Cheap Online Colleges in New Jersey
Schools around New Jersey offering online programs charge students a median tuition of $9,926 per year. In recent years, the median tuition has increased. This change in tuition was around 16.2%. The yearly median tuition was $8,541 at these online New Jersey colleges in 2007.
The range of tuition at online schools in New Jersey offering programs from most to least expensive is shown in the following chart:
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The most expensive colleges that offer online programs require students to pay a yearly tuition of over $26,854. However, the cheapest colleges charge students yearly tuition costs ranging from $2,903 to $5,688. The least costly accredited online schools are located in Branchburg, Cranford, Paterson, Toms River, and West Windsor.
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Sales and Marketing
- Bachelor of Science in Technical Management - Sales and Marketing
- Bachelor of Science in Technical Management - Hospitality Management
- Bachelor of Science in Management - Security Management
- Bachelor of Science in Technical Management - Sustainability Management
- Bachelor of Science in Technical Management - Operations Management
- Master of Information Systems Management
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems - Database Management
- Master of Information Systems Management - Health Information Systems Management
- Associate of Arts and Science in Health Information Technology
In 2011, of all graduates from online colleges and universities in New Jersey, roughly 15% earned credentials from these reasonably priced programs. Therefore, of the 181,684 graduates from around New Jersey, 26,631 are from the most inexpensive schools. Between 2006 and 2011, the number of graduates from the least expensive online colleges and universities has increased by 4,557 graduates annually, while the percentage of graduates from these colleges and universities has decreased.
Yearly tuition in the range of $5,952 to $9,926 is charged by other somewhat more costly online colleges and universities. Of the 29 online colleges and universities that offer programs in New Jersey, 8 charge students tuition in this range.
In 2011, 48.4%, or 87,886 of the state's graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. Only 5 years prior, in 2006, the number of students graduating from these colleges was only 72,381. Therefore, the number of students graduating from these cheap online colleges has increased by 21%.