The College of New Jersey Rankings Based on Salary

  • The College of New Jersey ranks better than 89% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • The College of New Jersey ranks better than only 50% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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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 a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.

Salary Scores for TCNJ Bachelor's Degrees

TCNJ ranks higher than 89% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 98% $20,338 $65,512 98%
Biology, General 6% $20,500 $20,824 6%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 90% $21,500 $54,009 90%
Chemistry 67% $23,500 $41,565 67%
Civil Engineering 44% $20,986 $60,523 44%
Communication and Media Studies 84% $23,250 $39,814 84%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 88% $25,000 $76,460 88%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 25% $19,755 $31,133 25%
Design and Applied Arts 65% Not Reported $38,289 65%
Economics 61% Not Reported $52,107 61%
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 35% Not Reported $67,240 35%
Engineering Science 35% Not Reported $62,260 35%
English Language and Literature, General 82% $26,000 $34,704 82%
Fine and Studio Arts 98% $25,000 $36,852 98%
International Relations and National Security Studies 76% $21,514 $42,682 76%
Journalism 20% $27,000 $28,019 20%
Mathematics 84% $25,000 $57,318 84%
Mechanical Engineering 33% $27,000 $63,005 33%
Physics 1% Not Reported $16,169 1%
Political Science and Government 51% $26,000 $35,594 51%
Psychology, General 80% $21,271 $33,993 80%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 73% $27,000 $72,413 73%
Sociology 74% $25,000 $36,134 74%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 99% $25,000 $51,333 99%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 99% $24,500 $50,320 99%

Salary Scores for TCNJ Master's Degrees

TCNJ ranks higher than 79% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Educational Administration and Supervision 59% $20,500 $59,688 59%
English Language and Literature, General 97% Not Reported $55,964 97%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 74% Not Reported $115,339 74%
Special Education and Teaching 81% $20,500 $56,968 81%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 86% $41,000 $52,107 86%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 86% $23,522 $54,880 86%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 73% $28,134 $54,996 73%
Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language 76% Not Reported $57,318 76%

The College of New Jersey Reviews

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