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If you want to know more about Cambridge College, such as what majors does it offer, how diverse it is, how well it ranks, and more, this is your one-stop resource. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Cambridge College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, 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

Since Cambridge College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Cambridge College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Cambridge College, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 11 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much 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 750 undergraduates at Cambridge College with 221 being full-time and 529 being part-time.

Cambridge College Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

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?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Cambridge College make around $38,100 per year during the early years of their employment. 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

Located in Boston, Massachusetts, Cambridge College is a private not-for-profit institution. The city atmosphere of Boston makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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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 20 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
Curriculum & Instruction 0 NA
Teacher Education Subject Specific 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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