Dean College is a private residential college with a unique program geared to individual learning styles. Dean awards Associate Degrees for fifteen academic majors and Baccalaureate Degrees in Arts and Entertainment Management, Business, Liberal Arts and Studies, Theatre and Dance.
A life-changing foundation in education takes more than just lectures and a syllabus. It takes a personalized pathway to your success and it takes people. People who are committed to seeing you succeed and dedicated to keeping you on track to meet your goals. At Dean College, you are not a number and your success is the primary goal of our entire community - from our faculty, peers, mentors, and tutors to our administrative staff, you are treated as an individual. That is the Dean Difference!
Dean College houses five schools: the School of the Arts, the School of Business, the Palladino School of Dance, the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and the School of Continuing Studies. Students in the School of the Arts may earn their Bachelor's Degree in Arts and Entertainment Management and Theatre, or an Associate Degree in Theatre/Musical Theatre and Media Studies and Communications. Students in the Palladino School of Dance may earn their Bachelor's or Associate Degree in Dance. Students in the School of Business may earn their Bachelor's or Associate Degree in Business, and their Associate Degree in Sport Management. Students in the School of Liberal Arts and Science may earn their Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences, English, History, Psychology, and Sociology, or their Associate Degree in Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, English, Environmental Studies, General Studies, Health Sciences, History, Mathematics, Psychology, Science, Sociology, and Sports Fitness Studies. Students in the School of Continuing Studies may earn a Certificate in Accounting, Business, Early Childhood Education, Human Resources, Early Childhood Education Infant/Toddler, and Administration of Early Childhood Education, or an Associate Degree in Accounting, General Studies, Psychology, Business, Early Childhood Education, and Health Science.
Dean College encourages students to explore the option of traveling. The personal and professional opportunities that await college students who choose to study abroad are endless. Confident, ambitious students in a bachelor's degree program at Dean College, who seek to become true global citizens, are encouraged to experience culture outside of their comfort zone by spending a semester studying abroad.