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Get the facts about Cambridge College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Cambridge College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Cambridge College was awarded 15 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is human services.

Overall Quality

Cambridge College is ranked #1,590 out of 1,715 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2021 Best Colleges list.

Cambridge College is also ranked #68 out of 68 schools in Massachusetts.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Cambridge College?

Acceptance Rate

As long as you meet basic requirements, you should not have any trouble getting into Cambridge College since the school has an open admissions policy. Still, be sure to submit any requested materials and that your application is completed in full.

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Cambridge College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at Cambridge College it is much better at 11 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Cambridge College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Cambridge College

Freshmen Retention Rate

Cambridge College has a freshmen retention rate of 83%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  83 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate is the percent of first-time, full-time students who get their bachelor's degree with four years. At Cambridge College this rate is 38%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  38 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Cambridge College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 787 undergraduates at Cambridge College with 190 being full-time and 597 being part-time.

Cambridge College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Cambridge College is 21.35 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  21.35 out of 100
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How Much Does Cambridge College Cost?

The overall average net price of Cambridge College is $22,462. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Cambridge College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Cambridge College, approximately 25% of students took out student loans averaging $7,917 a year. That adds up to $31,668 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Cambridge College is 8.2%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Cambridge College Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Cambridge College make about $38,100 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.


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Location of Cambridge College

Cambridge College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Boston, Massachusetts. The location of Cambridge College is great for students who prefer living in an urban area.

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Contact details for Cambridge College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 500 Rutherford Avenue, Boston, MA 02129
Phone: 617-868-1000

Cambridge College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 18 majors graduated from Cambridge College. Of these students, 186 received undergraduate degrees and 595 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 64 NA
Human Services 39 $33,700
Teacher Education Grade Specific 22 NA
Interdisciplinary Studies 22 $31,100
General Psychology 20 NA
Health & Medical Administrative Services 12 NA
Biological & Physical Science 4 NA
Health Sciences & Services 3 NA
Educational Administration 0 NA
Curriculum & Instruction 0 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Cambridge College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Cambridge College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 376 students took at least one online class at Cambridge College. This is an increase from the 331 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 376 88
2016-2017 331 0
2015-2016 320 0
2014-2015 418 0
2013-2014 167 0

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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