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Montclair State University

Montclair, NJ
University Website: www.montclair.edu
Apply Online: www.montclair.edu/admissions/apply.html
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Montclair State University is a public research university located in the Upper Montclair section of Montclair, the Great Notch area of Little Falls, and Clifton, New Jersey. As of October 2011, there were 18,498 total enrolled students: 14,590 undergraduate students and 3,908 graduate students. Montclair State University is New Jersey's second largest school, with Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey being the first. It is also the state's fastest growing school and currently sizes at 500 acres (2.0 km2), inclusive of the New Jersey School of Conservation, which attracts students statewide. More than 250 majors, minors and concentrations are offered.

MSU offers a PhD in Environmental Management, one of the very few universities in the United States to offer a doctoral degree in that area. It also offers students the opportunity to pursue a PhD in biomedicine with its joint degree program with UMDNJ. The university also offers articulation agreements with UMDNJ's Medical,Dental and Physical Therapy programs. The school also offers such articulation agreements with Rutgers Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, combining a Bachelors degree from Montclair with a Pharmacy Degree from the school.

The University is a member of prominent professional organizations, including the American Association of State Colleges and Universities, American Council on Education, Association of American Colleges and Universities and the Council of Graduate Schools. It is also the only university in the United States to offer a doctorate program in pedagogy.

In 2004, New Jersey Transit opened the Montclair State University Station, which links the university to New York City. The building of the MSU Station cost $26 million dollars to complete, including a 1,500-space parking deck.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $16,438.00 avg tuition

1 Normal Avenue - 855 Valley Road
Montclair, NJ 07043-1624
(973) 655-4000

Apply online Admissions:
www.montclair.edu/Admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.montclair.edu/FinancialAid/

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Montclair State University

Statistics:
Applied 12,585
Admitted 7,130 57%
Enrolled total 2,356
Full Time: 2,338
Part Time 18
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 440 530
SAT Math 460 550
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 450 540
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 82%
4-year graduation rate 30%
6-year graduation rate 62%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Required
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Montclair State University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $7,690.00 $7,690.00 $16,438.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,956.00 $2,956.00 $2,956.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $256.00 $256.00 $548.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $9,295.00 $9,295.00 $14,348.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,368.00 $1,368.00 $1,368.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $516.00 $516.00 $797.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $10,962.00 $10,962.00 $1,500.00
Other Expenses $1,500.00 $1,500.00 $1,500.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $65.00
Graduate Application Fee $60.00
Books and Supplies $1,300.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 76%
Percent receiving grant aid 52%
Avg amount of grant aid $8,170.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 60%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,736.00

Montclair State University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Molecular Biology X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Radio and Television X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Information Technology X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Education, General X
Education, Other X
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Health Teacher Education X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X X
Italian Language and Literature X
Latin Language and Literature X
Linguistics X X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General X
Music Therapy/Therapist X
Public Health, General X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Professions and Studies, Other X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Studies X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
Geography X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X X
Cinematography and Film/Video Production X
Dance, General X
Design and Applied Arts, Other X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Fashion/Apparel Design X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Graphic Design X
Industrial and Product Design X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X X

Scholarships for Students in New Jersey

Name Amount Deadline
Caroline Thorn Kissel Summer Environmental Studies Scholarship $2,000 February 10, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
First Time College Student Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017
Community College Graduate Scholarship Varies March 08, 2017

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