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Nursing Assistants & Aides Schools in New Jersey

216 Nursing Assistant students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Nursing Assistants & Aides is the 5th most popular major in the state out of a total 17 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in New Jersey

Nursing Assistant majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 174
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 42
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 42

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a nursing assistant major is more popular with women than with men.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nursing assistant majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.9%
  • Black or African American: 61.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 22.7%
  • White: 4.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 9.7%
Nursing Assistants & Aides Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Nursing Assistants & Aides Grads in New Jersey

56,500 people in the state and 1,450,960 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nursing assistant.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Nursing Assistants & Aides Jobs in New Jersey

In this state, nursing assistant grads earn an average of $30,380. Nationwide, they make an average of $29,580.

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There are 9 colleges in New Jersey that offer nursing assistant degrees. Learn about the most popular 9 below:

72 Degrees in Major Awarded
40 Total Students

In their early career, Healthcare Training Institute grads earn an average salary of $25,900. 10 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

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East Orange
35 Degrees in Major Awarded
41 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.90%. The student to faculty ratio is 40 to 1.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
26% Graduation Rate
2,858 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 99% get financial aid. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. It takes the average student 4.31 years to graduate.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
648 Total Students

95% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. In their early career, Lincoln Tech - Moorestown grads earn an average salary of $23,400.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
78 Total Students

15 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
561 Total Students

14 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 93% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $23,400 after graduation.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
210 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 100% get financial aid. This private school has an average net price of $17,064. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
364 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 3 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,829. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 67% of students receive it.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
504 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.30%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $23,400 a year. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $23,158.

Nursing Assistants & Aides Careers in NJ

Some of the careers nursing assistant majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Nursing Assistants 12% $29,470

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to nursing assistant.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Licensed Practical Nursing 818
Other Nursing & Nursing Assistants 656

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