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General Engineering Schools in New Jersey

204 students earned Engineering degrees in New Jersey in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, General Engineering is the 88th most popular major out of a total 285 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of General Engineering Majors in New Jersey

Engineering majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 171
Master’s Degree 27
Bachelor’s Degree 4
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 2
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 2

Gender Distribution

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

General Engineering Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.9%
  • Black or African American: 8.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 29.9%
  • White: 38.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 10.3%
  • Other Races: 7.8%
General Engineering Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for General Engineering Grads in New Jersey

In this state, there are 8,760 people employed in jobs related to an engineering degree, compared to 367,850 nationwide.

General Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for General Engineering Jobs in New Jersey

Engineering grads earn an average of $114,990 in the state and $113,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 12 colleges in New Jersey that offer engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,412 Total Students

A typical student attending Union County College will pay a net price of $3,500. Of all the students who attend this school, 69% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 22%.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,856 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 51% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,987.

#3

Rowan University

Glassboro
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
19,465 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 full-time teacher rate is 49%.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,514 Total Students

76% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,700 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,130 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,487. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 67% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 28 to 1.

#6

Ocean County College

Toms River
14 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,176 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $12,026. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,973 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,593. 77% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,934 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 84% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. In their early career, Cumberland County College grads earn an average salary of $25,200.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
11,423 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.73 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.80%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

#10

Salem Community College

Carneys Point
1 Degrees in Major Awarded
879 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. In their early career, Salem County College grads earn an average salary of $25,600.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
6,929 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $37,598.

General Engineering Careers in NJ

Some of the careers engineering majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Engineering Professors 11% $0
Architectural and Engineering Managers 9% $153,720
Engineers 5% $116,570

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

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Mechanical Engineering 1,044
Electrical Engineering 941
Civil Engineering 613
Chemical Engineering 476
Biomedical Engineering 363
Systems Engineering 360
Computer Engineering 338
Engineering Science 208

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