Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond

Tel: (804)745-2444
1,010 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 1,010 students (55% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 46%.
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond is one of 6 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 43 teachers has grown by 95% over five years.
College Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond 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 43 staff
61 staff
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,010 has grown by 76% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 48:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 108% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,010 students 1,315 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 554 students
815 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 456 students
1,061 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Black (2006-2013)
% White
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond More (2010-2013)
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond 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. 0.52 0.70
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $16,565 is more than the state average of $5,590. 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 $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $16,565 $5,590
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $16,565 $10,086
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 99%
Bryant & Stratton College-Richmond % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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 higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Chesterfield County, VA is John Tyler Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.