Montclair State University

Acceptance Rate 91 %
SAT Average 1,110
Tuition & Fees $21,418
Student Population 21,005
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,332

Academic Overview

Montclair State University is a public, four-years institute located in Montclair, New Jersey. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2022 tuition & fees is $13,298 for New Jersey residents and $21,418 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 21,005 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 91% and the graduation rate is 68% last year.
The salary after graduation from Montclair State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $52,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, Montclair State's tuition & fees is $13,298 for New Jersey residents and $21,418 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2022 average tuition & fees are $13,140 for in-state students and $13,519 for out-of-state students.
2022 Tuition & Fees
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Montclair State. The acceptance rate of Montclair State is 91% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21%. The average graduation rate is 68% and the transfer-out rate is 6%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,332 and 54% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 21,005 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Montclair State University is 91 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Montclair State University is 68 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Montclair State University is 6 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Montclair State University is 83 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Montclair State University is 21,005
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Montclair State University is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,332 at Montclair State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043-1624
Online Applicationapply.montclair.edu/apply/
Financial Aidwww.montclair.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://montclair.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.montclair.edu/military-affiliated/veteran-military-benefits-overview
Disability Servicewww.montclair.edu/disability-resource-center/

Offered Degrees

Montclair State offers 175 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate40
Bachelor's Degree660
Post Bachelor's Degree430
Master's Degree520
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship90
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Montclair State University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,164)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Montclair State University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges