The New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is worth the tuition investment for international students and their parents.
PayScale’s College ROI Report: Best Value Colleges for 2018 ranked NJIT as among the Top 50 colleges and universities with a high return on tuition investment, with salaries averaging from US$65,000 to US$85,000 annually based on the median earnings data of employees who attended college vis-à-vis earnings data of those who went straight into the workforce. It ranked #35 for in-state and #49 for out-of-state students’ tuition investment.
Earlier this year, Forbes also reported NJIT #1 in terms of upward mobility for graduates who are now occupying middle management positions in the country’s top companies. It topped the highest paid graduates list with salaries averaging US$119,700 annually.
Below is a breakdown of PayScale’s report on the median salary and job positions of NJIT graduates:
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The 2018 report further ranked return on tuition invetment based on graduates’ major concentrations in college and the careers they ended up in, and came up with interesting results:
RETURN ON INVESTMENT RANKINGS
By school type
· As an Engineering institution
· As a Public institution
· As a Research institution
· Computer Science