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Second Bachelor’s Degree Applicants

Application Process for Second Bachelor’s Students

If you have already received a bachelor’s degree and your interests or goals have shifted, you may pursue a second bachelor’s degree at Montclair State University. Second bachelor degrees are not available for all majors in the School of Business or students interested in pursuing teaching certification (except for Physical Education). For information regarding coursework in these areas, please see The Graduate School.

Step 1
Online Application

Complete and submit the application for Second Bachelor’s students. After you submit the application, you will see instructions for paying the $65 non-refundable application fee on the status page of your application portal. If you are applying to a program with an audition fee (Dance, Music, Music Therapy, Musical Theater or Theater), you will also see and be able to pay your audition fee through your status page.

Second Bachelor’s Application

Step 2
College Transcripts

An official transcript from the accredited college or university that you received your BA/BS from, unless it is from Montclair State. Please submit your official transcript electronically to or via mail to:

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue, Dickson Hall
Montclair, NJ 07043

Specific Admissions Requirements by College/School

In addition to our general Transfer Admission Standards, certain programs have their own specific standards for admission. For more information, visit our admissions requirements page.