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Degree Completion Applicants

Application Process for Degree Completion Students

Transfer or readmit students may be interested in pursuing a degree completion program, specifically designed to help you complete a bachelor’s degree quickly and with extra support from success coaches. Students with 60+ credits who are 25 years or older and have been out of school for 2 years are eligible for our Degree Completion Program in Liberal Studies. Our simplified application process is designed with you in mind.

Step 1
Online Application

Complete and submit the application for degree completion students.

After you submit the application, you will see instructions for paying the $65 non-refundable application fee (or submitting a fee waiver request) on the status page of your application portal. 

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Degree Completion Application

Step 2

College Transcripts

You are required to submit an official transcript from ALL regionally accredited colleges and/or universities previously attended. Official transcripts must be sent to us directly from your previous college. Transcripts sent by students are not official. Please contact your previous college to have them send your official transcript. Official transcripts may be sent electronically to or via mail to:

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue, Susan A. Cole Hall
Montclair, NJ 07043

Step 3

Degree completion applicants may submit an optional resume for consideration as part of their application.