New Jersey Colleges

Student to Faculty Ratio

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average student to faculty ratio of New Jersey Colleges is 15.47 to 1. It indicates that there are about 15 students for every one instructional faculty and staff. For public schools, the ratio is 16.47 to 1 and 15.19 for private schools. Following table and chart illustrate the student to faculty ratio of New Jersey Colleges by school controls and levels.
Student to Faculty Ratio (2021-2022)
New Jersey Colleges
AveragePublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)13.85 to 115.38 to 113.45 to 1
2-4 Years17.54 to 118.05 to 117.09 to 1
Less than 2 Years15.68 to 113.83 to 115.85 to 1
Average15.47 to 116.47 to 115.19 to 1
Student-to-faculty ratio: total students not in graduate or professional programs divided by total instructional staff not teaching in graduate or professional programs.
[CHART#1] Student to Faculty Ratio for New Jersey Colleges

Faculty Statistics

There are 33,477 instructional staffs including professors, faculties, instructors, and teaching staffs with full-time or part-time status in New Jersey Colleges. By school type, 24,315 instructional staffs are working for public schools and 9,162 for private schools. By employment status, there are 14,277 full-time and 19,200 part-time faculties in New Jersey Colleges. Next table and chart shows the number of instructional staffs by school type, levels, and employment status.
Faculty Statistics (2021-2022)
New Jersey Colleges
TotalPublic SchoolsPrivate Schools
4 Years (or high)11,69712,238 8,1118,216 3,5864,022
2-4 Years2,1256,477 1,8106,111 315366
Less than 2 Years455485 2839 427446
Total14,27719,200 9,94914,366 4,3284,834
[CHART#2] Faculty Statistics for New Jersey Colleges