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

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Monmouth is an above-average private university located in West Long Branch, New Jersey in the New York City Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,301 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Monmouth acceptance rate is 77%. Popular majors include Business, Communications, and Health Service Preparatory Studies. Graduating 73% of students, Monmouth alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $41,300.

About

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

Monmouth University Rankings

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Monmouth Admissions

Acceptance Rate
77%
Application Deadline
March 1
SAT Range
1050-1240
ACT Range
21-27
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$30,945 / 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
$23,789 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
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

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
    6%
  • On Campus
    94%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,301 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
149
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
33%
Varsity Athletes
13%
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
83%
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%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$50,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
73%
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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