Art Schools In New Jersey

There are 39 accredited art schools in New Jersey for faculty who teach art classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in art in the state of New Jersey, which encompasses art training at the following levels:

  • Art Certificate
  • Associates degree in Art
  • Bachelors degree in Art
  • Masters degree in Art
  • PhD degree in Art


Schools

  1. Bergen Community College

    400 Paramus Rd, Paramus, New Jersey 07652-1595

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  2. Berkeley College in Woodland Park

    44 Rifle Camp Rd, Woodland Park, New Jersey 07424

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  3. Brookdale Community College

    765 Newman Springs Rd, Lincroft, New Jersey 07738-1597

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  4. Burlington County College

    601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road, Pemberton, New Jersey 08068-1599

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  5. Caldwell College

    120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, New Jersey 07006-6195

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  6. Camden County College

    College Drive, Blackwood, New Jersey 08012

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  7. Centenary College

    400 Jefferson St, Hackettstown, New Jersey 07840

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  8. County College of Morris

    214 Center Grove Rd, Randolph, New Jersey 07869-2086

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  9. Cumberland County College

    3322 College Drive, Vineland, New Jersey 08362-1500

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  10. Drew University

    36 Madison Ave, Madison, New Jersey 07940

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  11. duCret School of Arts

    1030 Central Ave, Plainfield, New Jersey 07060

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  12. Essex County College

    303 University Ave, Newark, New Jersey 07102

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  13. Felician College

    262 S Main St, Lodi, New Jersey 07644

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  14. Georgian Court University

    900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, New Jersey 08701-2697

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  15. Rowan University

    201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, New Jersey 08028

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  16. Hudson County Community College

    70 Sip Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

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  17. New Jersey City University

    2039 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, New Jersey 07305

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  18. Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art

    37 Myrtle Ave, Dover, New Jersey 07801

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  19. Kean University

    1000 Morris Ave, Union, New Jersey 07083-0411

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  20. Mercer County Community College

    1200 Old Trenton Rd, West Windsor, New Jersey 08550-3407

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  21. Monmouth University

    400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch, New Jersey 07764-1898

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  22. Montclair State University

    1 Normal Avenue - 855 Valley Road, Montclair, New Jersey 07043-1624

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  23. Princeton University

    Princeton, New Jersey 08544-0070

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  24. Ramapo College of New Jersey

    505 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, New Jersey 07430-1680

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  25. Rider University

    2083 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648-3099

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  26. Rutgers University-Camden

    406 Penn, Camden, New Jersey 08102

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  27. Rutgers University-New Brunswick

    83 Somerset St, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-1281

    68 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  28. Rutgers University-Newark

    249 University Avenue, Blumenthal Hall, Newark, New Jersey 07102

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  29. Saint Peter's College

    2641 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306-5997

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  30. Salem Community College

    460 Hollywood Avenue, Carneys Point, New Jersey 08069-2799

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  31. Seton Hall University

    400 S Orange Ave, South Orange, New Jersey 07079-2697

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  32. College of Saint Elizabeth

    2 Convent Rd, Morristown, New Jersey 07960-6989

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  33. Raritan Valley Community College

    118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, New Jersey 08876

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  34. Stevens Institute of Technology

    Castle Point On Hudson, Hoboken, New Jersey 07030-5991

    88 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  35. The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

    Jim Leeds Rd, Pomona, New Jersey 08240-0195

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  36. The College of New Jersey

    2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, New Jersey 08628-0718

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  37. William Paterson University of New Jersey

    300 Pompton Rd, Wayne, New Jersey 07470

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  38. Sussex County Community College

    One College Hill Road, Newton, New Jersey 07860

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  39. Ocean County Vocational-Technical School

    137 Bey Lea Rd, Toms River, New Jersey 08753-2703

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Statistics

Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National Art Employment

New Jersey 1,730
National 78,930

Of all of the art professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of New Jersey.

Employment Growth for Art professionals In New Jersey

910 770 970 630 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In New Jersey, the field of art is shrinking. In 2010 there were 220 less art professionals working in New Jersey than there were in 2006. This represents a 24% decline in the field. This is faster than the trend for art professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of art professionals has shrunk by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

Art VS. All Professions salaries in New Jersey

$46,155 $52,087 $57,772 $57,405 $50,725
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The salaries paid to art professionals are growing in New Jersey. In 2006 art professionals made a mean salary of $46,155 per year, and in 2010 they made $50,725 per year.

Salary percentiles for Art professionals in New Jersey

10th percentile
$25,995
25th percentile
$32,315
50th percentile
$44,000
75th percentile
$65,668
90th percentile
$86,745

This represents a 9% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In New Jersey state, within the field of art, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid art professionals earn 234% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Art professionals and related professions in New Jersey

Animation
$50,233
Art
$58,296
Design
$50,834
Drafting
$55,878
Film
$29,333
Graphic Design
$50,720
Visual Communications
$48,460
Web Design
$50,720

In New Jersey, art professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Art programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Jersey

associate
19
bachelor
43
master
7
doctor
2
Certificate
10
Total81

As the number of art professionals is decreasing in New Jersey state, the number of students graduating from the 39 accredited art schools in New Jersey state is decreasing. In 2006, 1,180 students graduated from art courses in New Jersey. And in 2010, 1,001 students graduated.

This represents a 15% decrease in the number of art degree or certificate school graduates in New Jersey state. Most of these graduates, or 53%, earned a bachelor's degree in art.

Art Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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