains eleven schools that offer investment programs. Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the highest-ranking investment school in NJ, has a total student population of 37,366 and is the 55th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 11 investment schools in New Jersey, only 4 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 Bergen Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,688/yr.
Investment students from New Jersey schools who go on to become investment managers, investment bankers, finance analysts, financial planners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. Also, Personal financial advisors make on average $94,180 per year and there are about 149,460 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the investment schools in New Jersey, the average student population is 3,123 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from investment, 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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