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Monmouth University
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  • 4 Year
  • WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade A minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade A minus
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

400 CEDAR AVE
WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ 07764
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Big South Conference
From Monmouth University

At Monmouth University, your learning will incorporate real-time skill building and empower you to amplify your future. Our professional connections, hands-on research opportunities, and high-stakes Division I athletics integrate a big-school atmosphere with a personalized education. One hour away from New York City and close to neighboring Asbury Park and Red Bank, our coastal location expands internship opportunities and adds exploration to your college experience. Rising as a highly ranked private, non-sectarian, Division I institution, we don’t just set you up for success in the future, we let you start your success story today.

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Monmouth University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
December 1
Acceptance Rate
79%
SAT Range
1040-1210
ACT Range
21-26
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$31,594 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$24,361 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 57 responses
54%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 69 responses
72%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 68 responses

Majors

Spotlight on Marine and Environmental Biology and Policy Program

Monmouth’s Marine and Environmental Biology and Policy program provides an immersive, hands-on experience just a mile from the Atlantic Ocean. Our proximity to diverse marine and terrestrial ecosystems allows students to be actively involved in research projects, studies at field stations, and to secure internships with off-campus partner organizations, including government agencies.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    73%
  • On Campus
    2%
  • Online
    25%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,093 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
170
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
31%
Varsity Athletes
14%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 50 responses
  • Sociable
    30%
  • Involved
    28%
  • Commuter
    24%
  • Stuck up
    8%
  • I commute so it's hard to meet people
    6%
  • Hard Working
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
78%
Poll
43%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 80 responses
Poll
56%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 94 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 56 responses
  • Striving for student success and achievement
    30%
  • Expanding
    18%
  • HighSchool continued....in a bad way
    13%
  • No diversity
    11%
  • I'm learning and growing in my field. S
    9%
  • Money grab
    9%
  • Phenomenal
    5%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$50,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
74%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 41 responses

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