financial aid

Making the decision to invest in your future is an important one.
You're ready to advance your knowledge and skills to pursue your career goals.
Now, it's time to figure out the best way to pay for your education.

At Center for Allied Health Education, we are fully committed to your success. We want you to benefit from our real-world, career-focused programs of study so you can be on your way to day one of your future. We also know that funding your education is an important decision. With that in mind, we have financial aid representatives available to help you explore your financial aid options, which may include:

scholarship
opportunities

grants

loans
Segal AmeriCorps
Education Award

G.I. Bill

Financial Aid is presently available (to those who qualify) for the Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Radiography, Radiation Therapy, Surgical Technology, Medical Assistant and Paramedic Programs.

All prospective students are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in order to take advantage of all possible funding sources. The FAFSA may be found by visiting www.fafsa.ed.gov . The school code is: 011617.

Not all options listed above may apply to each program or applicant.

Frequently Asked Questions


How do I find out how much my program will cost? What is the refund policy?
Each program's tuition, fees and refund policy is published on the institution's website, as well as in the Institutional Catalog, Enrollment Agreement and other materials.
WHAT KIND OF FINANCIAL AID IS AVAILABLE?
CAHE participates in Title IV Federal Financial Aid
HOW CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT HOW THE FINANCIAL AID PROCESS WORKS?
Questions regarding the financial aid process can be addressed to financialaid@cahe.edu or by calling 718-645-3500.
Are veterans eligible for educational benefits at CAHE?
All of Center for Allied Health Education's programs are approved by the New York State Approving Agency for the training of student veterans and other eligible persons. Veterans and/or and other eligible persons may be eligible to use education benefits for all of the Center's programs.
Where should I start?
Applicants should start by completing their FAFSA application so that our financial aid department can determine their eligibility.
What is the website for the FAFSA?
www.fafsa.ed.gov
What is CAHE's School Code?
011617
Am I tied in if I complete a FAFSA application?
No, a FAFSA is purely informational. Once CAHE receives your submitted FAFSA application, the financial aid department can inform you of your eligibility; however, you are not tied in or obligated to anything.
Which FAFSA should I complete?
If your Program start date is prior to July 1st, 2020, fill out the 2019-20 and 2020-21 FAFSA. You will need your 2017 and 2018 taxes.
Will I need my parent's info?
To determine if you are an independent student, please visit the following website: studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa/filling-out/dependency
If you are a dependent student, you will need to provide parental information.
WHAT IS THE MAXIMUM PELL GRANT THAT I CAN RECEIVE?
The maximum Pell grant for the 2019-20 year is $6,195.
WHAT IS THE CURRENT INTEREST RATE ON FEDERAL DIRECT LOANS?
The current interest rate for Subsidized and Unsubsidized student loans is 4.53%* and the Parent PLUS loan interest rate for parents of Dependent students is 7.08%* . (As of July 1, 2019)
How long will it take the financial aid department to get back to me?
The financial aid department may take up to a week to get back to you upon submission of your FAFSA application.
How much am I eligible for?
Financial aid will get back to you with that information upon completion and submission of your FAFSA application.
Are there any scholarships available?
There are no internal scholarships available; however, you can do an external search for scholarships that relate to the program you are enrolling into.
WHAT ARE THE FINANCIAL AID STEPS?
After you complete your FAFSA application, our Financial Aid Office will send you a FA Award Notice, or a request for additional information via email. The email will outline the steps needed to move forward with the financial aid process.
contact cahe's financial aid office
phone
(718)645-3500
Mon-Thurs, 9AM-5PM

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