Kean University Rankings Based on Salary

  • Kean University ranks better than 62% of colleges, based on bachelor's salaries.
  • Kean University ranks better than only 43% of colleges, based on debt for a bachelor's degree.
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Salary and Debt by Major at Kean University

We calculated a salary score for each of Kean University's programs by comparing program-specific median alumni earnings to median alumni earnings for the same program across all schools that provide this data. This way, students can compare the relative salary strength of a specific major at Kean University to the same major at other schools. A school's overall score by level is a weighted average of all of its program scores. Data is sourced from the U.S. Department of Education's College Scorecard and was last updated in December 2020. It reflects median alumni debt upon graduation and median alumni earnings in the year after graduation for students who received federal financial aid.

Salary Scores for Kean Bachelor's Degrees

Kean ranks higher than 62% of colleges for bachelor's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 55% $23,250 $49,581 55%
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions 15% $23,643 $31,601 15%
Biology, General 88% $23,250 $35,274 88%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 38% $24,120 $40,222 38%
Chemistry 50% $25,000 $38,289 50%
Communication and Media Studies 32% $25,000 $30,680 32%
Computer and Information Sciences, General 29% $25,259 $48,849 29%
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications 11% $29,017 $42,235 11%
Criminal Justice and Corrections 48% $23,134 $35,351 48%
Design and Applied Arts 68% $25,500 $38,937 68%
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 37% $23,000 $21,781 37%
Economics 33% $20,503 $43,798 33%
English Language and Literature, General 69% $24,915 $32,391 69%
Finance and Financial Management Services 18% $24,700 $41,565 18%
Fine and Studio Arts 42% $26,750 $25,194 42%
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences 94% $24,250 $47,260 94%
History 77% $25,250 $35,740 77%
International Business 25% $23,401 $40,017 25%
Marketing 27% $21,500 $38,289 27%
Mathematics 39% $23,579 $42,682 39%
Music 21% Not Reported $22,087 21%
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management 93% $25,090 $38,649 93%
Political Science and Government 59% $23,500 $36,992 59%
Psychology, General 60% $24,729 $31,169 60%
Psychology, Other 73% $22,470 $35,594 73%
Public Administration 10% $25,000 $29,685 10%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 93% $17,970 $81,929 93%
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 82% $25,000 $39,369 82%
Sociology 36% $25,000 $30,554 36%
Special Education and Teaching 99% $25,250 $50,251 99%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 98% $25,000 $45,408 98%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 82% $26,000 $41,844 82%

Salary Scores for Kean Master's Degrees

Kean ranks higher than 68% of colleges for master's degrees, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Accounting and Related Services 13% $26,500 $54,035 13%
Business Administration, Management and Operations 30% Not Reported $59,124 30%
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 76% $34,768 $53,608 76%
Educational Administration and Supervision 79% $30,750 $67,362 79%
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions 29% Not Reported $38,721 29%
Psychology, General 33% $36,635 $40,365 33%
Public Administration 48% $40,975 $53,858 48%
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 41% Not Reported $50,439 41%
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing 57% $36,237 $104,749 57%
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions 83% $51,250 $68,117 83%
Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies 93% Not Reported $51,612 93%
Social Work 29% $45,000 $42,682 29%
Special Education and Teaching 89% $40,161 $59,688 89%
Student Counseling and Personnel Services 79% $58,445 $50,194 79%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods 97% Not Reported $60,878 97%
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas 88% Not Reported $59,648 88%

Salary Scores for Kean Doctoral Degrees

Kean ranks higher than 97% of colleges for doctorates, based on salary.

Field of Study Salary Score Median Debt Median Salary Salary Score
Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology 97% Not Reported $82,440 97%
Educational Administration and Supervision 96% Not Reported $116,083 96%

Kean University Reviews

Most Recent Reviews

Just Frustrated 12/4/2018

I selected Kean's online RN-to-BSN program program for several reasons. I wanted the opportunity to earn this degree regardless of where I moved to and I had found good reviews about Kean as a school. It was not until after being accepted and completing A YEAR of courses that I was told that some of the nursing courses are not online and I have to take them in NJ. I had already moved three hundred miles away at this point and invested over ten thousand dollars in classes that would most likely not be transferable... Read More

James Sheerin 11/9/2017

Kean is a nice school in a great location. The school is located on a New Jersey Transit rail line and close to NYC. Kean has a large selection of majors to pick from. They also have one of the most divers student populations. Kean is a great school if you wish to become a teachers. They have a great art and theater program.