During the 2015-2016 school year, a total of 35,636 students were tested in New Jersey. Of the 33,779 juniors and seniors that were tested, only 47.80% were tested under Option 8. The remaining juniors and seniors had their test results sent to recruiters without parental consent.
The 20 largest testing sessions assessed a total of 3,623 students. 362 sessions tested 10 students or fewer.
The ASVAB test was conducted in 336 schools across the state. 3 of these schools report that they made the test mandatory. Consequently, 160 students are confirmed to have been required to take the ASVAB; there may be more, judging from the numbers in some schools.