The $30K Commitment
Students commit to:
- 30 credits per year
- Graduating in four years
Schools commit to:
- Locking in at a low rate of $30,000 ($7,500 per year)
- Two degrees in four years
- Offering high-interest programs that are high demand in the workforce
- Aligning educational options with regional needs
You can now lock in the cost of your associate and bachelor’s degrees at $30,000 and get the education and training you need for a high-demand career.
Start your educational path at Mount Wachusett Community College or Quinsigamond Community College, earn an associate degree, and transfer to Fitchburg State University or Worcester State University.
The versatility of Central Massachusetts’ public higher education institutions gives students a range of affordable options. Earn two degrees in four years in your chosen field for $30,000 in total, making it one of the most affordable options in the entire Northeast.
In order to qualify you must be:
- full time
- college ready
Your cost may be further reduced if you are eligible for financial aid.
These four institutions aim to develop students’ career potential while meeting the workforce needs of Massachusetts. The programs offered support economic growth and vitality throughout our region.
Fitchburg State University
160 Pearl St., Fitchburg, MA 01420
Mount Wachusett Community College
Quinsigamond Community College