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What You Learn

  • Earn your Bachelor of Science in mathematics in the first four years and a Master of Arts in the fifth year

  • Develop marketable skills by applying your training to advanced coursework and hands-on applications

  • Master science and math content through research, lesson planning and instructional practice

  • Study in a vibrant state-of-the-art instructional and research environment

  • Gain research experience, as early as your freshman year, through our Research First Initiative

If you have admissions questions, contact Graduate Admissions at or (908) 737-4723.

Mathematics - STEM Teacher Education 5-year B.S./M.A.


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 Classroom and Beyond

Research First Initiative

Freshman honors students choose a research track, join a faculty-led research team and conduct real-world experimental research as part of their STEM education.

Kelly Bachovchin STEM student
Research First Initiative

Group Summer Scholars Research Program (GSSRP)

This six-week research experience pairs high school students with a faculty mentor to conduct scientific research

Group Summer Research Program
Group Summer Scholars Research Program (GSSRP)

The Institute for Life Science Entrepreneurship

An incubator and accelerator for regional startup biotechnology companies doubles as a powerhouse for Kean students looking to launch biotech careers.

Institute for Life Science Entrepreneurship student
The Institute for Life Science Entrepreneurship
STEM student in 3d CAVE


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

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