Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Anthropology in New Jersey

Find Schools Near

Anthropology Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 125 students earned their Anthropology degrees in NJ.

An Anthropology major is the 112th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Anthropology Majors in New Jersey

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 97
Master’s Degree 18
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 10
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 10

Gender Distribution

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

Anthropology Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.8%
  • Black or African American: 8.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 24.8%
  • White: 52.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.2%
  • Other Races: 6.4%
Anthropology Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Anthropology Grads in New Jersey

18,560 people in the state and 474,750 in the nation are employed in jobs related to anthropology.

Anthropology Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Anthropology Jobs in New Jersey

A typical salary for a anthropology grad in the state is $100,800, compared to a typical salary of $94,080 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 8 colleges in New Jersey that offer anthropology degrees. Learn about the most popular 8 below:

32 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
50,254 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $44,300 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 55% are considered full time. 69% of students get financical aid.

#2

Princeton University

Princeton
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
97% Graduation Rate
8,374 Total Students

The 0.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.10 years to graduate. This private school has an average net price of $9,749.

#3

Monmouth University

West Long Branch
27 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
6,167 Total Students

99% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This private institution charges an average net price of $29,632.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
21,115 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.80% which is lower than average. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 35% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.47 years to complete their degree at Montclair State.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
13,451 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,300 a year. 56% of the teachers are full time. 85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
10,198 Total Students

90% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate is 7.60% which is lower than average. It takes the average student 4.52 years to graduate.

#7

Drew University

Madison
6 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
2,263 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $26,359. The student loan default rate is 5.90% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Seton Hall University

South Orange
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
10,162 Total Students

94% of the teachers are full time. An average student at Seton Hall will pay a net price of $28,903. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

Anthropology Careers in NJ

Some of the careers anthropology majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Managers 7% $127,510

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

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Political Science & Government 822
Economics 822
General Social Sciences 726
Sociology 639
International Relations & Security 200
Criminology 194
Geography & Cartography 76
Other Social Sciences 58

View all majors related to Anthropology

View Nationwide Anthropology Report

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.