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Athletic Training Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 74 students earned their Athletic Trainer degrees in NJ.

In terms of popularity, Athletic Training is the 43rd most popular major in the state out of a total 120 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Athletic Training Majors in New Jersey

Athletic Trainer majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 53
Master’s Degree 21

Gender Distribution

In New Jersey, a athletic trainer major is more popular with women than with men.

Athletic Training Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of athletic trainer majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.1%
  • Black or African American: 9.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.9%
  • White: 50.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 17.6%
Athletic Training Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Athletic Training Grads in New Jersey

There are 880 people in the state and 26,890 people in the nation working in athletic trainer jobs.

Athletic Training Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Athletic Training Jobs in New Jersey

A typical salary for a athletic trainer grad in the state is $51,890, compared to a typical salary of $49,280 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in New Jersey that offer athletic trainer degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:


Seton Hall University

South Orange
21 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
10,219 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 94%. The 3.80% student loan default rate is lower than average.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
14,309 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $35,800 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

19 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
21,007 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $19,949. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. 35% of the teachers are full time.

12 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
10,105 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 7.60% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The average student takes 4.52 years to complete their degree at William Paterson University. In their early career, William Paterson University grads earn an average salary of $34,700.


Rowan University

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
19,618 Total Students

84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $25,529. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at Rowan.


Ocean County College

Toms River
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,171 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,026. In their early career, OCC grads earn an average salary of $27,900. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

Athletic Training Careers in NJ

Some of the careers athletic trainer majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Athletic Trainers 20% $52,610

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to athletic trainer.

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Surgical Technology 209
Cardiovascular Technology 196
Sonographer/Ultrasound Technology 187
Medical Radiologic Technology 147
Physician Assistant 126
Allied Health/Treatment Professions 84
Radiologic Technology 82
Respiratory Care Therapy 76

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