Monmouth University Rankings

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In the World#1395 of 14178
In North America#431 of 2629
In the United States#392 of 2528
In New Jersey#9 of 47
In West Long Branch#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
77%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$30,945 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
4,450
Graduates
1,503
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Monmouth University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate77%72%79%
Applicants8,9843,5395,445
Admissions6,8862,5584,328
Freshmen enrolled full time994366628

509 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

206 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
890 or 90%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1050
or below

75% of them
had 1240
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Monmouth University are 1050-1240 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
103 or 10%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Monmouth University are 21-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
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

White4133 (69%)
Hispanic750 (13%)
Black or African American348 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown294 (5%)
Asian188 (3%)
Two or more races134 (2%)
Nonresident Alien100 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$30,945/year
Average aid awarded
$23,789
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$18,716
$30-48K$20,861
$48-75K$27,107
$75-110K$34,558
$110K+$36,937

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$38,880$27,126
Tuition in-state$38,880$27,126
Tuition out-of-state$38,880$27,126
Fee in-district$712$712
Fee in-state$712$712
Fee out-of-state$712$712

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,988
Combined charge for room and board$15,056
Room charge$8,412
Meal charge$6,644

Monmouth University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General33979
Social Work4591
Speech Communication and Rhetoric106
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General88
Nursing Science7114
English Language and Literature, General4614
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor57
Psychology, General55
Computer and Information Sciences, General4510
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies3310
Education, General42
Biology & Biological Sciences, General42
Political Science and Government, General39
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General36
Homeland Security314
History, General2110
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other29
Physician Assistant29
Computer Software Engineering1216
Anthropology1512
Music, General25
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse25
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services25
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist25
Special Education and Teaching, General23
Mathematics, General22
Chemistry, General13
Reading Teacher Education12
Environmental Biology11
Public Relations & Image Management10
Art & Art Studies, General8
Computer & Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other8
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General6
Educational Leadership and Administration, General6
Social Sciences, Other5
Sociology5
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist3
Public Policy Analysis, General2
General Studies1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Grand Total11,10655614
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate73%75%72%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,959
Citations
40,249

Publication count by topic

Computer science
556
Psychology
346
Sociology
123
Economics
122
Medicine
113
Engineering
98
Business
90
Political science
81
Mathematics
56
Chemistry
50
Biology
46
History
45
Art
34
Geography
27
Materials science
24
Philosophy
20
Environmental science
16
Physics
11
Geology
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Sociology9152,494
Computer science96513,437
Political science9781,061
Business10683,077
Psychology11279,367
Economics12951,916
History132460
Engineering18991,278
Medicine23002,270
Geology2429160
Art24325
Mathematics2610781
Philosophy26703
Environmental science2967252
Biology3454897
Chemistry3506799
Geography376140
Materials science3819244
Physics418931

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199202
199300
199415
199594
19962834
19973440
19982581
199943117
200036189
200140241
200251356
200367542
200449692
200554792
2006611010
2007751157
2008831287
2009921483
20101031800
20111101988
20121122201
20131132643
20141083168
20151183240
2016703121
20171022817
2018752574
20191143104
20201013484

General info

Alternative namesMU
Founded1933
WikipediaMonmouth University
MottoWhere leaders look forward
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Sessions (May-June; May-August; July-August)
Total FTE staff1,153
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address400 Cedar Ave
West Long Branch, New Jersey, 07764-1898
United States
City population8,000
Phone7325713400

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