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Urban Studies Schools in New Jersey

28 Urban Studies students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Urban Studies is the 185th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Urban Studies Majors in New Jersey

Urban Studies majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 28

Gender Distribution

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

Urban Studies Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 10.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.7%
  • White: 64.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 10.7%
Urban Studies Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Urban Studies Grads in New Jersey

In this state, there are 19,080 people employed in jobs related to an urban studies degree, compared to 521,060 nationwide.

Urban Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Urban Studies Jobs in New Jersey

In this state, urban studies grads earn an average of $100,810. Nationwide, they make an average of $87,950.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in New Jersey that offer urban studies degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

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

It takes the average student 4.30 years to graduate. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,300 after earning their degree at this institution. 15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
7,233 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 44%. The student loan default rate of 3.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 94% get financial aid.

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

An average student at Saint Peter's College will pay a net price of $12,412. Most students complete their degree in 4.33 years. The full-time teacher rate is 34%.

Urban Studies Careers in NJ

Some of the careers urban studies majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Social Sciences Professors 12% $81,140
Managers 7% $127,510
Urban and Regional Planners 4% $71,240

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

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Political Science & Government 822
Economics 822
General Social Sciences 726
Sociology 639
International Relations & Security 200
Criminology 194
Anthropology 125
Geography & Cartography 76

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