Monmouth University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Monmouth University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 6,395 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1933 and is the only institution located in West Long Branch, New Jersey.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
56
Fair
At Monmouth University you can obtain your several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Monmouth University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 56 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Psychology, and Social Work. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
83%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Monmouth University student retention rate is high at 83% (above New Jersey average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Monmouth University is average - 62%.

Student to faculty ratio at MU is pretty decent: 14:1. Find out more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$33,800
High
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $33,100 annually. The additional fees at Monmouth University (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $700, which totals $33,800 per academic year.

Read the details about Monmouth University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
74%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 7,691 applications were submitted and 5,706 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Monmouth University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,800
High
Monmouth University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Monmouth University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Unsafe
Monmouth University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,200 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high -- approximately $7,800 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Monmouth University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Monmouth University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Monmouth University Location and Maps



Post Address: Monmouth University, 400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch, New Jersey 07764-1898, USA
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