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- MONTCLAIR, NJ
- Academicsgrade B
- Valuegrade B+
- Diversitygrade A
- Campusgrade B+
- Athleticsgrade B minus
- Party Scenegrade B
- Professorsgrade B
- Locationgrade A
- Dormsgrade B
- Campus Foodgrade B
- Student Lifegrade B+
- Safetygrade B
We know you’re a goal-setter, a dreamer and a thinker. And, you’re definitely a doer. At Montclair State University, you’ll find everything you need to rise to the level of your ambitions—and beyond.
Through our 300+ innovative programs across 12 colleges and schools, we empower students to rise above their own expectations and enter the world as leaders, educators and change makers. Just 12 miles from New York City, you'll tap into incredible opportunities that prepare you to achieve your most ambitious dreams. As a nationally ranked doctoral research university with an intimate student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1, Montclair State University will prepare you for the world like no other institution can.
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Most Popular Majors
- Business630 Graduates
- Research and Experimental Psychology386 Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities293 Graduates
- Human Development262 Graduates
- Biology159 Graduates
- Communications158 Graduates
- Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies136 Graduates
- English118 Graduates
- Kinesiology and Exercise Science118 Graduates
- Accounting106 Graduates
University Announces New Colleges and School
The College of Education and Human Services will be divided into two new colleges: the College for Education and Engaged Learning and the College for Community Health to prepare future education and community health professionals. The University will also launch the School of Computing within the College of Science and Mathematics which will foster academic leadership and computing research.
- Mix of Online and on Campus50%
- On Campus47%
- Hardworking, commuter21%
- Creative, individualistic2%
- It's all here27%
- Small, hilly, convenient, pretty, harsh weather11%
- Perfect in certain ways, generally on the rise9%