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Business & Commerce Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 572 students earned their General Business degrees in NJ.

In this state, Business & Commerce is the 8th most popular major out of a total 26 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Business & Commerce Majors in New Jersey

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Associate’s Degree 513
Bachelor’s Degree 53
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 6
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 6

Gender Distribution

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

Business & Commerce Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.5%
  • Black or African American: 14.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 32.9%
  • White: 32.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.7%
  • Other Races: 9.4%
Business & Commerce Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Business & Commerce Grads in New Jersey

129,200 people in the state and 5,325,510 in the nation are employed in jobs related to general business.

Business & Commerce Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Business & Commerce Jobs in New Jersey

General Business grads earn an average of $130,770 in the state and $103,330 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in New Jersey that offer general business degrees. Learn about the most popular 13 below:

206 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,793 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $7,128. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 53% of students receive it.

148 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,181 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 22%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 69% of students receive it. 24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

105 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,497 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,200 after graduation. 77% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $9,272.

67 Degrees in Major Awarded
0% Graduation Rate
973 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,100 after earning their degree at this institution. The full-time teacher rate is 14%. 67% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,480 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. 37% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $5,125.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,489 Total Students

51% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1.

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

Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Ocean County College

Toms River
2 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,171 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 57% of students get financical aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,026.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
3,366 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.33 years. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 100% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
8,206 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 27%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $38,200 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 99% of students receive it.

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

An average student at Stevens will pay a net price of $37,598. 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%.

0 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.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,989 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. A typical student attending Cumberland County College will pay a net price of $7,736. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $25,200 a year.

Business & Commerce Careers in NJ

Some of the careers general business 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
Construction Managers 10% $131,130
General and Operations Managers 10% $140,130
Administrative Services Managers 8% $118,540
Sales Managers 8% $149,770
Managers 7% $127,510
Industrial Production Managers 6% $120,960
Chief Executives -6% $208,000

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

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Business Administration & Management 8,853
Accounting 2,252
Finance & Financial Management 1,261
Human Resource Management 1,002
Marketing 746
Management Sciences & Methods 627
Hospitality Management 227
Management Information Systems 216

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