Kean Ocean Students

Earn a Bachelor's or Master's Degree

Your college education should be worth a fortune. Not cost one! Earn credits toward your bachelor's or master's degree on the Ocean County College Campus with Kean Ocean University Partnership.

Kean University and Ocean County College (KEAN OCEAN) have established a partnership that enables area residents to complete the upper division courses required for certain Kean University undergraduate degree programs and specific graduate programs on the campus of Ocean County College. This provides the opportunity for students to stay close to home and complete their college education in one convenient location.

The highly successful Kean Ocean partnership has been in existence since 2006.  This unique partnership allows many students to have a pathway to a very affordable education. You can get a baccalaureate degree in one of some 30 different programs for approximately $30,000 versus $30,000 per year at most universities.

Undergraduate Advising Guides

KEAN OCEAN provides undergraduate courses that will lead to a Bachelor's degree completion program in:

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If you want to apply for a Kean-Ocean program and already have or will soon complete your associate's degree, apply directly to Kean.

If you want to apply for a Kean-Ocean program but don't yet have your associate's degree, apply to Ocean County College for the Kean-Ocean Joint Admission Program.

Graduate Programs

  • MA Counseling - School Counseling
  • MA Counseling - School Counseling and LPC Qualification
  • MA Counseling - Clinical Mental Health
  • MA Counseling - Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling
  • MS Exercise Science
  • MSN Nursing - Clinical Management
  • MSN Nursing - Community Health

Learn more about graduate programs available through the Kean Ocean partnership at