Monmouth University: Statistics

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#465 of 2,597 In North America
#420 of 2,496 In the United States
#10 of 47 In New Jersey
#342 of 1,044 For Social Work

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Acceptance rate
79%
Average SAT
1125
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$31,594 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
4,263
Graduates
1,411
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Monmouth University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 79% 75% 81%
Applicants 8,367 3,201 5,166
Admissions 6,604 2,404 4,200
Freshmen enrolled full time 921 319 602

3,561 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,884 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
818 or 89%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1040
or below

75% of them
had 1210
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Monmouth University are 1040-1210 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
102 or 11%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Monmouth University are 21-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 3924 (69%)
Hispanic 783 (14%)
Black or African American 330 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 242 (4%)
Asian 164 (3%)
Two or more races 125 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 99 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 4 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$31,594/year
Average aid awarded
$24,361
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $18,108
$30-48K $22,413
$48-75K $28,313
$75-110K $32,819
$110K+ $37,538

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $39,968$27,874
Tuition in-state $39,968$27,874
Tuition out-of-state $39,968$27,874
Fee in-district $712$712
Fee in-state $712$712
Fee out-of-state $712$712

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 2,050
Combined charge for room and board $15,478
Room charge $8,648
Meal charge $6,830

Monmouth University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 308 94
Social Work 40 83
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 98 10
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 85
Nursing Science 73 6
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 42 21
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 56
Psychology, General 56
English Language and Literature, General 47 7
Computer and Information Sciences, General 39 12
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor 45
Education, General 44
Special Education and Teaching, General 41
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 41
Political Science and Government, General 38
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education & Fitness, General 35
Music, General 34
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist 32
Physician Assistant 31
History, General 23 7
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 14 13
Homeland Security 23 3
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 26
Chemistry, General 24
Anthropology, General 13 9
Mathematics, General 20
Computer Software Engineering 5 12
Environmental Biology 17
Design and Visual Communications, General 14
Computer & Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other 13
Reading Teacher Education 10
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 9
Art & Art Studies, General 9
Public Relations & Image Management 9
Spanish Language and Literature 6
Forensic Nursing 6
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist 3
History and Political Science 2
Sociology, General 1
Substance Abuse & Addiction Counseling 1
Grand Total 1,073 618 19
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 74% 74% 75%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,783
Citations
37,612

Publication / Citation count by topic

Computer Science
508 / 14,825
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
502 / 6,682
Engineering
373 / 4,556
Psychology
298 / 9,458
Business
280 / 8,201
Medicine
252 / 4,406
Mathematics
226 / 2,834
Computer Networking
223 / 2,483
Economics
131 / 2,014
Blockchain and Cryptography
115 / 1,573
Sociology
114 / 2,513
Art & Design
100 / 612
Social Psychology
100 / 3,663
Political Science
86 / 1,103
Environmental Science
79 / 862
Child Psychology
70 / 2,346
Health Science
67 / 992
Biology
62 / 1,132
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
61 / 7,510
Cyber Security
60 / 1,472
Education Majors
59 / 886
Communications and Public Relations
58 / 876
Demography
57 / 1,010
History
57 / 82
Chemistry
49 / 735
Math Teachers
45 / 241
Gender Studies
42 / 241
Physics
41 / 609
Clinical Psychology
37 / 690
Marketing
36 / 2,259
Management Information Systems
35 / 1,421
Geography and Cartography
34 / 123
Telecommunications
32 / 136
Psychiatry
31 / 527
Finance
31 / 325
Software Engineering
29 / 377
Nursing
24 / 552
Development Studies
24 / 715
Law
23 / 394
Criminology and Criminal Justice
23 / 237

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 2
1993 0 0
1994 1 5
1995 11 4
1996 30 35
1997 34 46
1998 28 83
1999 48 123
2000 38 193
2001 43 246
2002 55 356
2003 70 551
2004 53 679
2005 59 818
2006 64 1056
2007 88 1212
2008 86 1337
2009 98 1538
2010 107 1854
2011 117 2053
2012 114 2282
2013 116 2715
2014 120 3207
2015 123 3364
2016 79 3213
2017 115 3082
2018 75 3010
2019 115 3472
2020 125 4280
2021 102 4206

Monmouth University alumni

  1. Michael Sorrentino

    Michael Sorrentino
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actormodel
    Biography

    Michael Paul Sorrentino, also known as The Situation, is an American television personality. He appeared on all six seasons of the MTV reality show Jersey Shore from 2009 through 2012 and returned to the franchise with Jersey Shore: Family Vacation.

  2. Chris Hogan

    Chris Hogan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Christopher James Hogan is a former American football wide receiver who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 10 seasons. He played college football at Monmouth following three years of college lacrosse at Penn State. Hogan joined the NFL as an undrafted free agent in 2011, but did not land a final roster spot until 2012 with the Buffalo Bills. After four seasons in Buffalo, Hogan signed a three-year contract with the New England Patriots, leading to consecutive Super Bowl appearances each season and victories in Super Bowl LI and Super Bowl LIII. Hogan spent his final three seasons with the Carolina Panthers, New York Jets, and New Orleans Saints. He was also a lacrosse midfielder for the Cannons and Whipsnakes Lacrosse Club of the Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) in 2021.

  3. Matt Morgan

    Matt Morgan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    professional wrestlermayorbasketball player
    Biography

    Matthew Thomas Morgan is an American politician, actor and retired professional wrestler. He is a current City Commissioner in Longwood, Florida. He is known for his time in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, where he is a two-time TNA World Tag Team Champion.

  4. Siggy Flicker

    Siggy Flicker
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    matchmakertelevision presenter
    Biography

    Sigalit "Siggy" Flicker is an American relationship specialist, matchmaker, television personality and author of Write Your Own Fairy Tale: The New Rules for Dating, Relationships, and Finding Love on Your Terms. She starred in the VH1 reality-television series Why Am I Still Single?! and was a cast member on the seventh and eighth seasons of Bravo's reality-TV show The Real Housewives of New Jersey.

General info

Alternative names MU
Founded 1933
Motto Where leaders look forward
Colors blue, white
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Sessions (May-June; May-August; July-August)
Total FTE staff 1,129
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 400 Cedar Ave
West Long Branch, New Jersey, 07764-1898
United States
City population 9,000
Phone 7325713400

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