Montclair State University

Montclair, New Jersey

Overview

Address1 Normal Avenue
School Websitewww.montclair.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

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StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Montclair State University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Montclair, New Jersey that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 14,324 students applied to Montclair State University. Of those students, 10,157 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Montclair State University was $11,132, in addition to fees of $1,658. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Montclair State University.

Montclair State University has a 71% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Montclair State University acceptance rate is 71%. To put this into perspective, 10,157 of the 14,324 students who applied to Montclair State University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Montclair State University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Montclair State University had an SAT score between the range of 990 and 1,170. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Montclair State University was between null and null in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Montclair State University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Montclair State University, the tuition for in-state residents is $11,132. Combined with fees of $1,658, room and board costs of $15,564, other expenses of $2,100 and the $1,250 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $31,704.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $20,578 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Montclair State University to $39,492 for out-of-state students.

Students at Montclair State University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Montclair State University was $5,246 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 47%.

Montclair State University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Montclair State University.

Montclair State University has a good gender split, with 61% of undergraduates being female and 39% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New Jersey residents; in fact, 95% of all students reside in New Jersey. However, 5% of students come from out-of-state .

The student to faculty ratio at Montclair State University is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Montclair State University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 22% students enroll at Montclair State University part-time; the other 16,547 students enrolled full-time.

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