The College of New Jersey Rankings by Salary Score

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The College of New Jersey is ranked on 4 lists of the best colleges by earnings one year out of college.


Salary and Debt by Major at The College of New Jersey

We calculated a salary score for each of The College of New Jersey's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at The College of New Jersey to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is based on the school's by-program performance weighted by student enrollment in each program. Data is sourced from the December 2020 release of the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid. Debt and salary numbers are shown rounded to the nearest $10.

Salary Scores for TCNJ Bachelor's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 98 99% 99% $20,340 $65,510 98
Biology, General 6 90% 90% $20,500 $20,820 6
Business Administration, Management and Operations 90 98% 98% $21,500 $54,010 90
Chemistry 67 100% 100% $23,500 $41,570 67
Civil Engineering 44 100% 100% $20,990 $60,520 44
Communication and Media Studies 84 96% 96% $23,250 $39,810 84
Computer and Information Sciences, General 88 100% 100% $25,000 $76,460 88
Criminal Justice and Corrections 25 100% 100% $19,760 $31,130 25
Design and Applied Arts 65 100% 100% Not Reported $38,290 65
Economics 61 100% 100% Not Reported $52,110 61
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 35 95% 95% Not Reported $67,240 35
Engineering Science 35 100% 100% Not Reported $62,260 35
English Language and Literature, General 82 95% 95% $26,000 $34,700 82
Fine and Studio Arts 98 96% 96% $25,000 $36,850 98
International Relations and National Security Studies 76 100% 100% $21,510 $42,680 76
Journalism 20 100% 100% $27,000 $28,020 20
Mathematics 84 94% 94% $25,000 $57,320 84
Mechanical Engineering 33 100% 100% $27,000 $63,010 33
Physics 1 79% 79% Not Reported $16,170 1
Political Science and Government 51 100% 100% $26,000 $35,590 51
Psychology, General 80 93% 93% $21,270 $33,990 80
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 73 100% 100% $27,000 $72,410 73
Sociology 74 93% 93% $25,000 $36,130 74
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 100 99% 99% $25,000 $51,330 100
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 99 98% 98% $24,500 $50,320 99

Salary Scores for TCNJ Master's Degrees

Field of Study Salary Score Employment Rate Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Educational Administration and Supervision 59 97% 97% $20,500 $59,690 59
English Language and Literature, General 97 100% 100% Not Reported $55,960 97
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 74 100% 100% Not Reported $115,340 74
Special Education and Teaching 81 100% 100% $20,500 $56,970 81
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 86 98% 98% $41,000 $52,110 86
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 86 84% 84% $23,520 $54,880 86
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 73 100% 100% $28,130 $55,000 73
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language 76 69% 69% Not Reported $57,320 76

Reviews by Program

Most Recent Reviews

Selena 5/10/2018

The faculty at TCNJ provided me with every resource that I could possibly need to succeed in earning my degree. I was able to develop close personal relationships with my professors, my advisor, and even the head of my department. I felt fully supported through my entire undergraduate experience.

Wes 2/9/2018

I was a finance major and economics minor at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ). The business school at TCNJ is top-notch in terms of faculty quality and academic rigor. For the most part, the professors, and adjuncts are extremely knowledgeable on their specializations and are attentive to student concerns. The job prospects post-graduation are decent as well, and a host of career fairs, student-organizations, and networking events offer a good place to kick-off. Additionally, the business school contains a... Read More