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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Optional
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Optional
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Optional
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

1 Normal Avenue Montclair, NJ 07043-1624
Phone: (973) 655-4000
Admissions Phone: (973) 655-4444
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Montclair State University
  • Located in Montclair, NJ
  • Public
  • 20,987 students enrolled
  • 57% admitted
  • $14,102 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Justin from Edison, NJ
  • May-17-2017 I am a current student here

    Look into the programs and think about Rutgers. A lot of Montclair's better programs like applied math, education, and computer science are outclassed by other local state schools like Rutgers Newark, Rutgers New Brunswick, and NJIT. There is also a lot of great opportunity to work on very specific subjects like ferrofluids in the fluid dynamics lab. The faculty there is brilliant and experienced, as are many others if you're willing to do your homework and look at the research they've done.

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  • William from Teaneck, NJ
  • Dec-28-2016 I am a current student here

    Talk to your Professors if you don't understand what the homework assignment is asking for. Learn how to manage your time, between doing homework, extracurricular activities, jobs, being social, etc. Go to Center for Writing Excellence at Bohn Hall if papers become difficult to write Talk to academic advisor about major and career options Keep on track with payment plan balance and deadlines

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  • D'Andre from Newark, NJ
  • Mar-10-2016 I am a current student here

    Pay attention in class no matter what is going. Take good notes because it may end up on the tests. Go to office hours often if you know you need it and ask questions.

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  • Chloe from Cedar Grove, NJ
  • Feb-17-2016 I am a current student here

    Once you apply to Montclair State, always check your WESS account for information on your application, how to sign up for classes and payment/billing.

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