Montclair State University Graduate Schools

Montclair State University (referred to as Montclair State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Montclair, NJ. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Montclair State University is $13,140 for New Jersey residents and $18,972 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,127 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,115 including undergraduate students.

Montclair State University Graduate School Overview

Montclair State University (referred to as Montclair State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Montclair, NJ. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Montclair State University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1937 - Current).
Montclair State UniversityDirectory Information
School NameMontclair State University (referred to as Montclair State)
Address1 Normal Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07043-1624
Phone973-655-4000
Webhttps://www.montclair.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.montclair.edu/admissions/apply-and-check-status
Financial Infohttps://www.montclair.edu/financial-aid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Montclair State University is $13,140 for New Jersey residents and $18,972 for out-of-state students. The school has 4,127 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 21,115 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 97 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 9 programs are available online classes.
Montclair State Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$18,972
$13,140 for New Jersey Residents
Student Population4,127
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs97 graduate programs
(9 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Montclair State University is $13,140 for New Jersey residents and $18,972 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $700 for New Jersey residents and $1,024 for out-of-state students. Montclair State University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Montclair State 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
New Jersey Residents$13,140
Out-of-State$18,972
Tuition per Credit Hour
New Jersey Residents$700
Out-of-State$1,024
Montclair State University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Montclair State University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Montclair State
Distance Learning (Online Classes)9 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Montclair State University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Montclair State University is $13,140 for New Jersey residents and $18,972 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.41% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Montclair State University
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$9,960$1,630$15,375$1,630
2016-2017$10,464$1,676$15,837$1,676
2017-2018$11,833$648$17,355$648
2018-2019$12,188$649$17,876$649
2019-2020$12,600$540$18,432$540
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $22,505 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Montclair State University. On-campus living costs are increased by 0.74% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,898. Off-campus living costs are increased by 6.73% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Montclair State University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$13,884$2,096$10,342$5,553
2016-2017$14,094$2,310$10,964$5,576
2017-2018$14,458$2,110$12,142$5,688
2018-2019$15,564$2,100$12,670$5,974
2019-2020$15,675$2,120$13,068$6,830
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $700 for New Jersey residents and $1,024 for other students at Montclair State University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.12% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Montclair State University
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$553$854
2016-2017$581$880
2017-2018$657$964
2018-2019$677$993
2019-2020$700$1,024

Graduate Programs at Montclair State

Montclair State University offers 102 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,611 students have completed their study at Montclair State University.
Offered Degrees at Montclair State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree5161,356
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship8023
Doctor's degree - other1016
Post Bachelor's Degree426216
Total102121,611

Montclair State University offers 102 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,611 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,356 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 16 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 216 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 5 completers-
Environmental Studies5-
Communication and Journalism [+] 6 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric6-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 36 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences33-
Information Technology3-
Education [+] (2 completers) 672 completers$53,900
Education235$53,900
Educational Leadership and Administration254$67,400
Special Education and Teaching52$53,200
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services76$45,200
Health Teacher Education1-
Mathematics Teacher Education7-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching28-
Reading Teacher Education19-
Education (other)0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 17 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics8-
French Language and Literature5-
Spanish Language and Literature4-
Work and Family Studies [+] 49 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences6-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies42-
Human Development and Family Studies1-
Legal Studies [+] 22 completers-
Law0-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)22-
English Language And Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 30 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences10-
Molecular Biology16-
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 33 completers-
Mathematics25-
Statistics8-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 9 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Sustainability Studies9-
Physical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry5-
Geology/Earth Science8-
Psychology [+] 95 completers-
Psychology6-
Clinical Psychology65$53,900
Industrial and Organizational Psychology24-
Educational Psychology0-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 68 completers-
0-
Social Work68$47,600
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] (2 completers) 57 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Dance7-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts4-
Art/Art Studies1-
Fine/Studio Arts10-
Music33-
Music Performance2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 64 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders36-
Athletic Training/Trainer5-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry2-
Public Health21-
Business [+] (2 completers) 172 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management140$85,400
Accounting32-
Management Science0-
History [+] 0 completers-
History0-
Total1,356
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 3 completers-
Environmental Science0-
Natural Resources Management and Policy3-
Education [+] 18 completers-
Education1-
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services8-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)7-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)2-
Work and Family Studies [+] 2 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Development and Family Studies2-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist0-
Total23
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist16-
Total16
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Science0-
Natural Resources Management and Policy0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (1 completers) 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Education [+] (4 completers) 58 completers-
Education0-
Bilingual and Multilingual Education26-
Educational Evaluation and Research2-
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement6-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented8-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism1-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs0-
Student Counseling and Personnel Services (other)8-
Health Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education1-
Music Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor6-
Education (other)0-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 6 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics2-
Language Interpretation and Translation0-
Spanish Language and Literature4-
Work and Family Studies [+] 16 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies16-
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services (other)0-
Legal Studies [+] 11 completers-
Law0-
Legal Assistant/Paralegal10-
Legal Professions and Studies (other)1-
English Language And Literature [+] 1 completers-
English Language and Literature1-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Molecular Biology2-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 8 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)8-
Science Technologies/Technicians [+] 3 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
Science Technologies/Technicians (other)3-
Psychology [+] 2 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Child Psychology2-
Forensic Psychology0-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 39 completers-
0-
Community Organization and Advocacy0-
Social Work3$30,400
Youth Services/Administration36-
Social Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods8-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 13 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Fine/Studio Arts0-
Music Performance13-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 17 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling17-
Music Therapy/Therapist0-
Business [+] 32 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management21-
Project Management0-
Accounting7-
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Management Science4-
Total216

Graduate Student Population at Montclair State

For academic year 2019-2020, total 4,127 students enrolled into Montclair State University graduate schools where it has total 21,115 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,414 full-time and 2,713 part-time students. By gender, 1,117 male and 3,010 female students are attending Montclair State University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Montclair State University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Montclair State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1271,1173,010
Full-time1,4143731,041
Part-tme2,7137441,969
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Montclair State University.
There are 2,244 White (54.37%), 446 Black/African American (10.81%), 668 Hispanic (16.19%), 202 Asian (4.89%), and 567 students with other races. 241 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Montclair State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1271,1173,010
American Indian/Native American422
Asian20253149
Black/African American44696350
Hispanic668159509
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander1147
White2,2446091,635
Two More752253
Un-Known23675161
Non-resident Alien24197144
Montclair State University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 722 graduate students (17.49% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 526 graduate students (12.75% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Montclair State University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Montclair State University
Number of Students
Total4,127
Enrolled Online Exclusively722
Enrolled Some Online Courses526
Not in Online Courses2,879
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Montclair State University. 998 students are aged 20 to 24 (24.18% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.02%), 240 students are aged above 50 (5.82%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Montclair State University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Montclair State University
TotalMaleFemale
Total4,1271,1173,010
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2114311
Age 22-24984224760
Age 25-291,4134031,010
Age 30-34669202467
Age 35-39349104245
Age 40-49407105302
Age 50-6418636150
Over 64543222
Age Un-Known50842

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