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Cambridge College is a private institution that was founded in 1971. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,090 and its setting is urban. It utilizes a trimester-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $13,240 (2012-13).
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Cambridge College's mission is to provide academically excellent, time-efficient, and cost-effective higher education for a diverse population of working adults for whom those opportunities may have been limited or denied.
Cambridge College is a progressive academic institution where working adults engage in a highly responsive teaching and learning model designed to support students in achieving their personal and professional goals. Learning at Cambridge College takes place in an atmosphere of diversity and academic excellence where students benefit from a collaborative learning process that respects their values and their prior learning and life experiences. The College's innovative student-centered learning model links theory and practice, helping students acquire the academic credentials to enrich their lives and careers and to become leaders in their communities.
|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Cambridge College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Cambridge College is $30. It has an an acceptance rate of 63.6 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||63.6%|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||N/A|
The student-faculty ratio at Cambridge College is 13:1, and the school has 86.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Cambridge College include: Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Public Administration and Social Service Professions; and Psychology. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 32 percent.
Cambridge College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,090, with a gender distribution of 32.6 percent male students and 67.4 percent female students.
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Campus Info & Services
Cambridge College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and health insurance. Cambridge College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour emergency telephones. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Cambridge College.
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|Health insurance offered||Yes|
Paying for School
At Cambridge College, 63.8 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $4,480.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$13,240 (2012-13)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data