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Teacher Education Subject Specific Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 869 students earned their Subject Specific Ed degrees in NJ.

In terms of popularity, Teacher Education Subject Specific is the 26th most popular major in the state out of a total 285 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in New Jersey

Subject Specific Ed majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 507
Master’s Degree 324
Associate’s Degree 22
Post-Master’s Certificate 11
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 11
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 5
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 5

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a subject specific ed major is more popular with women than with men.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of subject specific ed majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.8%
  • White: 70.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.7%
  • Other Races: 6.6%
Teacher Education Subject Specific Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Teacher Education Subject Specific Grads in New Jersey

149,370 people in the state and 4,833,480 in the nation are employed in jobs related to subject specific ed.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Teacher Education Subject Specific Jobs in New Jersey

A typical salary for a subject specific ed grad in the state is $92,110, compared to a typical salary of $85,450 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 16 colleges in New Jersey that offer subject specific ed degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

#1

Rowan University

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.37 years. Graduates earn an average $38,500 after graduation. 84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

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

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,800 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending Kean will pay a net price of $18,547.

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

Most students complete their degree in 4.30 years. The full-time teacher rate is 55%. In their early career, Rutgers New Brunswick grads earn an average salary of $44,300.

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

The full-time teacher rate is 35%. Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid. The student loan default rate of 4.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 13 to 1. The average student takes 4.16 years to complete their degree at TCNJ. 44% of the teachers are full time.

#6

Rider University

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

44% of the teachers are full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $28,387. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $41,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
10,105 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 87%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $16,259. The student loan default rate of 7.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

#8

Centenary University

Hackettstown
31 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
1,681 Total Students

The 7.50% student loan default rate is lower than average. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
3,233 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $33,400 after graduation. The average student takes 4.33 years to complete their degree at Saint Peter's College. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,434 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $10,521. 100% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 21 to 1.

#10

Monmouth University

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

The 3.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $41,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

Teacher Education Subject Specific Careers in NJ

Some of the careers subject specific ed majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors 21% $53,290
Health Specialties Professors 21% $92,890
Coaches and Scouts 18% $45,550
Business Professors 17% $96,490
Psychology Professors 12% $87,050
Biological Science Professors 12% $90,490
Social Sciences Professors 12% $81,140
Vocational Education Professors 11% $57,620
English Language and Literature Professors 10% $74,320
Recreation and Fitness Studies Professors 10% $65,120
Sociology Professors 8% $81,960
Mathematical Science Professors 8% $81,790
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 8% $75,310
Computer Science Professors 8% $94,150
Economics Professors 8% $102,430
History Professors 8% $80,960
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 8% $79,500
Environmental Science Professors 7% $91,370
Education Professors 7% $78,960
Physics Postsecondary Professors 7% $99,000
Chemistry Professors 6% $0
Teachers 6% $0
Political Science Professors 6% $0
High School Teachers 2% $74,700
Middle School Teachers 2% $69,710
Elementary School Teachers 2% $67,160
Technical Education High School Teachers 1% $67,310
Librarians 1% $64,320
Agricultural Sciences Professors 0% $0
Technical Education Teachers 0% $0

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to subject specific ed.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Teacher Education Grade Specific 1,369
Educational Administration 932
General Education 798
Special Education 735
Student Counseling 457
Other Education 89
Instructional Media Design 67
Teaching English or French 39

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