Engineering Schools In New Jersey

New Jersey has 25 accredited engineering schools where engineering faculty who teach engineering classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in New Jersey, and the future trends in engineering training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Atlantic Cape Community College

    5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing, New Jersey 08330-2699

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  2. Bergen Community College

    400 Paramus Rd, Paramus, New Jersey 07652-1595

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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. Camden County College

    College Drive, Blackwood, New Jersey 08012

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  6. County College of Morris

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

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  7. Cumberland County College

    3322 College Drive, Vineland, New Jersey 08362-1500

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  8. Essex County College

    303 University Ave, Newark, New Jersey 07102

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  9. Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus

    1000 River Rd, Teaneck, New Jersey 07666

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  10. Rowan University

    201 Mullica Hill Road, Glassboro, New Jersey 08028

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  11. Gloucester County College

    1400 Tanyard Road, Sewell, New Jersey 08080

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  12. Hudson County Community College

    70 Sip Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306

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  13. Mercer County Community College

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

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  14. Middlesex County College

    2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, New Jersey 08818-3050

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  15. Monmouth University

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

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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. Ocean County College

    College Drive, Toms River, New Jersey 08754-2001

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  18. Princeton University

    Princeton, New Jersey 08544-0070

    1 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. Rutgers University-New Brunswick

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

    68 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Salem Community College

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

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  21. Raritan Valley Community College

    118 Lamington Road, Branchburg, New Jersey 08876

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  22. Stevens Institute of Technology

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

    88 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  23. The College of New Jersey

    2000 Pennington Road, Ewing, New Jersey 08628-0718

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  24. Union County College

    1033 Springfield Ave, Cranford, New Jersey 07016-1599

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  25. University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

    65 Bergen Street, Room 1441, Newark, New Jersey 07101-1709

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Statistics

Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National Engineering Employment

New Jersey 41,110
National 1,704,460

Of all of the engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in New Jersey state.

Employment Growth for Engineering professionals In New Jersey

43,220 46,170 46,290 44,750 29,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The number of engineering professionals is shrinking in New Jersey. In 2010 there were 13,470 less engineering professionals working in New Jersey than there were in 2006. This represents a 31% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the change in the number of engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of engineering professionals has shrunk by 23% from 2006 to 2010.

Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in New Jersey

$69,486 $72,786 $70,282 $71,823 $76,656
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering
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The salaries paid to engineering professionals are growing in New Jersey. The mean salary for engineering professionals in 2006 was $69,486 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $76,656 per year.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in New Jersey

10th percentile
$45,947
25th percentile
$57,406
50th percentile
$73,522
75th percentile
$93,671
90th percentile
$99,269

Thus, there was a 9% growth in engineering professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of New Jersey, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of engineering. The pay differential between the highest paid engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 116%

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in New Jersey

Biomedical Engineering
$87,850
Civil Engineering
$64,220
Computer Engineering
$99,520
Electrical Engineering
$71,665
Engineering
$78,317
Mechanical Engineering
$71,060
Software Engineering
$87,808

Engineering professionals in New Jersey earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
19
bachelor
40
master
41
doctor
28
Certificate
7
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The number of students graduating from the 25 accredited engineering schools in New Jersey is decreasing. In New Jersey, there were 3,717 graduates in 2006. And there were 3,203 graduates from engineering courses in 2010.

This represents a 14% decrease in the number of engineering degree or certificate school graduates in New Jersey state. A majority of these graduates, or 30%, graduated with an master's degree in engineering.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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