Bachelor On Campus

Criminal Justice and Homeland Security

Dean College

48 months
41118 USD/year
41118 USD/year
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Students enrolled in the Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and Homeland Security program at Dean College will provide students a unique opportunity to study cybercrime, homeland security, terrorism and intelligence that incorporate science and technology in investigative strategies.


With technology rapidly evolving and threats coming both domestically and abroad, it is no wonder why The Bureau of Labor Statistics named the criminal justice career sector as one of the fastest growing in the United States.  

This Criminal Justice and Homeland Security program at Dean College offers the opportunity to study various aspects of the criminal justice and security industry in addition to learning the ins and outs of the business world. Students will learn principles of security systems, equipment and technologies and cybersecurity as well as emergency response and security plans for major events, including crowd management, perimeter and access control, vendor and contractor management, and consequence and crisis management. From local business to international consulting opportunities, security management is one of the fastest growing fields today.


Updated daily, DEAN CareerLink offers current students and alumni access to an entire career network with job and internship opportunities, research tools, external job search website recommendations, events and workshops, and networking opportunities.


Founded in 1865, Dean is fully accredited and has the history, reputation and status students expect from a 150-year old college. Several of our buildings are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Composition
  • Communication Fundamentals
  • Foundations of Quantitative Reasoning
  • Human Biology
  • Core Distribution Arts Elective
  • Humanities Elective
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics Elective
  • Social Sciences Elective
  • Strategic Writing for Managers
  • Applied Professional Communication

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Fall - March 15: Priority Admissions Deadline 
  • Spring - December 1: Priority Admissions Deadline


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form and Personal Statement
  • Transcript (Academic Record)
  • Standardized Test Scores/English Proficiency
  • Letter(s) of Recommendation (Optional)
  • Passport ID Page
  • Documentation of Financial Support/Certification of Finances

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41118 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41118 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    41118 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 41118 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Franklin

1333 - 2761 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Dean College awards more than $20 million in scholarships and grants annually to assist students in funding their educations. An astonishing 90 percent of Dean students receive some form of merit-based aid with an average award amount of $19,000 per year. Dean College believes in making a private college education as affordable as possible, therefore most awards are renewable yearly provided the student maintains satisfactory academic progress towards a degree.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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