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Montclair State is New Jersey’s second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university — comprehensive undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a broad variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body — combined with a small college’s attention to students. Montclair State was recently named by Forbes as New Jersey’s top public institution of higher education.
Montclair State University is positioned to give its students an educational and social experience unlike any other. When you visit our campus, you’ll feel an energy that keeps our students excited and motivated both inside and outside of the classroom. Based on the wide array of events and on-campus resources, including our world-class performance theater, art galleries, cultural activities, cyber café, athletic events, new recreation center, and diner, our students always have an abundance of options right at their fingertips.
Our campus offers the best of both worlds: a beautiful suburban campus where you can enjoy the ambience of walking to class on tree-lined paths where you meet friends and study on the lawn, plus easy access to New York City.
Montclair State University has an extremely diverse campus community. You can choose from over 120 exciting extracurricular clubs, organizations, activities, and events. Our state-of-the-art, 78,000-square-foot Student Recreation Center features a six-lane swimming pool; a two-court gymnasium with an elevated running track; two racquetball courts; two-level fitness, strength and cardio training areas; space for aerobics and other fitness activities; locker rooms; and a snack bar.
We also offer robust career services and cooperative education programs that help you discover your aptitudes and uncover future career possibilities.
Montclair State University offers more than 250 undergraduate majors, minors and concentrations and graduate programs in nearly 100 fields. The most popular undergraduate majors are Business Administration, Family and Child Studies, Psychology, English, and Biology.
The charming downtown Montclair, New Jersey area is filled with possibilities, ranging from trendy restaurants, great shopping, cafés, art museums, nightclubs, and other attractions that are sure to entice. You’re also just minutes away from the epicenter of the world. New York City is just a short ride (14 miles) away. We have two train stations right on campus that take you into the heart of Manhattan within minutes. As a Montclair State student, you’ll be able to explore all of the social, business, and internship opportunities that New York City has to offer.
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3,400 resident students living on campus. Our special interest living communities enable residential students to live among people with whom they share interests. For example, our First Year Connections living community puts incoming freshmen together in a residence hall that has lots of common areas where new students can meet and mingle.
Graduate students choose Montclair State for its world-class academics, renowned faculty, modern facilities and the study options that fit their lives. Located just 14 miles from Manhattan, we offer a wide range of outstanding graduate programs designed to prepare students for leadership roles in a variety of professional settings.
Montclair State University’s reputation for academic excellence is based on a century of distinguished leadership in teaching and research, and a deeply held commitment to serving the educational needs of our region. Montclair State provides graduate students with a comprehensive range of programs closely aligned with the career opportunities of the New Jersey-New York region.
The University offers doctoral and master’s degrees, certificates, and certification programs in nearly 100 fields. Whether you are looking to make your mark in New Jersey’s pharmaceutical industry, the region’s business arena, New York’s arts scene or as an up-and-coming educator, Montclair State provides focused, fast-moving programs that will take your career to the next level and inspire your passion for learning.
Graduate students often have careers, families and busy lives to manage. With these needs in mind, many Montclair State graduate programs offer flexible day, evening and weekend courses, as well as hybrid online/classroom courses. A leader in advanced teaching technologies, Montclair State is constantly seeking to meet the needs of its students.
Montclair State University’s graduate students benefit from an accessible faculty who are leaders in their fields. Engaged in cutting-edge research, Montclair State faculty members are equally dedicated to teaching. Small class sizes and collaborative research opportunities enable students to work with their faculty mentors and receive a level of personal attention unusual for a large university.
Montclair State University is conveniently located near many roadways, including Routes 46, 3 and 80, as well as the Garden State Parkway and New Jersey Turnpike. Just 14 miles from New York City, we have two train stations right on campus that take you to and from the heart of Manhattan within minutes.
Montclair State University offers master’s degrees, certificates and certification programs in nearly 100 fields, as well as doctorates in the disciplines of Audiology, Counselor Education, Environmental Management, Mathematics Pedagogy, Pedagogy, plus Teacher Education and Teacher Development. Our AACSB-accredited School of Business offers an MBA program on a part-time basis that is specifically geared to working professionals as well as an accelerated Saturday-only program in Monmouth County, New Jersey.