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Graduate Application Fee
Acceptance Rate
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
Freshmen Enrollment
SAT Scores

2020 Acceptance Rate

Total 12,729 students have applied and 9,713 students have allowed to admit to Montclair State University (acceptance rate: 76.31%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 31.93 % where 3,101 students have finally enrolled out of 9,713 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of Montclair State University is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey.
The yield of Montclair State University is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey.

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,085 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
Montclair State University SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Montclair State University1,0850
Similarly Colleges in Rankings
All U.S. Colleges112368
Public, 4-Years or High Colleges111267
4-Years or High Colleges112468
Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey112672

SAT Score by Subject

At Montclair State University, 1,357 students submitted SAT scores (44% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,085 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey. Next table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
Montclair State University SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing500600

Admission Requirements

Next table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Montclair State University. The school requires 5 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
Admission Requirements for Applying to Montclair State University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesConsidered but not required
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended

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