Currently, Financial Aid is available for the Medical Assistant, Massage Therapy, and Associate of Science in Medical Office Management programs for both campuses. Financial Aid for Vocational Nursing is only available at our Los Angeles campus.
Available Financial Aid Programs
Federal Pell Grant
The Federal Pell Grant is a type of post-secondary, educational federal grant that does not require repayment and is awarded on a “financial need” formula determined using criteria submitted through the FAFSA. For 2016-2017, the maximum Pell Grant awarded is $5815.00 (For 2015-2016 the maximum Pell Grant awarded is $5,775.00). Pell Grant awards are available only to students who have not received Bachelor’s Degrees.
Federal Direct Student Loans
Direct Loans are low-interest Loans for students and parents to help pay for the cost of a student’s education after high school. The lender is the U.S. Department of Education.
Direct Subsidized Loan
Offered to students based on demonstrated financial need. Interest is paid by the federal government while the student is in school.
Direct Unsubsidized Loan
Students are responsible for all the interest that accrues while enrolled in school. Interest may be deferred throughout enrollment. Unpaid interest that is deferred until after graduation is capitalized (added to the loan principal).
Direct PLUS loans
Direct PLUS loans are low-interest loans available to parents of dependent students and to graduate and professional degree students. Interest is charged during all periods.
To learn more about these federal financial aid programs, visit studentloans.gov
Angeles College keeps its undergraduate tuition rates affordable. Tuition is established annually, generally in the beginning of each year prior to the beginning of the academic year. In addition to tuition, the Angeles College annually establishes several nominal fees charged on a quarter basis (degree programs) and clock hour basis (non degree programs).
California residents, Non residents and Military Servicemembers
Receive in-state tuition at AC.
Veterans and Military Service Members
Angeles College keeps its undergraduate tuition rates affordable, so your military benefits can go further.Angeles College welcomes men and women who have served in our country’s military services. Our school representatives work with veterans, active duty personnel, and dependents to help ensure they receive maximum tuition benefits through the Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Defense and Armed Forces.
Angeles College’s traditional undergraduate programs as listed below are approved for GI education benefits and military tuition assistance by veterans, activity duty personnel, or qualifying dependents.
Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) programs:
Associate of Science in Medical Office Management
Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration
- Massage Therapy
- Medical Assistant
- Nurse Assistant
- Phlebotomy Technician
- Vocational Nursing
Military Aid Programs
If you are a veteran or active-duty service member, obtaining a college or professional education can be an excellent way to enhance your civilian or military career. Fortunately, there are many military aid programs designed specifically to assist service members and their dependents with education expenses – most administered by the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs in conjunction with the various branches of the armed services. These military aid programs, along with traditional sources of federal and state student aid, can cover up to 100% of tuition and eligible education-related expenses, thereby helping veterans, active-duty service members and their dependents achieve their higher education goals.
To learn more about these military aid programs, visit www.benefits.va.gov
College Credit for Military Education
Veterans and those currently in the military service may be eligible to receive undergraduate elective credit for Basic Training and formal education gained in the military. Eligibility will depend upon review by the College Registrar and is based upon The American Council on Education’s (ACE) recommendations for military training and experience to be considered for college credit.
Military Tuition Assistance Top-Up
To be eligible you must be approved by your branch of the military and be eligible for Montgomery GI Bill™ Active Duty benefits. The amount is the same as the amount received through the Montgomery Bill but cannot exceed the cost of the course. If you are receiving a Tuition Assistance award your Montgomery GI Bill™ benefit will be reduced. See your Veterans services officer and submit a VA form 22-1990 (http://www.va.gov/vaforms/form_detail.asp?FormNo=22-1990) to your VA Regional Processing Office. For more information please visit http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/.
Montgomery GI Bill™and other VA Programs
http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/ is an excellent source for Veteran’s information. You can easily navigate the site to find information regarding the various VA programs.
Post-9/11 GI™(CHAPTER 33)
To qualify for the Post-911 GI Bill™ you must have at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001 or honorably discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 continuous days following September 10, 2001. Visithttp://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/post911_gibill.asp for additional information about the Post-911 program.