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Art Schools in New Jersey

There are 33 schools in the state of New Jersey offering art programs. 841 students graduated with degrees from New Jersey art schools in 2010. 647 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 115 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 881 students graduate from art programs in this state each year. This accounts for 1% of art students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, eight students graduated with certificates in art, 115 with an associate's level degree, 647 with a bachelor's level degree, 62 with a degree at the master's level, and nine with a doctorate level degree.

33 art schools are in this state. Out of these, while 21 schools are public, 12 schools are private. Private art school tuition varies from $25,602 to $39,873, while tuition at a public art school varies from $9,250 to $13,293.

Average tuition for art programs is $19,887. While the highest tuition for art programs, which is $39,873 per year, is at Drew University, the lowest tuition in this eastern state, which is $9,250 every year, is at New Jersey City University.

Art schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Art Program Completions in New Jersey 2006 - 2010

On average, 881 students graduate from art programs in this state each year. This accounts for 1% of art students who schools in the United States graduate. Of those, eight students graduated with certificates in art, 115 with an associate's level degree, 647 with a bachelor's level degree, 62 with a degree at the master's level, and nine with a doctorate level degree.

Art Program Completions in New Jersey 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 7
  • Certificate 2007: 10
  • Certificate 2008: 6
  • Certificate 2009: 7
  • Certificate 2010: 8
  • Associate 2006: 77
  • Associate 2007: 96
  • Associate 2008: 94
  • Associate 2009: 120
  • Associate 2010: 115
  • Bachelor 2006: 688
  • Bachelor 2007: 748
  • Bachelor 2008: 735
  • Bachelor 2009: 706
  • Bachelor 2010: 647
  • Master 2006: 54
  • Master 2007: 55
  • Master 2008: 69
  • Master 2009: 52
  • Master 2010: 62
  • Doctorate 2006: 15
  • Doctorate 2007: 10
  • Doctorate 2008: 17
  • Doctorate 2009: 11
  • Doctorate 2010: 9

Art Program Availability in New Jersey

Schools in this state offer a total of 59 art programs. Of these programs, around 59.3% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Art Program Availability in New Jersey

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 35
  • Master: 7
  • Doctorate: 2

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28110
  • 25th Percentile: 37070
  • Median: 48850
  • 75th Percentile: 71910
  • 90th Percentile: 99480

Photographers — Salary by Percentile

Photographers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20210
  • 25th Percentile: 25000
  • Median: 33260
  • 75th Percentile: 52090
  • 90th Percentile: 67680

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33880
  • 25th Percentile: 42750
  • Median: 55030
  • 75th Percentile: 72060
  • 90th Percentile: 97530

Art Directors — Salary by Percentile

Art Directors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51180
  • 25th Percentile: 62720
  • Median: 82860
  • 75th Percentile: 104710
  • 90th Percentile: 138630

Craft Artists — Salary by Percentile

Craft Artists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17210
  • 25th Percentile: 22800
  • Median: 42620
  • 75th Percentile: 73640
  • 90th Percentile: 80910

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24780
  • 25th Percentile: 26640
  • Median: 29500
  • 75th Percentile: 45060
  • 90th Percentile: 69060

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Artists and Related Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40930
  • Median Salary 2007: 45150
  • Median Salary 2008: 70640
  • Median Salary 2009: 53580
  • Median Salary 2010: 48850
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Photographers — Employment Trend

Photographers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27780
  • Median Salary 2007: 29930
  • Median Salary 2008: 32070
  • Median Salary 2009: 32850
  • Median Salary 2010: 33260
  • Total Employed 2006: 1230
  • Total Employed 2007: 1260
  • Total Employed 2008: 1210
  • Total Employed 2009: 1100
  • Total Employed 2010: 1010

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52550
  • Median Salary 2007: 50260
  • Median Salary 2008: 48560
  • Median Salary 2009: 54070
  • Median Salary 2010: 55030
  • Total Employed 2006: 540
  • Total Employed 2007: 460
  • Total Employed 2008: 630
  • Total Employed 2009: 540
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Art Directors — Employment Trend

Art Directors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76300
  • Median Salary 2007: 79460
  • Median Salary 2008: 78510
  • Median Salary 2009: 82810
  • Median Salary 2010: 82860
  • Total Employed 2006: 950
  • Total Employed 2007: 1070
  • Total Employed 2008: 1140
  • Total Employed 2009: 1140
  • Total Employed 2010: 1040

Craft Artists — Employment Trend

Craft Artists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 24110
  • Median Salary 2007: 46710
  • Median Salary 2008: 69310
  • Median Salary 2009: 69720
  • Median Salary 2010: 42620
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42780
  • Median Salary 2007: 52190
  • Median Salary 2008: 52300
  • Median Salary 2009: 58360
  • Median Salary 2010: 29500
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 230
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 215

New Jersey vs National Art Employment

New Jersey vs National Art Employment

  • Employed in New Jersey: 2.214% (2955)

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1. The duCret School of Arts

1030 Central Ave
Plainfield, NJ 7060
(908) 757-7171

The duCret School of Arts is located in the suburbs of Plainfield, New Jersey. It offers two art programs. Students are offered two art certificates by this school. In terms of programs, this school is the largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

2. Drew University

36 Madison Ave
Madison, NJ 7940
(973) 408-3000

Drew University offers two programs in art. Drew offers students two bachelor's level art degrees. This school is located in the suburbs of Madison, New Jersey. 2,697 students seek degrees in 47 Drew University programs, overall.

3. Hudson County Community College

70 Sip Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 7306
(201) 714-7100

Hudson County Community College is located in the suburbs of Jersey City, New Jersey and it offers one art program. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering programs in art.

4. Sussex County Community College

One College Hill Road
Newton, NJ 7860
(973) 300-2100

Sussex County Community College offers one art program and it is in the suburbs of Newton, New Jersey. It is a public 2-year institution. This medium-sized college is the tenth oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art programs.

5. Caldwell College

120 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006-6195
(973) 618-3000

Caldwell College is located in the suburbs of Caldwell, New Jersey and it offers one art program. 2,290 students seek degrees in 30 programs at this liberal arts college, overall. In terms of programs, Caldwekk is the tenth biggest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

6. Felician College

262 S Main St
Lodi, NJ 7644
(201) 559-6000

Felician College is located in the suburbs of Lodi, New Jersey. It offers two art programs. It offers students two degrees at the bachelor's level in art. Overall, 2,195 students seek degrees in 44 programs at this school.

7. Princeton University

Princeton University
Princeton, NJ 08544-0070
(609) 258-3000

Princeton University is located in the suburbs of Princeton, New Jersey. It offers three programs in art. More specifically, this university offers students one art degree at the bachelor's level, one master's level degree in art, and one doctorate level degree in art. 7,724 students seek degrees in 112 programs at Princeton, overall.

8. Salem Community College

460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069-2799
(856) 299-2100

Salem Community College is located in Carneys Point, New Jersey, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this college offers one art program. It is one of 19 community colleges in New Jersey. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

9. The William Paterson University of New Jersey

300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, NJ 7470
(973) 720-2000

The William Paterson University of New Jersey is located in the suburbs of Wayne, New Jersey. This university offers two programs in art. Of those, William Paterson offers one bachelor's level degree in art to students and one master's level art degree. This university is one of 16 research universities in New Jersey.

10. Essex County College

303 University Ave
Newark, NJ 7102
(973) 877-3000

Essex County College is in the center of Newark. This college offers two art programs. Specifically, this college offers one art certificate to students and one art degree at the associate's level. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the fourth largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

11. The County College of Morris

214 Center Grove Rd
Randolph, NJ 07869-2086
(973) 328-5000

The County College of Morris offers one art program and it is located in the suburbs of Randolph, New Jersey. This college is a public 2-year institution. It ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of New Jersey.

12. Brookdale Community College

765 Newman Springs Rd
Lincroft, NJ 07738-1597
(732) 224-2345

Brookdale Community College offers one program in art and it is in the suburbs of Lincroft, New Jersey. This college is one of 19 community colleges in New Jersey. This college is the largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

13. Seton Hall University

400 S Orange Ave
South Orange, NJ 07079-2697
(973) 761-9000

Seton Hall University is in the suburbs of South Orange, New Jersey and this university offers one program in art. Overall, 9,836 students pursue degrees in 108 Seton Hall University programs.

14. Ramapo College of New Jersey

505 Ramapo Valley Rd
Mahwah, NJ 07430-1680
(201) 684-7500x7500

Ramapo College of New Jersey is located in the suburbs of Mahwah, New Jersey. This school offers two art programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level art degrees by this public school. Overall, 6,008 students seek degrees in 40 Ramapo programs.

15. Rutgers University - Camden

406 Penn
Camden, NJ 8102
(856) 225-6095

Rutgers University-Camden is near the center of the city and Rutgers offers one program in art. 6,158 students pursue degrees in 48 programs at this school, overall.

16. New Jersey City University

2039 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 7305
(201) 200-2000

New Jersey City University offers two art programs. Of those, students are offered one art degree at the bachelor's level by NJCU and one master's level art degree. This mid-sized university is located in the suburbs of Jersey City, New Jersey. NJCU is one of 16 research universities in New Jersey. In terms of programs, this university is the tenth biggest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

17. Raritan Valley Community College

118 Lamington Road
Branchburg, NJ 8876
(908) 526-1200

Raritan Valley Community College is located in Branchburg, New Jersey, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one art program. 8,484 students seek degrees in 54 Raritan Valley Community College programs, overall. It is the seventh biggest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

18. Rutgers University - New Brunswick

83 Somerset St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1281
(732) 932-1766

Rutgers University-New Brunswick is near the heart of downtown. This university offers five programs in art. Of those, this university offers two bachelor's level degrees in art to students, two master's level degrees in art, and one art degree at the doctorate level. This big university is one of 2 schools requiring freshmen to live on campus in New Jersey. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of New Jersey.

19. The Stevens Institute of Technology

Castle Point On Hudson
Hoboken, NJ 07030-5991
(201) 216-5000

The Stevens Institute of Technology offers one program in art and this university is in the suburbs of Hoboken, New Jersey. Overall, 5,629 students seek degrees in 78 Stevens Institute of Technology programs.

20. Rider University

2083 Lawrence Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648-3099
(609) 896-5000

Rider University is located in the suburbs of Lawrenceville, New Jersey and it offers one art program. It is one of 16 research universities in New Jersey.

21. Rowan University

201 Mullica Hill Road
Glassboro, NJ 8028
(856) 256-4000

Rowan University is in the suburbs of Glassboro, New Jersey and it offers one program in art. 11,300 students pursue degrees in 67 Rowan programs, overall. This mid-sized university is the ninth biggest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

22. Monmouth University

400 Cedar Ave
West Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898
(732) 571-3400

Monmouth University is in the suburbs of West Long Branch, New Jersey. This university offers two art programs. This university offers students two bachelor's level degrees in art. This university is one of 16 research universities in New Jersey.

23. Kean University

1000 Morris Ave
Union, NJ 07083-0411
(908) 737-5326

Kean University offers three programs in art. This university offers three bachelor's level art degrees to students. It is located in the suburbs of Union, New Jersey. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

24. Camden County College

College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 8012
(856) 227-7200

Camden County College offers two art programs. Out of those, it offers students one art certificate and one associate's level degree in art. This community college is located in the suburbs of Blackwood, New Jersey. 15,493 students pursue degrees in 64 Camden County College programs, overall. In terms of programs, this community college is the biggest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

25. Cumberland County College

3322 College Drive
Vineland, NJ 08362-1500
(856) 691-8600

Cumberland County College is in Vineland, New Jersey, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two programs in art. Specifically, this public college offers one certificate in art to students and one associate's level degree in art. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the second largest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art.

26. Saint Peter's College

2641 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07306-5997
(201) 761-6000

Saint Peter's College is in the suburbs of Jersey City, New Jersey. It offers four art programs. This school offers students four degrees at the bachelor's level in art. 3,010 students seek degrees in 57 Saint Peter's College programs, overall.

27. Georgian Court University

900 Lakewood Ave
Lakewood, NJ 08701-2697
(732) 987-2200

Georgian Court University offers two art programs. Students are offered two degrees at the bachelor's level in art by this university. Georgian Court is located in the suburbs of Lakewood, New Jersey. It is a 4-year research institution.

28. The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Jim Leeds Rd
Pomona, NJ 08240-0195
(609) 652-1776

The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, which is very close to Pomona, New Jersey, is located in a rural area and it offers one program in art. 7,879 students seek degrees in 42 programs at this school, overall.

29. The College of Saint Elizabeth

2 Convent Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960-6989
(973) 290-4000

The College of Saint Elizabeth offers one program in art and it is in the suburbs of Morristown, New Jersey. This school is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in New Jersey.

30. Rutgers University - Newark

249 University Avenue- Blumenthal Hall
Newark, NJ 7102
(973) 353-1766

Rutgers University-Newark is in the center of Newark and it offers one program in art. Overall, 11,798 students pursue degrees in 77 Rutgers University-Newark programs. Rutgers University is the fourth oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art programs.

31. The College of New Jersey

2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
(609) 771-1855

The College of New Jersey offers three programs in art. TCNJ offers students three bachelor's level art degrees. It is in the suburbs of Ewing, New Jersey. Overall, 7,115 students pursue degrees in 76 programs at this mid-sized school. This school is the fifth oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering programs in art.

32. Burlington County College

601 Pemberton-Browns Mills Road
Pemberton, NJ 08068-1599
(609) 894-9311

Burlington County College is in Pemberton, New Jersey, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one art program. 10,091 students seek degrees in 40 Burlington County College programs, overall. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of New Jersey offering art programs.

33. Montclair State University

1 Normal Avenue - 855 Valley Road
Montclair, NJ 07043-1624
(973) 655-4000

Montclair State University is located in the suburbs of Montclair, New Jersey. Montclair offers three programs in art. Of those, it offers students one bachelor's level art degree and two art degrees at the master's level. Overall, 18,402 students pursue degrees in 118 Montclair programs.

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