Financial Assistance for First Responders

Because Cambridge College appreciates the dedicated service of first responders, we offer a discounted tuition rate to first responders and their families.1,2 Explore our wide range of courses and degrees to enhance your financial growth, job stability and career success.

Benefits of Choosing Cambridge College as a First Responder

  • Up to 90 transfer credits accepted for prior education and training
  • Tuition savings of 50% for undergrad programs and up to 27% percent for graduate programs
  • No application fee
  • Flexible program formats: on-campus, remote (Zoom), online (asynchronous) and hybrid options
  • Over 20 years of experience delivering online programs
  • The leader in adult learning for more than 50 years
  • Expansive online library with 24/7 live support

Recognized for Moving You Forward

We take our mission to help students advance in their careers very seriously. Our online business school has been recognized year after year. In 2024, U.S. News & World Report ranked Cambridge College among the top schools nationwide for our online bachelor’s degree programs. Our Autism/Applied Behavioral Analysis master's and PhD programs have received very high national rankings by outside organizations while our teacher's prep programs were recognized as being "at the intersection of affordability and academic excellence."

See our other awards and recognitions

Cambridge College Tuition for First Responders

Cambridge College is proud to offer first responders1 and their families2 a 45 percent tuition discount for undergraduate and 22 percent for graduate programs. See tuition rates for First Responders [link to main tuition page]

Additional Fees

$50 application fee (waived). Fully online programs include an $85 eResource fee per course.

1 All first responders, including law enforcement, firefighters, emergency medical services, and emergency management.

2 Spouses and children.

The faculty was top-notch. Everyone was very accessible. The online learning platform was strong. There was always the support you needed when you needed it.

Will Montague, Graduate
Will Montague, Graduate

Contact the Financial Aid Office

500 Rutherford Ave.
Boston, MA 02129
Phone: 617-873-0403


Monday through Friday
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