Cambridge College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Cambridge College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,800 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1971 and is one of the 6 colleges located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
At Cambridge College you can get your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Cambridge College deploys a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Management, Business, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
60%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Cambridge College is relatively low at 60% (way below Massachusetts average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Cambridge College is very low - 3%.

Student to faculty ratio at Cambridge College is pretty decent - 14:1. Read more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,200
Medium
Average tuition pricing is slightly high, around $14,100 per year. The additional fees at Cambridge College (not included in tuition costs) are around $100, which makes it a total of $14,200 per year.

Read the details about Cambridge College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Cambridge College might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Cambridge College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Cambridge College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (617) 868-1000 or check Cambridge College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Cambridge College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cambridge College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Cambridge College.

Based on the college crime data, Cambridge College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Cambridge College Location and Maps



Post Address: Cambridge College, 1000 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
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