Stratford University: Review & Facts

Stratford University
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Stratford University is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 2,825 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1976 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Fairfax, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
24
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at Stratford University.

Stratford University implements a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and provides 24 majors. The most popular concentrations are Computer Science, Culinary, Business, Management, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
63%
The rate of student retention at Stratford University is relatively low at 63% (close to Virginia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Stratford University is low - 31%.

Student to faculty ratio at Stratford University is very good -- 7:1. Read more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,200
Average tuition costs are fairly high, around $15,000 per year. The additional fees at Stratford University beyond tuition are approximately $200, which comes to $15,200 per year.

Read the details about Stratford University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Stratford University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Stratford University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (703) 539-6890 or check Stratford University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Stratford University provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Stratford University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Stratford University.

Based on the college crime numbers, Stratford University appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Stratford University Location and Maps



Post Address: Stratford University, 3201 Jermantown Road, Suite 500, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA
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