Thank you for your interest in the Nathan Weiss Graduate College. We recognize there are many things to consider when choosing a graduate college. We pride ourselves on our ability to offer affordable, accessible, high quality education in many disciplines to an ever-changing population of students. I am confident you will find all you are looking for and more here at the Nathan Weiss Graduate College.
The Nathan Weiss Graduate College has come a long way since its inception many years ago. We now proudly offer 2 Doctoral degrees, 2 Professional diplomas, over 60 Master’s degrees, and over 20 Certification programs. Many of our programs hold national accreditation within their fields and are leaders in the advancement of technology and research. With this many options, you will have the opportunity to reach all of your current academic goals and perhaps create new ones. As I like to say when I meet prospective students, if you’re interested in it, more than likely we offer it. It’s not just about breadth of offerings either; it’s also about quality offerings. So while we certainly have a great quantity of programs, you’ll also find that our programs are of extremely high quality as well.
Housed on the East Campus of Kean University, the Nathan Weiss Graduate College is a burgeoning hub for some of the latest technological advances and facilities in the nation. Our Psychology and Speech Pathology clinics are second to none and prepare our graduates through hands-on training allowing them to excel in the workplace. Soon, a new clinic will provide our Occupational Therapy students with hands-on training that will further prepare them for career success too. Several of our programs also include externship and research opportunities allowing students to stay abreast of the latest breakthroughs and advancements in their fields, providing them with an advantage upon graduation.
Graduate students are a special population. Recently, we have been seeing more students coming to us from all different walks of life. Many come to us with numerous additional responsibilities, whether it is a full-time career, or a family. Still others come to us fresh from completing their undergraduate studies with a desire to take the step from undergraduate student to graduate student. It is because of these diverse populations that classes are offered throughout the day, evening, and also on weekends. You can even complete parts of your degree on your own time by taking advantage of our online courses. By recognizing the varying needs of our students, we are able to provide flexible, yet affordable education.
I encourage you to browse our web site and review all of the programs we offer. I trust that after you have had a chance to learn more about our programs you’ll conclude Kean is both a great education and a great value.
I invite you to visit the Nathan Weiss Graduate College and see firsthand the world class education that awaits you.