Henley-Putnam University is a unique university that specializes in education for in the security industry, such as law enforcement and military. Henley-Putnam was previously known as the California University of Protection and Intelligence Management. The name change was to better represent the offering that the university has for students. Its name is actually a combination of last names from Revolutionary War figures.
PROGRAMS AND DEGREES
Henley-Putnam offers bachelors, masters and one doctorate degree. For those wanting to earn their bachelors and masters degree, they can choose three fields of study: Terrorism and Counter-terrorism Studies, Intelligence Management and Management of Personal Protection. The doctorate degree Henley-Putnam offers is in the area of Strategic Security.
Henley-Putnam University is nationally accredited by the Distance Education and Training Council.
TUTITION AND FINANCIAL AID
The tuition at Henley-Putnam University are set up a bit different than other online schools. For starters all classes are 4.5 units, instead of the usual 3 credit hours. For a Bachelors program, the cost is $246 per unit, which means the total cost for one course is $1188.00. For a Masters program, the cost is $349 per unit, making a course cost $1570.50. The Doctorate degree costs $375 per unit, with a course costing $1687.50. Financial aid is not available at Henley-Putnam University. However, they do offer payment plans to make receiving your degree a bit easier. Veterans are available to receive benefits regarding tuition at Henley-Putnam.
STUDENT SATISFACTION AND COMPLAINTS
Of all the reviews by students online the only complaint was the high cost of tuition and the fact that the school is not regionally accredited. Most students were impressed with how well the professors knew their information, since they are professionals in the field. They also liked how the classes had real world value.