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Montclair State University
Location Montclair, NJ
Setting Large Suburban
Enrollment 20,744
Type Public 4 Year
National Ranking #569
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Team Colors          


Montclair State University
Tuition (In State) $12,323
Tuition (Out of State) $20,443
Room & Board $16,388
Avg Net Price $15,061
Avg Grant Aid $10,570
% Receiving Grant Aid 82%
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Montclair State University
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Applied 18,691
Admitted 16,936
Acceptance Rate 90.6%
Enrolled % 20.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.3
Typical High School Grades B+
Admissions Standards Moderate
Applicant Competition
ACT Range
SAT Range 1010/1210
Submit Test Scores Considered but not required
Application Deadline Jul 31, 2023


Montclair State University
Student to Faculty Ratio 17:1
Popular Majors
  • Work and Family Studies (17%)
  • Business (16%)
  • Visual and Performing Arts (12%)
  • Psychology (9%)
  • Biology (7%)


Montclair State University
Graduation Rate 62%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $51,100
Making Student Loan Payments 67%
Median Student Loan Debt $22,999
Median Loan Payment $237


Montclair State University
% Men 36%
% Women 64%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 44%
% Black 11%
% Hispanic 25%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 2%
% Unknown Race 9%


Montclair State University
% In-State 92%
% Out-of-State 7%


Montclair State University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility Yes
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard