Bryant & Stratton College-Parma

Tel: (216)265-3151
662 students
Private for-profit
For well over a century, Bryant & Stratton's fundamental mission has been to provide individuals with skills that are immediately transferable to the workplace and to help them develop in their careers. From Dr. J. C. Bryant's Business Practice "learning lab" of the 1850's to the Active Learning of today, and from early correspondence courses conducted via mail to online education and training conducted via the Internet, Bryant & Stratton has evolved into an educational institution poised for the 21st century, committed to the same principles set forth by its founders. Bryant & Stratton College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
School Highlights:
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma serves 662 students (48.94% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma is one of 17 community colleges within Cuyahoga County, OH.
The nearest community college is Kaplan Career Institute-Cleveland (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
College Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 45 staff
61 staff
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 662 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 36% over five years.
Total Enrollment 662 students 1,296 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 324 students
810 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 338 students
1,036 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma American Indian/Alaskan (2008-2013)
% Asian
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Black (2006-2013)
% White
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma More (2011-2013)
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.37 0.53
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,565 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $16,565 is more than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,565 $5,694
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,565 $10,252
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Bryant & Stratton College is America's premiere private career college. For 150 years, Bryant & Stratton College has been helping students develop meaningful career skills in a concise, contemporary and effective manner – providing graduates with the marketable job skills they need to succeed in an increasingly competitive marketplace. Bryant & Stratton College's 15 degree programs provide you with cutting edge skills as well as real-world experience, giving you a decided advantage in fields with exciting futures. Through accelerated degree programs and flexible schedules, including day, evening, weekend or online courses, Bryant & Stratton College can get you into the workforce faster – a career-focused approach that has helped 90% of recent Bryant & Stratton College graduates find placement within their chosen fields. Our Bachelor Degree programs can help take your career to the next level. Plus, you can enhance your professional development and opportunities through our Professional Skills Center (PSC) that offers courses in leadership, teamwork, sales performance and more. You can also take special certification and licensing courses through PSC that meet the requirements of associations and regulatory agencies in a range of industries, from business and technology to healthcare and financial services. Bryant & Stratton College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

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Did You Know?
For Cuyahoga County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,478 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Cuyahoga County, OH is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Cuyahoga County, OH community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.42, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Cuyahoga County, OH is Kaplan Career Institute-Cleveland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.