Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond

Tel: (804)745-2444
626 students
Private for-profit
Bryant & Stratton was founded 150 years ago to provide practical workplace education. The requirements of the workplace have continuously evolved since our founding and, as we transition from the industrial to the information age, the evolution has accelerated. Keeping abreast of these contemporary needs requires the college to continuously revise and enhance curriculum, modify outcomes, and embrace or develop new teaching and learning methodologies.
School Highlights
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond serves 626 students (51% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond is one of 7 community colleges within Chesterfield County, VA.
The nearest community college is Centura College-Richmond Main (2.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
College Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond (VA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 36 staff
38 staff

Student Body

The student population of 626 has declined by 38% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has grown by 37% over five years.
Total Enrollment 626 students 839 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
34:1
# Full-Time Students 322 students
582 students
# Part-Time Students 304 students
847 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
2%
6%
% Hispanic
3%
8%
% Black
64%
21%
% White
28%
58%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
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. 0.51 0.61

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $16,085 is more than the state average of $15,027. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $16,085 $15,027
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
87%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • 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'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. With more than 150 years of teaching experience, Bryant & Stratton offers a variety of Bachelors and Associate degrees at 15 different campus locations. Degrees offered at Richmond Campus includes Accounting, Administrative Assistant, BA - General Management, BA - Information Technology, Business, Criminal Justice, Human Resources Specialist, Information Technology, Medical Assisting and Paralegal Studies.

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Did You Know?
Chesterfield County, VA 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 0.66, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Chesterfield County, VA is Centura College-Richmond Main. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.