Graduates earn 2,088 degrees, certificates from The College of New Jersey


About 33 percent of the 2,088 degrees and certificates handed out by The College of New Jersey in 2017-18 were to students in education programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Ewing conferred 365 master's degrees and 255 bachelor's degrees in education programs.

But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in general business administration and management. Data shows the school gave out 281 bachelor's degrees in general business administration and management, followed by 112 bachelor's degrees in general psychology and 100 bachelor's degrees in registered nursing/registered nurse.

The college enrolled 7,552 students for 2017-18, including 6,955 in undergraduate programs and 597 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Elementary Education and Teaching
87
59
-
146
Special Education and Teaching, General
44
69
3
116
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
-
96
-
96
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
57
-
-
57
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
-
53
-
53
Secondary Education and Teaching
-
35
-
35
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
29
6
35
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
-
2
33
35
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
25
-
-
25
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
18
-
-
18
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
-
14
-
14
Art Teacher Education
13
-
-
13
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
-
-
11
11
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
11
-
-
11
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision
-
-
10
10
Reading Teacher Education
-
8
-
8
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
-
-
5
5
Education, General
-
-
-
-
Urban Education and Leadership
-
-
-
-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
-
-
-
-
Educational/Instructional Technology
-
-
-
-
Education total
255
365
68
688
33
Business Administration and Management, General
281
-
-
281
Accounting
44
-
-
44
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
325
-
-
325
15.6
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
100
5
-
105
Public Health, General
25
-
-
25
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
-
-
3
3
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
-
-
2
2
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
-
-
2
2
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling
-
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
125
5
7
137
6.6
Psychology, General
112
-
-
112
Psychology total
112
-
-
112
5.4
Political Science and Government, General
32
-
-
32
International Relations and Affairs
31
-
-
31
Sociology
23
-
-
23
Economics, General
18
-
-
18
Social Sciences total
104
-
-
104
5
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
98
-
-
98
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
98
-
-
98
4.7
Communication, General
88
-
-
88
Journalism
10
-
-
10
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs total
98
-
-
98
4.7
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
27
-
-
27
Civil Engineering, General
25
-
-
25
Mechanical Engineering
24
-
-
24
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
9
-
-
9
Computer Engineering, General
8
-
-
8
Engineering Science
5
-
-
5
Engineering total
98
-
-
98
4.7
Intermedia/Multimedia
41
-
-
41
Art/Art Studies, General
25
-
-
25
Music, General
20
-
-
20
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
4
-
-
4
Commercial and Advertising Art
-
-
-
-
Visual and Performing Arts total
90
-
-
90
4.3
English Language and Literature, General
66
18
2
86
English Language and Literature/Letters total
66
18
2
86
4.1
Mathematics, General
51
-
-
51
Mathematics and Statistics total
51
-
-
51
2.4
Chemistry, General
37
-
-
37
Physics, General
13
-
-
13
Physical Sciences total
50
-
-
50
2.4
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
45
-
-
45
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
45
-
-
45
2.2
History, General
36
-
-
36
History total
36
-
-
36
1.7
Computer and Information Sciences, General
32
-
-
32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
32
-
-
32
1.5
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
13
-
-
13
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total
13
-
-
13
0.6
Philosophy
11
-
-
11
Philosophy and Religious Studies total
11
-
-
11
0.5
Women's Studies
9
-
-
9
African-American/Black Studies
1
-
-
1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies total
10
-
-
10
0.5
Spanish Language and Literature
4
-
-
4
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
4
-
-
4
0.2

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