Kean University Graduate Schools

Kean University (referred to as Kean) is a Public, 4 years school located in Union, NJ. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Kean University is $17,476 for New Jersey residents and $22,438 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,232 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,056 including undergraduate students.

Kean University Graduate School Overview

Kean University (referred to as Kean) is a Public, 4 years school located in Union, NJ. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Kean University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1960 - Current).
Kean UniversityDirectory Information
School NameKean University (referred to as Kean)
Address1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083
Phone908-737-5326
Webhttps://www.kean.edu
Online Applicationhttps://apply.kean.edu
Financial Infohttps://www.kean.edu/offices/financial-aid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Kean University is $17,476 for New Jersey residents and $22,438 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,232 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 14,056 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 37 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 1 programs are available online classes.
Kean Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$22,438
$17,476 for New Jersey Residents
Student Population2,232
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs37 graduate programs
(1 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Kean University is $17,476 for New Jersey residents and $22,438 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $748 for New Jersey residents and $902 for out-of-state students. Kean University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Kean 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
New Jersey Residents$17,476
Out-of-State$22,438
Tuition per Credit Hour
New Jersey Residents$748
Out-of-State$902
Kean University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Kean University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Kean
Distance Learning (Online Classes)1 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Kean University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Kean University is $17,476 for New Jersey residents and $22,438 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.00% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Kean University
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$12,835$3,235$17,396$3,235
2016-2017$13,156$3,316$17,831$3,316
2017-2018$13,419$3,382$18,188$3,382
2018-2019$15,025$2,108$19,890$2,108
2019-2020$15,326$2,150$20,288$2,150
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $18,382 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Kean University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.03% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,551. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.86% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Kean University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$12,565$3,031$10,812$3,759
2016-2017$12,780$2,903$10,973$3,550
2017-2018$13,513$2,257$10,622$3,616
2018-2019$14,470$2,273$10,467$3,680
2019-2020$14,802$2,281$10,971$3,580
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $748 for New Jersey residents and $902 for other students at Kean University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 1.92% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Kean University
New Jersey ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$625$766
2016-2017$640$785
2017-2018$653$801
2018-2019$734$885
2019-2020$748$902

Graduate Programs at Kean

Kean University offers 37 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 651 students have completed their study at Kean University.
Offered Degrees at Kean University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree302607
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship3020
Doctor's degree - other200
Post Master's Degree2024
Total372651

Kean University offers 37 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 651 students have completed their studies.
  • 607 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 24 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 9 completers-
Public Relations/Image Management9-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (1 completers) 13 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences13-
Education [+] (2 completers) 235 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration24$68,900
Special Education and Teaching31$58,700
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments59-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services69$43,500
Elementary Education and Teaching27-
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching5-
Art Teacher Education9-
Foreign Language Teacher Education5-
Mathematics Teacher Education1-
Reading Teacher Education5-
English Language And Literature [+] 5 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Writing5-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences0-
Biotechnology9-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Holocaust and Related Studies4-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 11 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science11-
Science Technologies/Technicians [+] 6 completers-
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician0-
Science Technologies/Technicians (other)6-
Psychology [+] 67 completers-
Psychology38-
Educational Psychology20-
Forensic Psychology9-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 4 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration4-
Human Services [+] 101 completers-
0-
Public Administration41$44,700
Social Work60$41,500
Social Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Political Science and Government0-
Sociology1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 93 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling12-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist38-
Nursing Science43-
Business [+] 49 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)24-
Accounting25-
Total607
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 5 completers-
Urban Education and Leadership5-
Psychology [+] 9 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Science6-
Total20
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist0-
Physical Therapy/Therapist0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 14 completers-
School Psychology14-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 10 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling10-
Total24

Graduate Student Population at Kean

For academic year 2019-2020, total 2,232 students enrolled into Kean University graduate schools where it has total 14,056 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,065 full-time and 1,167 part-time students. By gender, 498 male and 1,734 female students are attending Kean University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Kean University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Kean University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,2324981,734
Full-time1,065235830
Part-tme1,167263904
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Kean University.
There are 929 White (41.62%), 456 Black/African American (20.43%), 474 Hispanic (21.24%), 104 Asian (4.66%), and 269 students with other races. 45 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Kean University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,2324981,734
American Indian/Native American101
Asian1042579
Black/African American456111345
Hispanic47494380
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander404
White929203726
Two More42933
Un-Known17743134
Non-resident Alien451332
Kean University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 111 graduate students (4.97% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 45 graduate students (2.02% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Kean University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Kean University
Number of Students
Total2,232
Enrolled Online Exclusively111
Enrolled Some Online Courses45
Not in Online Courses2,076
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Kean University. 483 students are aged 20 to 24 (21.64% of total students), 195 students are aged above 50 (8.74%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Kean University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Kean University
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,2324981,734
Age 20-21422
Age 22-2447987392
Age 25-29710172538
Age 30-3436097263
Age 35-3921947172
Age 40-4926560205
Age 50-6418529156
Over 641046

Similar Schools to Kean

Compare similar schools to Kean University with admission, tuition, and more academic facts.

Bloomfield College (Bloomfield) is a Private, 4 years school located in Bloomfield, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $7,840 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 23 and it offers total 1 graduate programs.
Caldwell University (Caldwell) is a Private, 4 years school located in Caldwell, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $18,380 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 538 and it offers total 17 graduate programs(2 online programs).
Centenary University (Centenary) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hackettstown, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $17,064 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 536 and it offers total 12 graduate programs(1 online programs).
Drew University (Drew) is a Private, 4 years school located in Madison, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $16,823 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 595 and it offers total 22 graduate programs.
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus (FDU-Metropolitan) is a Private, 4 years school located in Teaneck, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $23,110 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 2,011 and it offers total 51 graduate programs(8 online programs).
Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus (FDU-Florham) is a Private, 4 years school located in Madison, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $23,110 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 753 and it offers total 38 graduate programs(2 online programs).
Georgian Court University (Georgian Court) is a Private, 4 years school located in Lakewood, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $16,718 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 675 and it offers total 16 graduate programs(7 online programs).
Rowan University (Rowan) is a Public, 4 years school located in Glassboro, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $16,050 for New Jersey residents and $15,787 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 3,345 and it offers total 45 graduate programs(12 online programs).
New Jersey City University (New Jersey City) is a Public, 4 years school located in Jersey City, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,188 for New Jersey residents and $21,100 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 1,754 and it offers total 26 graduate programs(1 online programs).
Monmouth University (Monmouth) is a Private, 4 years school located in West Long Branch, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $27,838 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 1,537 and it offers total 42 graduate programs(14 online programs).
Montclair State University (Montclair State) is a Public, 4 years school located in Montclair, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,140 for New Jersey residents and $18,972 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,127 and it offers total 97 graduate programs(9 online programs).
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is a Public, 4 years school located in Newark, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $23,828 for New Jersey residents and $33,744 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 2,891 and it offers total 71 graduate programs(22 online programs).
Ramapo College of New Jersey (Ramapo College of New Jersey) is a Public, 4 years school located in Mahwah, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $17,941 for New Jersey residents and $18,725 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 565 and it offers total 18 graduate programs.
Rider University (Rider) is a Private, 4 years school located in Lawrenceville, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $21,398 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 904 and it offers total 50 graduate programs(4 online programs).
Rutgers University-Camden (Rutgers-Camden) is a Public, 4 years school located in Camden, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $20,145 for New Jersey residents and $31,641 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 1,395 and it offers total 31 graduate programs(3 online programs).
Rutgers University-New Brunswick (Rutgers) is a Public, 4 years school located in New Brunswick, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $19,983 for New Jersey residents and $32,391 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 14,215 and it offers total 234 graduate programs(23 online programs).
Rutgers University-Newark (Rutgers-Newark) is a Public, 4 years school located in Newark, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $19,967 for New Jersey residents and $32,375 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,309 and it offers total 49 graduate programs(6 online programs).
Saint Peter's University (SPU) is a Private, 4 years school located in Jersey City, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $21,246 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 811 and it offers total 27 graduate programs(1 online programs).
Seton Hall University (Seton Hall) is a Private, 4 years school located in South Orange, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $24,350 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 4,026 and it offers total 59 graduate programs(15 online programs).
College of Saint Elizabeth (CSE) is a Private, 4 years school located in Morristown, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $18,768 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 386 and it offers total 20 graduate programs(4 online programs).
Stevens Institute of Technology (Stevens) is a Private, 4 years school located in Hoboken, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $37,990 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 3,498 and it offers total 102 graduate programs(33 online programs).
Stockton University (Stockton) is a Public, 4 years school located in Galloway, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $14,931 for New Jersey residents and $21,122 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 1,017 and it offers total 19 graduate programs(4 online programs).
The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) is a Public, 4 years school located in Ewing, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $17,083 for New Jersey residents and $24,996 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 638 and it offers total 37 graduate programs.
William Paterson University of New Jersey (William Paterson University of New Jersey) is a Public, 4 years school located in Wayne, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $13,158 for New Jersey residents and $20,484 for out-of-state students. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 1,463 and it offers total 37 graduate programs(2 online programs).
DeVry University-New Jersey (DeVry University-New Jersey) is a Private, 4 years school located in North Brunswick, NJ. The 2020 graduate program tuition & fees is $17,552 in average. The school has a total graduate enrollment of 52 and it offers total 2 graduate programs.

New Jersey Best Graduate Schools

Check out the best graduate programs in New Jersey and compare them to get right decision.

princeton-university

Princeton UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsPrinceton, NJ

stevens-institute-of-technology

Stevens Institute of TechnologyPrivate, 4 yearsHoboken, NJ

rutgers-university-new-brunswick

Rutgers University-New BrunswickPublic, 4 yearsNew Brunswick, NJ

the-college-of-new-jersey

The College of New JerseyPublic, 4 yearsEwing, NJ

rider-university

Rider UniversityPrivate, 4 yearsLawrenceville, NJ

rutgers-university-newark

Rutgers University-NewarkPublic, 4 yearsNewark, NJ

Data Source: