Find accounting schools near you

Top Accounting Schools in New Jersey

Written by bprescottJanuary 30, 2012

New Jersey has over 25 colleges and universities, many with strong accounting schools. Employment growth for accountants is expected to be 22 percent over the next seven years. In New Jersey, the median annual wage for accountants in 2009 was $79,330.

Below is a ranking of the top accounting schools in the state of New Jersey. AccountingCareersForDummies.com has identified the top accounting schools in New Jersey and has rated them based on the following variables: academic rigor, admission selectivity, faculty experience, post-graduation job results, accreditation and financial aid considerations.

Top Accounting Schools in New Jersey – as Ranked by Accounting Careers For Dummies

 

School

Type

Enrollment

Tuition

Profile

1. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Rutgers Business School

Public

30,038

$9,926

Click here

2. New Jersey Institute of Technology, School of Management

Public

5,737

$11,248

Click here

3. Montclair State University, Accounting, Law and Taxation Department

Public

18,498

$7,690

Click here

4. The College of New Jersey, School of Business

Public

6,410

$9,340

Click here

5. Fairleigh Dickinson University, Silberman College of Business

Private

8,585

$31,618

Click here

6. Rowan University, Rohrer College of Business

Public

9,918

$8,646

Click here

7. Seton Hall University, Stillman School of Business

Private

4,972

$29,940

Click here

8. Kean University, School of Accounting and Finance

Public

15,939

$6,662

Click here

9. Rider University, College of Business Administration

Private

4,609

$29,870

Click here

10. Monmouth University, Leon Hess Business School

Private

4,700

$29,710

Click here