Philosophy & Religious Studies

2021 Best Value Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies in New Jersey

1 College
182 Bachelor's Degrees
$33,258 Avg Cost*

Finding the Best Value Philosophy & Religious Studies School for You

Best Value Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies in New JerseyWith 182 bachelor's degrees handed out in 2018-2019, philosophy and religious studies is the #26 most popular major in New Jersey. This means that 1.5% of the degrees earned in the country were from a school in the state.

Note that the phrase 'best value' does not mean the absolute lowest-priced. Instead, we are looking at those philosophy and religious studies schools that offer a high quality educational experience at a price lower than expected.

Average cost figures start with estimating tuition, fees, room and board, books, and other related expenses. We then subtract the average amount of financial aid that a student receives. You can use this as a gauge to estimate how much you may need to pay out of pocket to cover costs when financial aid isn't enough. Keep in mind that the net cost for you may be higher or lower, depending on your income and other factors.

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2021 Best Value Philosophy & Religious Studies School in New Jersey

The following school tops our list of the Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Colleges for the Money.

Best Value Philosophy & Religious Studies School

Rutgers University - New Brunswick earned the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the small city of New Brunswick, Rutgers New Brunswick is a public school with a very large student population. In addition to being on our best value list, Rutgers New Brunswick has also earned the #1 rank in our Best Colleges for Philosophy & Religious Studies in New Jersey ranking.

The average amount of time it takes for a student to receive their degree at Rutgers New Brunswick is 4.3 years, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $33,258. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from Rutgers New Brunswick is $142,344. If you can shave even one term off your degree, you can save a substantial amount of money.

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Best Philosophy & Religious Studies Colleges in the Middle Atlantic Region

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State Degrees Awarded
Pennsylvania 848
New York 960
Maryland 183
Delaware 10
District of Columbia 123

Philosophy & Religious Studies Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Philosophy 130
Religious Studies 28
Other Philosophy & Religious Studies 14
General Philosophy & Religious Studies 10

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Visual & Performing Arts 1,994
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 1,519
English Language & Literature 1,025
Theology & Religious Vocations 674
Foreign Languages & Linguistics 383

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Notes and References

*These values are for the top school only.

  • 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).

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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