Chemistry Schools In New Jersey

There are 30 accredited chemistry schools in New Jersey for faculty who teach chemistry classes to choose from. The trends in New Jersey's chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in chemistry includes chemistry training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Bloomfield College

    467 Franklin St, Bloomfield, New Jersey 07003

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  2. Caldwell College

    120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, New Jersey 07006-6195

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  3. County College of Morris

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

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  4. Drew University

    36 Madison Ave, Madison, New Jersey 07940

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  5. Essex County College

    303 University Ave, Newark, New Jersey 07102

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  6. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus

    1000 River Rd, Teaneck, New Jersey 07666

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  7. Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham

    285 Madison Ave, Madison, New Jersey 07940

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  8. Georgian Court University

    900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, New Jersey 08701-2697

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  9. Rowan University

    201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, New Jersey 08028

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  10. Gloucester County College

    1400 Tanyard Road, Sewell, New Jersey 08080

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  11. New Jersey City University

    2039 Kennedy Blvd, Jersey City, New Jersey 07305

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  12. Kean University

    1000 Morris Ave, Union, New Jersey 07083-0411

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  13. Middlesex County College

    2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, New Jersey 08818-3050

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  14. Monmouth University

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

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  15. Montclair State University

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

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  16. New Jersey Institute of Technology

    University Heights, Newark, New Jersey 07102

    138 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Princeton University

    Princeton, New Jersey 08544-0070

    1 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. Ramapo College of New Jersey

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

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  19. Rider University

    2083 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville, New Jersey 08648-3099

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  20. Rutgers University-Camden

    406 Penn, Camden, New Jersey 08102

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  21. Rutgers University-New Brunswick

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

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

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

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

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

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  24. Seton Hall University

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

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. College of Saint Elizabeth

    2 Convent Rd, Morristown, New Jersey 07960-6989

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  26. Stevens Institute of Technology

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

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

    Jim Leeds Rd, Pomona, New Jersey 08240-0195

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  28. The College of New Jersey

    2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, New Jersey 08628-0718

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  29. Union County College

    1033 Springfield Ave, Cranford, New Jersey 07016-1599

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  30. William Paterson University of New Jersey

    300 Pompton Rd, Wayne, New Jersey 07470

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National Chemistry Employment

New Jersey 10,370
National 212,310

Of all of the chemistry professionals that work in the US, approximately 5% work in New Jersey state.

Employment Growth for Chemistry professionals In New Jersey

12,410 13,330 13,830 11,420 10,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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In New Jersey, the field of chemistry is shrinking. In 2010 there were 2,040 less chemistry professionals working in New Jersey than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of chemistry professionals has shrunk by 16%. This decline is faster than the national trend for chemistry professionals which shows a 5% decrease in the number of chemistry professionals working around the nation.

Chemistry VS. All Professions salaries in New Jersey

$50,760 $52,258 $53,418 $53,942 $54,192
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to chemistry professionals are growing in New Jersey. Chemistry professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $50,760 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $54,192 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in New Jersey

10th percentile
$35,370
25th percentile
$42,660
50th percentile
$52,608
75th percentile
$64,788
90th percentile
$76,910

Thus, chemistry professionals' salaries grew by 6% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 117% pay differential between the highest paid chemistry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of chemistry in New Jersey.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in New Jersey

Biochemistry
$78,767
Biology
$66,847
Chemistry
$54,192
Physics
$108,820

Chemistry professionals in New Jersey earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
6
bachelor
25
master
10
doctor
5
Certificate
1
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The number of students graduating from the 30 accredited chemistry schools in New Jersey is increasing. In New Jersey, there were 331 graduates in 2006. And there were 425 graduates from chemistry courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 28% percent increase in the number of chemistry school degree or certificate graduates in New Jersey. 53% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in chemistry.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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