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Student Counseling Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 457 students earned their Student Counseling degrees in NJ.

In this state, Student Counseling is the 51st most popular major out of a total 285 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Student Counseling Majors in New Jersey

Student Counseling majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 435
Post-Master’s Certificate 18
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 18
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 4
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 4

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a student counseling major is more popular with women than with men.

Student Counseling Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of student counseling majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.6%
  • Black or African American: 14.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.5%
  • White: 57.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 8.8%
Student Counseling Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Student Counseling Grads in New Jersey

7,090 people in the state and 285,460 in the nation are employed in jobs related to student counseling.

Student Counseling Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Student Counseling Jobs in New Jersey

A typical salary for a student counseling grad in the state is $72,050, compared to a typical salary of $60,160 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in New Jersey that offer student counseling degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

100 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
21,007 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $36,900 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%. 81% of students get financical aid.

90 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
14,309 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $18,547. The student loan default rate is 6.90% which is lower than average. The average student takes 4.72 years to complete their degree at Kean.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
7,949 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,400 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,841.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
50,173 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at Rutgers New Brunswick. Of all the students who attend this school, 69% get financial aid.

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
7,821 Total Students

83% of students get financical aid. In their early career, TCNJ grads earn an average salary of $49,200. It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate.

#6

Seton Hall University

South Orange
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
10,219 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $28,903. 98% of students get financical aid. The average student takes 4.17 years to complete their degree at Seton Hall.

#7

Rider University

Lawrenceville
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
4,674 Total Students

The average student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree at Rider. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $28,387. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time.

#8

Rowan University

Glassboro
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
19,618 Total Students

A typical student attending Rowan will pay a net price of $25,529. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at Rowan. The student loan default rate is 5.60% which is lower than average.

#8

Monmouth University

West Long Branch
25 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
5,953 Total Students

An average student at Monmouth will pay a net price of $29,632. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

#10

Saint Peter's University

Jersey City
22 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,233 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 34% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

Student Counseling Careers in NJ

Some of the careers student counseling majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors 7% $69,090

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to student counseling.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,369
Educational Administration 932
Teacher Education Subject Specific 869
General Education 798
Special Education 735
Other Education 89
Instructional Media Design 67
Teaching English or French 39

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