Montclair State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Montclair, New Jersey Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$13,073

Avg in-state tuition

$21,033

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Montclair State University

Montclair State University is a large public university located on a suburban campus in Montclair, New Jersey. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 21,007, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 76%. The university offers 63 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 67%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $13,073, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,033.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

76% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 76%

Retention Rate 80%

Graduation Rate 67%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 990-1180

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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63%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

21k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

43%

Hispanic

27%

Black

13%

Asian

6%

Unknown

5%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

50% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

50%

State Grant Aid

47%

Institution Grant Aid

38%

Pell Grant

50%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,318
State Grant Aid $5,874
Institution Grant Aid $3,786
Pell Grant Aid $4,851
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.