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What You Learn

  • Benefit from a core curriculum covers the content areas of biology, chemistry, physics, calculus and statistics
  • Earn your Bachelor of Science in biology in the first four years and a Master of Arts in instruction and curriculum in the fifth year
  • Create lesson plans, master science and math content, and gain practical classroom experience
  • Collaborate with faculty to conduct real-world research that can lead to patents, publications or conference presentations

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Biology - STEM Teacher Education - 5 yr B.S./M.A.


Job placement rate for STEM students after graduation


Average STEM salary compared to average U.S. annual salary of $44,000


Options for Research First Initiatives

STEM student in 3d CAVE


The New Jersey Center for Science, Technology and Mathematics is home to the only 3D Virtual Reality Computer Assisted Visual Enhancement (C.A.V.E.) system in the greater NY-NJ metropolitan area. Students working on C.A.V.E. projects adapt game theory and programming to scientific problems.


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Kean's Teacher Education programs are nationally recognized by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).   

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