Montclair State is a comprehensive public university committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, research and service. The University offers a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs at the master’s level and several unique and outstanding doctoral programs. The University enjoys a diverse faculty and student body. The following degrees are offered: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Doctor of Education, Doctor of Environmental Management, Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Science. Within these degrees are numerous majors, concentrations, minors and certificate programs in the fine and performing arts, education and human services, humanities and social sciences, computer science, pure and applied mathematics and sciences, natural sciences and business.
Montclair State University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, telephone 215-662-5606. A web link to the complete statement on the University’s program accreditations and approvals and institutional memberships is listed below.
The 247-acre campus is located at the intersection of Valley Road and Normal Avenue, Montclair, (Essex County) New Jersey, about 15 miles west of the Lincoln Tunnel, just within a 30-minute train or bus ride to New York City.