Stratford University

3201 Jermantown Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
Tel: (703)539-6890
2,230 students
Private for-profit

Get admissions information on Stratford University and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Stratford University is a private educational institution dedicated to preparing students for the challenges of a rewarding career. Alumni pursue professions in high-demand fields like information technology, hospitality, culinary arts, business administration, health sciences, and nursing. Located in historic Virginia just outside of Washington, DC, Stratford University is the ideal place to fulfill academic and professional goals. Stratford University offers Associate’s, Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees, as well as many non-credit workshops and courses. Our curriculum combines advanced technology, hands-on labs and traditional educational methods to create a program that produces a valuable educational service to our students and their future employers. This emphasis on individual learning methods results in student academic success without lowering required employer-based standards. Consequently, Stratford alumni enjoy a high placement rate in high-demand industries.
School Highlights:
Stratford University serves 2,230 students (29% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Stratford University is one of 7 community colleges within Fairfax County, VA.
The nearest community college is Sanford-Brown College-Tysons Corner (0.6 miles away).

School Overview

Stratford University Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,230 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 64:1 has increased from 41:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,230 students
1,303 students
Stratford University Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
645 students
836 students
Stratford University Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,585 students
1,046 students
Stratford University Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Stratford University sch enrollment Stratford University sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 1,756 students 1,283 students
# Graduate Students 474 students 42 students
Stratford University sch graduate Stratford University sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
54%
2%
Stratford University Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Stratford University Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
23%
12%
Stratford University Black (2006-2012)
% White
15%
67%
Stratford University White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Stratford University More (2009-2012)
Stratford University sch ethnicity Stratford University sta ethnicity
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. 0.63 0.45
Stratford University Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,135 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,135 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,135 $5,940
Stratford University In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,135 $10,072
Stratford University Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

Get admissions information on Stratford University and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • McLean Sanford-Brown College-Tysons Corner
    Public
    1761 Old Meadow Road
    McLean, VA 22102
    (703)556-8888
    0.6  Mi  |  726  students
  • Vienna Everest College-McLean
    Private for-profit
    8620 Westwood Center Dr.
    Vienna, VA 22182
    (703)288-3131
    2  Mi  |  350  students
  • Fairfax Columbia College (Fairfax)
    Private for-profit
    8300 Merrifield Ave 3F
    Fairfax, VA 22031
    (703)206-0508
    2.3  Mi  |  430  students
  • Falls Church Medtech Institute
    Private for-profit
    6565 Arlington Boulevard
    Falls Church, VA 22042
    (703)237-6200
    4.5  Mi  |  1208  students
  • Annandale Northern Virginia Community College
    Public
    4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd
    Annandale, VA 22003
    (703)323-3000
    5.1  Mi  |  50219  students
Recent Articles
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Free Community College Coming Soon? President Obama Hopes So
Earlier this year, President Obama outlined a proposal that would make community college free for millions of community college students. What does it mean for you?
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Fairfax, 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 0.6, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Fairfax, VA is Northern Virginia Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.