|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||5%|
|Student to faculty ratio||17:1|
|Dormitory capacity||5,195 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Montclair State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 12,139 applications and 8,027 students were granted admission. Montclair State University is at the #64 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Montclair State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,659 and in-state students paid $8,768.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 81% of Montclair State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,726 (which is 6.6% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Montclair State University in 2016-2017, was 1,902, which is 61% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,522 (which is 4.1% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Montclair State University has enrolled a total of 20,987 students (16,416 students full-time and 4,571 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 20,987 students, 1,511 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 37% men and 63% women and 16,810 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 4,177 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 560 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 11%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 9%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Montclair State University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||12%||1,824|
|Visual And Performing Arts||7%||977|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||6%||918|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||5%||791||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||4%||540|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||3%||409|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Montclair State University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Montclair State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,600. Last year, out of the total 4,152 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,820 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,582 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,224 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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