Biology - STEM Teacher Education - 5 yr B.S./M.A.
Biology educators prepare young minds for success in the sciences and in life.
Kean's STEM education program—the only one of its kind in New Jersey—provides you with a strong foundation in the sciences and extensive teacher training. Kean's accelerated program allows you to earn a bachelor's degree in science and technology and a master's degree in instruction and curriculum in just five years, laying the groundwork for a future teaching the next generation of innovators.
Kean biology graduates are pioneering new instructional techniques, research and methodologies, advancing science and education.
Job placement rate for STEM students after graduation
Median STEM salary compared to median U.S. annual income of $70,784
Options for Research First Initiatives
The School of Integrative Science and Technology is home to a 3D Virtual Reality Computer Assisted Visual Enhancement (CAVE ™) system used in research projects and classroom activities. Wearing special goggles, participants experience an immersive 3D environment.
Generously funded by a National Science Foundation grant, Kean University was one of the first to offer access to this technology in the NY-NJ metropolitan area. Students working on CAVE ™ projects adapt game theory and programming to scientific problems.
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