#5 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

Monmouth University

West Long Branch, New Jersey

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Student Population
Monmouth University overview
Location West Long Branch, New Jersey
Online monmouth.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Monmouth University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in West Long Branch, New Jersey, Monmouth University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,367 prospective students applied, and 6,604 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 921 enrolled in the school.  4,700 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 974 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $39,968 plus fees of $712. Monmouth University is ranked 335 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Monmouth University is rated within the top 40% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1040/1210
ACT 21/26
Weighted GPA 3.53
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jun 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Monmouth University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$712
Room and Board $14,942
Budget for Other Expenses$4,007
Total One Year Cost$60,629

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$56,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
66% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Monmouth University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 28%
Communication 12%
Education 11%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%
Social Sciences 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=185572 IPEDS survey data for Monmouth University.

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