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Architecture Schools In New Jersey

There are 7 accredited architecture schools in New Jersey for faculty who teach architecture classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the architecture academic community in New Jersey, and the future trends in architecture training at the following levels:


  1. Brookdale Community College

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Essex County College

    303 University Ave, Newark, New Jersey 07102

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Mercer County Community College

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

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. New Jersey Institute of Technology

    University Heights, Newark, New Jersey 07102

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

    Princeton, New Jersey 08544-0070

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

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

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

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

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

New Jersey Vs. National Architecture Employment

New Jersey 5,040
National 194,050

Of all of the architecture professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in New Jersey state.

Employment Growth for Architecture professionals In New Jersey

6,730 6,900 6,360 5,760 5,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of architecture professionals is shrinking in New Jersey. In 2010 there were 1,690 less architecture professionals working in New Jersey than there were in 2006. This represents a 25% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the change in the number of architecture professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of architecture professionals has shrunk by 16% from 2006 to 2010.

Architecture VS. All Professions salaries in New Jersey

$63,667 $64,007 $62,323 $64,700 $65,397
$50,031 $52,191 $53,328 $54,026 $55,877
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Architecture
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In New Jersey, as the number of architecture professionals is declining, the salaries earned by architecture professionals are increasing. In 2006 architecture professionals made a mean salary of $63,667 per year, and in 2010 they made $65,397 per year.

Salary percentiles for Architecture professionals in New Jersey

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This represents a growth in salaries of 3%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In New Jersey state, within the field of architecture, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid architecture professionals earn 164% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Architecture professionals and related professions in New Jersey

Civil Engineering

In New Jersey, architecture professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of architecture professionals is decreasing in New Jersey state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited architecture schools in New Jersey state is increasing. In New Jersey, there were 259 graduates in 2006. And there were 265 graduates from architecture courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of architecture school degree or certificate graduates in New Jersey by 2%. A majority of these graduates, or 31%, graduated with a master's degree in architecture.

Architecture Faculty Salaries in New Jersey

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Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of architecture faculty in New Jersey, growth in the field of architecture academia and faculty salaries in New Jersey. If you are involved in teaching architecture courses to students at the certificate in architecture, associates degree in architecture, bachelors degree in architecture, masters degree in architecture, and doctoral degree in architecture levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of architecture in New Jersey. A summary of what your peers have told us up until now will be available once you submit your information.

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