Exterior photo of The Graduate School building.

Message from the Graduate School

Welcome to The Graduate School at Montclair State University!

We welcome you to The Graduate School at Montclair State University and enthusiastically support your pursuit of advanced study at our institution.

Since Montclair State initially offered graduate education as the first of the state colleges to be approved for advanced preparation of students, we have evolved, through this tradition of excellence, to provide more than 100 degree, certificate and certification programs to satisfy your educational and professional needs. More recently, Montclair State University became the first of the nine state colleges to offer the doctoral degree, yet another quality indicator for the excellence you will find here.

This sweep of opportunity, reflecting the widest range and highest quality, affords you the chance to pursue graduate study in an outstanding academic community. The Graduate School looks forward to working with you as you meet the intellectual challenges ahead.