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 Cambridge College

Cambridge College - Cambridge, MA

1000 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

General information:(617)868-1000
Website:
Type:4-Year,Private not-for-profit
Awards offered:Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:City: Midsize
Campus housing:No
Student population:3,811(1,062 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:16 to 1
Admissions
Apply Online
Financial Aid
Net Price Calculator
Special Learning Opportunities
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $13,240 $13,240 $13,240 0%
Out-of-state $13,240 $13,240 $13,240 0%
Books and supplies $1,500 $1,500 $1,500 0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $ $ $ 0%
Other $ $ $ 0%
Off Campus
Room and board $15,000 $15,000 $15,000 0%
Other $2,700 $2,700 $2,700 0%
Off Campus with Family
Other $2,700 $2,700 $2,700 0%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
In-state
On Campus $14,740 $14,740 $14,740 0%
Off Campus $32,440 $32,440 $32,440 0%
Off Campus with Family $17,440 $17,440 $17,440 0%
Out-of-state
On Campus $14,740 $14,740 $14,740 0%
Off Campus $32,440 $32,440 $32,440 0%
Off Campus with Family $17,440 $17,440 $17,440 0%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $13,140
In-state fees $100
Out-of-state tuition $13,140
Out-of-state fees $100
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan X
Other alternative tuition plan
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $12,933
In-state fee $100
Out-of-state tuition $12,933
Out-of-state fees $100
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 16 84% --
Grant or scholarship aid 13 68% $61,382 $4,722
Federal grants 12 63% $52,632 $4,386
Pell grants 12 63% $46,413 $3,868
Other federal grants 7 37% $6,219 $888
State/local government grant or scholarships 5 26% $6,050 $1,210
Institutional grants or scholarships 2 11% $2,700 $1,350
Student loan aid 15 79% $90,340 $6,023
Federal student loans 15 79% $82,340 $5,489
Other student loans 1 5% $8,000 $8,000
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 595 44% $2,632,783 $4,425
Pell grants 540 40% $1,947,689 $3,607
Federal student loans 762 57% $6,059,508 $7,952

AVERAGE NET PRICE FOR FULL-TIME BEGINNING STUDENTS

Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2008-20092009-20102010-2011
Average net price Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$30,001 - $48,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$48,001 - $75,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$75,001 - $110,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$110,001 and more Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.

NET PRICE CALCULATOR

• An institution's net price calculator allows current and prospective students, families, and other consumers to estimate the net price of attending that institution for a particular student.

Fall 2011
Total enrollment 3,811
Undergraduate enrollment 1,062
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 114
Graduate enrollment 2,749
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT GENDER
UNDERGRADUATE RACE/ETHNICITY
GRADUATE ATTENDANCE STATUS

Undergraduate application fee (2012-2013):$30

Graduate application fee (2011-2012):$30

•This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.

First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 12 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.

No varsity sports data reported for this institution.

INSTITUTIONAL ACCREDITATION

AGENCYPERIODS OF ACCREDITATIONSTATUS
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education06/10/2010 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education10/01/2008 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education02/01/2008 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education11/05/2007 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education09/01/2007 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education09/01/2007 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education09/01/2007 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education09/01/2007 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education09/01/2007 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education03/07/2006 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education02/01/2006 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education12/15/2005 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education12/02/2005 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education12/02/2005 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education05/01/2004 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education09/23/2003 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education08/05/2003 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education03/07/2003 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education06/01/2002 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education04/20/2001 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education11/29/1990 Accredited
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education03/11/1981 Accredited

SPECIALIZED ACCREDITATION

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2011 CRIME STATISTICS

ARRESTS-ON-CAMPUS200920102011
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations00 0
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession ------
Drug law violations ----
Liquor law violations ------
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 100
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 003
Motor vehicle theft 000
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter ------
Negligent manslaughter ------
Sex offenses - Forcible ------
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) ------
Robbery ------
Aggravated assault ------
Burglary ------
Motor vehicle theft ------
Arson ------
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.

THREE-YEAR OFFICIAL COHORT DEFAULT RATES

FISCAL YEAR2009
Default Rate10.7%
Number in default208
Number in repayment1,942

• For further information on default rates please visit the Cohort Default Rate Home Page. This school's six-digit OPE ID is 02182900

Aid Programs

• Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL)

• Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)