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Allied Health Professions Schools in New Jersey

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

An Allied Health Professions major is the 5th most popular major in this state.

Gender Distribution

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

Allied Health Professions Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

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%
Allied Health Professions Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Professions Grads in New Jersey

36,130 people in the state and 1,414,230 in the nation are employed in jobs related to allied health.

Allied Health Professions Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

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.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. The student loan default rate is 7.50% which is lower than average. 55% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

127 Degrees in Major Awarded
824 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,800 a year. This private school has an average net price of $18,595. The 3.20% student loan default rate is lower than average.

106 Degrees in Major Awarded
12,968 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 26%. In their early career, Bergen Community College grads earn an average salary of $27,200.

57 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,488 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $9,508. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. The student loan default rate of 9.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

55 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,048 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $9,593. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Graduates earn an average $22,400 after graduation.

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

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,300 a year. The student loan default rate is 3.80% which is lower than average.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
511 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $19,658. The student to faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

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

99% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. In their early career, Berkeley College - Woodland Park grads earn an average salary of $30,000.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,142 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 100%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 54% of students receive it. A typical student attending Middlesex County College will pay a net price of $8,642.

37 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,489 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 51% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,600 after earning their degree at this institution.

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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