Financial Aid for Students in the Military

Members of the military: we value your dedication and sacrifices. We aim to make Cambridge College's award-winning programs more affordable and accessible to help you reach your educational and career goals.

In 2024, U.S. News & World Report ranked Cambridge College among the top schools nationwide for our online bachelor’s degree programs, adding to the awards we’ve received for providing quality education at a great value.

Commitment to Military Students at Cambridge College

Cambridge College has a deep commitment to helping military servicemembers, veterans and their dependents reach their educational goals through a personalized approach. Many of our staff and faculty have served in the armed forces and understand the challenges faced by military families each day.

If you are seeking to advance your career or open up your options for a career change, you're in the right place. Cambridge College can help you adapt to workforce needs and prepare for your transition to the civilian sector so you can conquer tomorrow’s challenges.



Military Program Designations and Partnerships

  • Cambridge College is a proud 11-time recipient of the Military Friendly® School designation, demonstrating our enduring dedication to military-affiliated students.
  • As a Yellow Ribbon® School, we go the extra mile to ensure your academic success. With a committed faculty and staff, we provide tailored support.
  • Through our General Education Mobile (GEM) partnership, we offer crucial online courses to Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) students. CCAF graduates smoothly transition into our programs via the Air University - Associate-to-Baccalaureate Cooperative (AU-ABC).

More Benefits of Choosing Cambridge College as a Veteran or Military Student

  • No application fee for military or veteran students
  • No ACT, SAT, GMAT, GRE or other entrance exams required
  • Flexible on-campus, remote (Zoom), online (asynchronous) and hybrid program options
  • Tuition discounts for veterans and military students
  • Undergrad tuition rates match your tuition assistance
  • Up to 90 credits accepted for bachelor's degrees from prior learning and life experience in the military
  • Expansive online library with 24/7 live support
  • Rolling admissions with a variety of term length options.

Student Stories: Empowering Success Through Affordable, Flexible Education

La’Shanda Holmes

La’Shanda Holmes knew that higher education was the best way to empower herself to improve her life and achieve her goals. She chose us because of the college’s affordability, flexibility and support.

La’Shanda is a graduate of the Master of Science in Quality Systems Management program, a highly accomplished Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Coast Guard and the first female African-American helicopter pilot in the U.S. Coast Guard.

Josh Ehlin

Nilson Fernandes

Nilson Fernandes, a veteran of the Army National Guard and an alumnus of the Cambridge College Global Master's in Healthcare Management program, found his master's journey to be an exhilarating experience.

"As I was taking my master's… It was really exciting to implement what I was learning into my career so quickly as well as be able to share new innovations or projects going on at my company in the class discussions to help provide tangible, real-world examples."