Headquarters Boston, MA
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Non-Profit
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

American Student Assistance® is a private nonprofit dedicated to helping people make better decisions about financing higher education and repaying student loans, so they can become confident, financially competent consumers. Since 1956, we’ve empowered millions of students and alumni to successfully approach, manage, and repay their college loans. American Student Assistance... More

Mission: Helping students successfully complete the financing and repayment of higher education.

American Student Assistance – Why Work For Us?

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Our featured product: SALT™:

 


SALT® is a free educational program that helps every student who wants a college degree to get it in a financially responsible way. SALT’s neutral advice, practical information, and interactive lessons help students gain money knowledge for college and beyond, keeping them on the path to success. The program was created by American Student Assistance®, a nonprofit with 50+ years of experience helping millions of students make better decisions about paying for and paying back the cost of their education.

What’s SALT?

SALT is a free, nonprofit-backed educational program that helps every student who wants a college degree to get it in a financially responsible way. SALT’s neutral advice, practical information, and interactive lessons help students gain money knowledge for college and beyond, keeping them on the path to success.

SALT’s resources help you:

  • Find scholarships, internships, and jobs.
  • Compare student loan borrowing options.
  • Personalize a student loan repayment plan.

Ready To Master Your Finances?

Create your SALT account now—it’s free!

 

Working at American Student Assistance

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Employees are “Satisfied”   40 ratings

3.6

87% Approve of the CEO   26 ratings

American Student Assistance President and CEO Paul Combe

Paul Combe

President and CEO

Was one of the best companies I know, now struggling to find new business opportunities

  Current Senior Software Engineer in Boston, MA

Pros: The people there are smart, friendly, and professional. The benefits are decent and reasonable. The office environments look and feel great. Full Review

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Business Systems Analyst

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Senior Software Engineer

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$94,712
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Principal Quality Assurance Engineer

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Boston, MA Apr 2009 – Reviewed Oct 14, 2013

Interview Details – career fair then two interviewsFull Interview

Interview Question:
i think the person asking me this question did not work in HR but they wanted to know who I lived with. I was still living with my parents at the time, but wish I didn't say it because the question… Answer Question

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American Student Assistance Awards & Accolades

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Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2012
Top Places to Work Globe 100, The Boston Globe, 2013
Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2009
Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2008
Top Places to Work Globe 100, The Boston Globe, 2010
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