Degree Programs

For a full list of Kean's Graduate Degree options, click here to visit the Nathan Weiss Graduate College site.


Undergraduate Degree Programs 


Accounting B.S. (School of Accounting and Finance)

Art Education B.A. (Department of Fine Arts)

Art History B.A. (Department of Fine Arts)

Asian Studies B.A. (College of Humanities and Social Sciences)

Athletic Training B.S. (Athletic Training)

Biology B.A. (School of Natural Sciences)

  • General Option
  • Honors Option
  • Biology Teacher of Students with Disabilities (P-12)
  • Biology Teacher Certification (P-12)
  • Biology Physician Assistant 

 

Biology B.S. Cell & Molecular Option (School of Natural Sciences)

Biology B.S. Environmental Option (School of Environmental and Sustainability Sciences) 

Chemistry B.A. (School of Natural Sciences)

  • General Option
  • Pre-Professional
  • Teacher Certification (P-12) 

 

Chemistry B.S. (School of Environmental and Life Sciences)

  • ACS Certified Expanded Option
  • ACS Certified Chemical Instrumentation 

 

Communication B.A. (School of Communication, Media and Journalism)

  • Communication Studies
  • Journalism
  • Public Relations
  • Media
  • Film 

 

Computer Science B.S. (Computer Science)

Criminal Justice B.A. (School of Criminal Justice and Public Administration)

Dance [Offered as a Minor Only] (College of Visual and Performing Arts) 

Early Childhood B.A. (College of Ed.)

Earth Science B.A. (School of Natural Sciences)

  • General Option
  • Teacher Certification (P-12)
  •  Teacher of Students with Diabilities (P-12)

 

Earth Science B.S. (School of Environmental and Life Sciences)

  • Earth System Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geo-Science
  • Geology
  • Meteorology

 

Economics B.A. (School of Social of Sciences)

  • Economics
  • Teacher Certification (P-12)

 

Finance B.S. (School of Accounting and Finance)

Elementary Education B.A. (School of Curriculum and Teaching)

  • Certification in K-6
  • Certification in K-6 and 5-8
  • Bilingual Education Certification in K-6
  • Bilingual Education Certification in K-6 and 5-8 

 

English B.A. (School of English Studies)

  • Standard Option
  • Writing
  • Teacher Certification (P-12)
  • Teacher of Students with Disabilities
  • Teacher English in Global Settings 

 

Fine Arts B.A. (College of Visual and Performing Arts)

  • Teacher Certification (P-12) 

 

Global Business B.S. (College of Business and Public Management)

Graphic Design B.F.A. (Robert Busch School of Design)

  • Interactive Advertising
  • Interactive, Print and Screen 

 

Health Information Management B.S. (Joint program w/ Rutgers SHRP)

History B.A. (History)

  • History
  • Honors
  • Teacher Certification (P-12)
  • Teacher of Students with Disabilities (P-12) 

 

Industrial Design B.I.D. (Robert Busch School of Design)

Information Technology B.S. (Computer Science) 

Interior Design B.F.A. (Robert Busch School of Design)

Jewish Studies (College of Humanities and Social Sciences)

Management B.S. (School of Management, Marketing and International Business)

  • General Business
  • Management of Organizations
  • Supply Chain & Information Management 

 

Marketing B.S. (School of Management, Marketing and International Business)

Mathematical Sciences B.A. (Mathematics)

  • Statistics
  • Teacher Certification (P-12)
  • Teacher of Students with Disabilities (P-12)

 

Medical Technology B.S. (Medical Technology)

  • Medical Technology
  • Cytotechnology
  • Histotechnology
  • BS in Clinical Lab Science - Medical Lab Sci (Joint Program with Rutgers)
  • BS in Clinical Lab Science - Cytotechnology (Joint Program with Rutgers) 

 

Music B.A. (College of Visual & Performing Arts)

Music Education B.A. (College of Visual & Performing Arts)

Music Performance with an Emphasis in Pedagogy (BMus) 

Nursing B.S.N. (School of Nursing)

Physical Education B.A. (Physical Education, Recreation and Health)

  • Physical Education and Health Teacher Certification (P-12)
  • Global Fitness and Wellness 

 

Physical Therapy B.S./ DPT (Physical Therapy) Joint program with Rutgers SHRP

Physician's Assistant B.A./M.S. Joint Program with Rutgers SHRP

Political Science B.A. (School of Social Sciences)

  • International Comparative Politics
  • Teacher Certification (P-12)

 

Psychology B.A. (School of Psychology)

Psychology/ Psychiatric Rehabilitation B.S. (School of Psychology)

Public Administration B.A.(School of Criminal Justice and Public Administration)

Public Administration B.A./M.P.A. Five-Year Combined Accelerated Program (School of Criminal Justice and Public Administration) 

Recreation Administration B.A. (College of Education)

  • Therapeutic Recreation
  • Community Recreation
  • Commercial Recreation 

 

Science and Technology B.A. (NJCSTM)

Science and Technology B.S. Biomedicine Option (NJCSTM)

Science and Technology B.S. Biomedicine Drexel Linkage Program

Science and Technology B.S. Engineering Science Linkage with NJIT (NJCSTM) 

Science and Technology B.S. Computational Applied Mathematics Research (NJCSTM) 

Science and Technology B.S. Molecular Biology-Biotechnology (NJCSTM)
Science and Technology B.S. Biology Education (NJCSTM)

 

Science and Technology B.S. Mathematics Education (NJCSTM)
Science and Technology B.S. Chemistry Education (NJCSTM)

Sociology B.A. (School of Social Sciences)

Spanish B.A. (School of Global Education and Innovation)

  • Teacher Certification (P-12)

 

Special Education B.A. (Special Education and Literacy)

Speech and Language Hearing Sciences B.A. (School of Communication Disorders and Deafness)

Studio Arts B.A. (Fine Arts)

Studio Arts B.F.A. (Fine Arts)

Studio Arts B.F.A. - photography (Fine Arts)

Sustainability Science B.S. (Center for Sustainability Studies)

Teacher of Students with Disabilities B.A.(College of Education) 

  • Certification in P-3
  • Certification in K-6
  • Certification in K-6 and 5-8
  • Dual Certification Options (Certification in P-12)
    • Biology/Teacher of Students with Disabilities 
    • Earth Science//Teacher of Students with Disabilities 
    • History//Teacher of Students with Disabilities 
    • Math//Teacher of Students with Disabilities 

 

Theater Education B.A. (Theatre)

Theater Design and Technology B.F.A. (Theatre)

Theater Performance B.F.A. (Theatre)

Theatre B.A. (Theatre)


Joint Programs


Occupational Therapy (BA/MS)

The dual degree program* at Kean University provides an opportunity to earn both an undergraduate degree in one of nine majors of your choice and a master’s degree in Occupational Therapy. Students may choose from the following undergraduate majors:
• Biology 70186
• Communication 41186
• Earth Science 76186
• Fine Arts 44386
• History 48186
• Psychology 56186
• Recreation Administration (Therapeutic Recreation Option) 25386
• Sociology 58186
• Spanish 46286


*Participating in the dual degree program for Occupational Therapy at Kean University does not guarantee admission into the professional phase of the program. Students must apply and be accepted into this program.
For more information about the Occupational Therapy program at Kean, please visit www.kean.edu/~ot.


Physical Therapy (BA/DPT)

Kean University has a collaborative dual degree program with Rutgers in Newark, New Jersey The dual degree program in Physical Therapy is a six-year combined Bachelor’s and Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. It consists of undergraduate studies at Kean for the Bachelor’s degree and graduate studies at Rutgers in Newark leading to a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree (DPT). Students may choose from the following undergraduate majors:
• Biology 70188
• Earth Science 76188
• History 48188
• Psychology 56188
• Spanish 46288


For more information about the Physical Therapy program at Kean, please visit: http://www.kean.edu/KU/Physical-Therapy.


Biology/Physician Assistant (BA/MS) 70185
The program combines a Bachelor’s degree and a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant. The program consists of 3 years of undergraduate studies at Kean for the BA in Biological Sciences degree and pending acceptance into Rutgers 3 years in the graduate program at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, leading into a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant.


KEAN@ OCEAN

New Jersey shore residents can earn undergraduate degrees while close to home by attending Kean University’s branch campus at Ocean County College (OCC).


Kean @ OCC Bachelor’s Degrees

Accounting, Biology, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Elementary Education, English, Finance, Graphic Design, History, Management, Marketing, Nursing, Physical Education, Public Administration, Psychology, Sociology and Special Education. This is a transfer based program.


For more information about the major options available at Kean Ocean, please visit: http://www.kean.edu/KU/Kean-Ocean

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