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Allied Health Professions Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 1,138 students earned their Allied Health degrees in NJ.

As a degree choice, Allied Health Professions is the 5th most popular major in the state.

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a allied health major is more popular with women than with men.

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Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of allied health majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 8.9%
  • Black or African American: 10.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.7%
  • White: 49.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.9%
  • Other Races: 7.0%
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Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in New Jersey

There are 36,130 people in the state and 1,414,230 people in the nation working in allied health jobs.

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Wages for Allied Health Professions Jobs in New Jersey

In this state, allied health grads earn an average of $66,730. Nationwide, they make an average of $61,540.

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There are 47 colleges in New Jersey that offer allied health degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

150 Degrees in Major Awarded
406 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. The student loan default rate of 7.50% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 55% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
824 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,800 after earning their degree at this institution. The 3.20% student loan default rate is lower than average. This private school has an average net price of $18,595.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,968 Total Students

In their early career, Bergen Community College grads earn an average salary of $27,200. This public school has an average net price of $9,678. The full-time teacher rate is 26%.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,488 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 9.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Graduates earn an average $30,600 after graduation.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,048 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid.

51 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
50,173 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 55%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,300 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.80% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
511 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 42% of the teachers are full time.

44 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
2,858 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,142 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year. A typical student attending Middlesex County College will pay a net price of $8,642. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,489 Total Students

51% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 22 to 1.

Allied Health Professions Careers in NJ

Some of the careers allied health majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 21% $76,740
Health Technologists and Technicians 17% $50,790
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists 13% $79,840
Surgical Technologists 10% $53,070
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 9% $32,520
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians 8% $74,720
Nuclear Medicine Technologists 6% $91,590

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to allied health.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Allied Health Services 2,470
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,690
Health Sciences & Services 1,172
Health/Medical Admin Services 669
Dental Support Services 453
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 316
Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 254
Mental & Social Health Services 199

View all majors related to Allied Health Professions

View Nationwide Allied Health Professions Report

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