Graduation Rate
67.03%
Transfer-out Rate
23.65%
Retention Rate
79.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Montclair State University is 67.03% last year which is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey. 2,029 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 3,027 candidates.
The transfer-out rate is 23.65% that is extremely higher (many students transferred-out) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey. The retention rate (full-time students) is 79% that is average compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Montclair State University. 2,029 students have completed and 716 students have transferred out to other institutes. In addition, 43 students still enrolled and 239 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)3,0273,027
Completers2,029
(67.03%)
2,029
Transfer-out716
(23.65%)
716
Still Enrolled43
(1.42%)
43
No Longer Enrolled239
(7.90%)
239

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

The below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by completion time. The number in parenthesis denote the graduation rate for the corresponding students. The numbers and rate for the 125% and 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and graduate rate for that period. For example, 1,356 students have completed in 4 years and additional 551 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)1,356
(44.80%)
415
(36.50%)
941
(49.79%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)551
(18.20%)
223
(19.61%)
328
(17.35%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)122
(4.03%)
59
(5.19%)
63
(3.33%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total67.03% (2,029/3,027) 61.30% (697/1,137) 70.48% (1,332/1,890)
American Indian or Alaska Native50.00% (1/2) 0.00% (0/1) 100.00% (1/1)
Asian63.01% (109/173) 57.50% (46/80) 67.74% (63/93)
Black (Non-Hispanic)67.24% (197/293) 55.77% (58/104) 73.54% (139/189)
Hispanic65.45% (447/683) 61.34% (146/238) 67.64% (301/445)
White68.04% (977/1,436) 62.68% (351/560) 71.46% (626/876)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander75.00% (3/4) 50.00% (1/2) 100.00% (2/2)
Two or More Race63.16% (72/114) 57.89% (22/38) 65.79% (50/76)
Unknown70.25% (196/279) 65.31% (64/98) 72.93% (132/181)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity