729
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Montclair State University / College of Humanities and Social Sciences is located in Montclair, NJ, in a suburban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Certificate)
Doctor of Science (Sc D)
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 214
Doctoral Degrees 15
Other Advanced Degrees 123

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

966
Applied
271
Accepted
228
Enrolled
28%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline Not reported June 1st No
Spring deadline Not reported October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 2 letters of recommendation, essay
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, essay

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

729
Total Graduate Students
57%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
42%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 19.89%
Black or African American 14.13%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.33%
Unknown 9.05%

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

610
Total faculty
Full-time (217)
Part-time (393)
Male (263)
Female (347)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Deafness, auditory processing, engaged learning, academic and civic development
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
363,953

Location & Contact

Address 1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ  07043-1624
United States
Contact Dr. Marietta Morrissey
Dean
Email: morrisseym@mail.montclair.edu
Phone: 973-655-4314