Chemistry is about solving problems — both in the lab and in the field.
Chemistry combines qualitative and quantitative reasoning and guides students to think analytically, critically and creatively.
Kean chemistry majors take science to the next level and prepare for challenging and rewarding careers discovering new medicines, solving crimes by analyzing physical evidence, finding new energy sources and developing consumer products.
Kean chemistry graduates are working in labs, hospitals, classrooms and other settings in New Jersey and around the world, moving science forward with the knowledge and confidence that comes from a Kean degree.
The chemistry program at Kean was exactly what I needed to succeed in a challenging field. I was hired at L’Oréal right before I graduated."
At Kean, we believe learning extends far beyond the walls of our classrooms and labs. That's why we encourage you to get involved in clubs and organizations, study abroad at our campus in China or elsewhere, and pursue internships that will advance your career. Find out more.
Alumni from our chemistry program are employed in various industries throughout the United States. Sample job titles include:
#3 Pharmaceutical Hub
New Jersey's national ranking by Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
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