College Deliberately: Dean College

Dean College is a small, private not-for-profit, four-year College that emphasizes career, culture and character located in a suburb of Franklin, MA. It is known for General Studies, Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies and Business Administration and Management.

Dean College

place 99 Main Street, Franklin, MA 02038-1941
phone Phone: (508) 541-1900
web Web: http://www.dean.edu/
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Dean College New England Commission of Higher Education Accredited 1957-12-01 2027-06-30
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Dean College Mission Statement

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Student Centeredness

3.6 of 10
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Student Services

Students with disabilities:
21% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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Associate degree
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Dean College is in NCAA Division III with football. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 76
Baseball Men’s 57
Lacrosse Men’s 29

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Tuition for Dean College is in the 91.4 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as very expensive.
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