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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New Jersey

1 College
434 Bachelor's Degrees
$28,695 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students in New JerseyWith 434 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, family, consumer and human sciences is the #21 most popular major in New Jersey. This means that colleges and universities in the state were responsible for awarding 1.8% of all the family, consumer and human sciences bachelor's degrees in the country.

Not only do the schools that top this list have excellent family, consumer and human sciences programs, but they also offer a lot of support to non-traditional students.

To come up with these rankings, we looked at factors such as affordability, and overall quality of the family, consumer and human sciences program at the school. See our ranking methodology to learn more.

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2021 Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences School for Non-Traditional Students in New Jersey

The following school tops our list of the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges for Non-Traditional Students.

Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences School for Non-Traditional Students

#1

Montclair State University

Montclair, NJ

Montclair State University has taken the #1 spot in this year's family, consumer and human sciences ranking for non-traditional students. Montclair State is a fairly large public school located in the large suburb of Montclair. Montclair State also took the #1 spot in our Best Colleges for Family, Consumer & Human Sciences in New Jersey rankings.

About 4.8% of Montclair State students default on their loans in three years, which is lower than average. Approximately 4,951 students take at least one class online at Montclair State. 4,568 students are part time. Students may be able to receive credit for their military training, depending on their background.

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Best for Non-Traditional Students Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region

Explore all the Best Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Schools for Non-Traditional Students in the Middle Atlantic Area or other specific states within that region.

State Degrees Awarded
Pennsylvania 485
New York 774
Maryland 331
Delaware 115
District of Columbia 30

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Human Development & Family Studies 316
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 197
General Family & Consumer Sciences 19

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Education 5,025
Psychology 4,160
Social Sciences 3,677
Communication & Journalism 2,336
History 858

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Cost is for the top school only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Veteran-specific data can be found at the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to National Cancer Institute.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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