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Continuing Education

Caltech is committed to learning, discovery, and achievement. We encourage you to invest in yourself and your career by furthering your education and taking advantage of our continuing education benefits. We offer a tuition reimbursement plan and an on-campus degree program.

Questions? Contact Human Resources Events & Education at (626) 395-3204 or

Tuition Reimbursement Plan

The Tuition Reimbursement Plan provides eligible employees with the opportunity to obtain, maintain, or improve their professional capabilities through participation in courses of study at accredited colleges and universities, and at accredited organizations specializing in job and career-related training.

See Personnel Memorandum 15-15 (PDF) for information about eligibility and procedures. Please refer to Section 5.0 of the Personnel Memoranda on how to apply for Tuition Reimbursement.

Annual Reimbursement Limits

  • Bachelor’s Degree: $5,250
  • Master’s Degree (career-related): $5,250
  • Master’s Degree (job-related): $10,000
  • Ph.D. (job-related): $10,000
  • Certification: $3,000
  • Other Eligible: $5,250

Related Links

  • Tuition Reimbursement Plan - Application - Form 15-15A (PDF)
    • MUST be approved by human resources PRIOR to beginning coursework.
  • Tuition Reimbursement Plan - Funds Request - Form 15-15B (Word or PDF)

Degree and Certification Programs

Caltech partners with area universities to help our employees further their education by offering discounted rates on tuition. Click below to learn about our corporate partners. 

Claremont Graduate University

University of LaVerne

University of Redlands