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Business Administration & Management Schools in New Jersey

2,442 students earned Business Administration degrees in New Jersey in the 2018-2019 year.

A Business Administration & Management major is the 1st most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Business Administration & Management Majors in New Jersey

Business Administration majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 2,277
Post-Master’s Certificate 133
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 133
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 32

Gender Distribution

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

Business Administration & Management Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 15.7%
  • Black or African American: 10.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 11.4%
  • White: 41.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 11.0%
  • Other Races: 10.1%
Business Administration & Management Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business Administration & Management Grads in New Jersey

248,590 people in the state and 9,785,040 in the nation are employed in jobs related to business administration.

Business Administration & Management Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Business Administration & Management Jobs in New Jersey

A typical salary for a business administration grad in the state is $124,130, compared to a typical salary of $103,110 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 26 colleges in New Jersey that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

It takes the average student 4.58 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.80%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,300 a year.

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

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $19,949. The student loan default rate is 4.80% which is lower than average. 35% of the teachers are full time.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $68,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The 0.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. 99% of students get financical aid.

189 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
7,871 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 7.60% which is lower than average. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,200 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.45 years to complete their degree at FDU.

#5

Seton Hall University

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

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

109 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
7,171 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.80%. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,293. 94% of students get financical aid.

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

87% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Graduates earn an average $34,700 after graduation.

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

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $18,696. The student loan default rate is 4.80% which is lower than average. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

#9

Rider University

Lawrenceville
83 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
4,824 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 44% are considered full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,200 a year. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#10

Monmouth University

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

The average student takes 4.22 years to complete their degree at Monmouth. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.80%.

Business Administration & Management Careers in NJ

Some of the careers business administration majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Social and Community Service Managers 19% $82,240
Business Professors 17% $96,490
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 13% $111,750
Cost Estimators 12% $69,960
Management Analysts 11% $97,860
Artist, Athlete, and Performer Agents and Business Managers 10% $74,290
Logisticians 10% $78,620
Construction Managers 10% $131,130
General and Operations Managers 10% $140,130
Natural Sciences Managers 9% $166,190
Administrative Services Managers 8% $118,540
Purchasing Managers 8% $150,840
Computer and Information Systems Managers 8% $161,450
Sales Managers 8% $149,770
Managers 7% $127,510
Industrial Production Managers 6% $120,960
Retail Sales Supervisors 5% $47,940
Chief Executives -6% $208,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Accounting 532
Management Sciences & Methods 437
Human Resource Management 313
Hospitality Management 33
Finance & Financial Management 27
Construction Management 27
Insurance 21
Specialized Sales 21

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