Dean College Overview

Student population

Address99 Main Street
Franklin, MA
School Websitewww.dean.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
Level of StudyUndergraduate
Application DeadlineAugust 30, 2020

Dean College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Franklin, Massachusetts that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,854 students applied to Dean College. Of those students, 4,022 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Dean College was $39,234, in addition to fees of $200. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Dean College.

Dean College has a 27% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Dean College Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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The Dean College acceptance rate is 83%. To put this into perspective, 4,022 of the 4,854 students who applied to Dean College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Dean College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Dean College had an SAT score between the range of 910 and 1,110. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Dean College was between 18 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Dean College as part of their application.

Dean College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Dean College, the tuition for in-state residents is $39,234. Combined with fees of $200, room and board costs of $16,836, other expenses of $1,500 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $39,434 in tuition.

Students at Dean College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Dean College was $4,731 last year, with 40% of students being awarded federal aid.

Dean College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Dean College.

Dean College has a good gender split, with 52% of undergraduates being female and 48% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 51% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 44% of students come from in-state and 5% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Dean College is 17:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Dean College Popular Majors and Programs

VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
PSYCHOLOGY
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS

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