Physics at Montclair State UniversityMontclair State University stacks up to those at other schools.
Montclair State is located in Montclair, New Jersey and has a total student population of 21,005. Of the 3,771 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Montclair State University in 2021, 10 of them were physics majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Physics section at the bottom of this page.
Montclair State Physics Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Physics
Montclair State Physics Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks physics programs across the country. The following shows how Montclair State performed in these rankings.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The physics major at Montclair State is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Physics. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Value Physics Bachelor’s Degree Schools||52|
|Most Focused Physics Schools||642|
Physics Student Demographics at Montclair State
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the physics majors at Montclair State University.
Montclair State Physics Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 41% more racial-ethnic minorities in its physics bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Montclair State University with a bachelor's in physics.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||6|
Montclair State also has a doctoral program available in physics. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Physics Grads May Go Into
A degree in physics can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NJ, the home state for Montclair State University.
|Occupation||Jobs in NJ||Average Salary in NJ|
|High School Teachers||29,140||$76,390|
|Physics Postsecondary Professors||460||$113,400|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Yurinator180 under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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