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Business Administration & Management Schools in New Jersey

8,853 students earned Business Administration degrees in New Jersey in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Business Administration & Management is the 1st most popular major in the 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
Bachelor’s Degree 4,377
Master’s Degree 2,277
Associate’s Degree 1,966
Post-Master’s Certificate 133
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 133
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 44
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 44
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 32
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 24

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: 9.6%
  • Black or African American: 9.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.9%
  • White: 48.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.8%
  • Other Races: 9.0%
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 52 colleges in New Jersey that offer business administration degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

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

The student loan default rate of 4.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,900 after earning their degree at this institution. This public school has an average net price of $19,949.

715 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
13,605 Total Students

The 3.80% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 85% get financial aid.

#3

Monmouth University

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $41,300 after earning their degree at this institution. This private school has an average net price of $29,632. The average student takes 4.22 years to complete their degree at Monmouth.

387 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
9,934 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $20,399. It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate. 51% of the teachers are full time.

#5

Rowan University

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

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Graduates earn an average $38,500 after graduation. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at Rowan.

338 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,227 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $46,200 after earning their degree at this institution. The student loan default rate of 7.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It takes the average student 4.16 years to graduate. Of all the students who attend this school, 83% get financial aid.

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

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $44,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. A typical student attending Rutgers Camden will pay a net price of $13,293.

313 Degrees in Major Awarded
82% Graduation Rate
7,283 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.90%.

305 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,489 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. A typical student attending Brookdale Community College will pay a net price of $7,987. Graduates earn an average $26,600 after graduation.

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
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
Office and Administrative Support Worker Supervisors 4% $60,830
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 2,252
Finance & Financial Management 1,261
Human Resource Management 1,002
Marketing 746
Management Sciences & Methods 627
Business & Commerce 572
Hospitality Management 227
Management Information Systems 216

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