Bradford School (Columbus)

2469 Stelzer Road
Columbus, OH 43219-0000
Tel: (614)416-6200
  • Bradford School graduates carry out our legacy of developing students into professionals. It is the unique blend of career-focused classes, high academic standards, and individual attention that differentiates Bradford School. Our graduates finish first.
School Highlights
  • Bradford School (Columbus) serves 443 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Bradford School (Columbus) is one of 9 community colleges within Franklin County, OH.
  • The nearest community college is Fortis College-Columbus (4.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 40% over five years.
Bradford School (Columbus)(OH) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty26 staff35 staff
Bradford School (Columbus) Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 443 has declined by 19% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 66% over five years.
Total Enrollment443 students734 students
Bradford School (Columbus) Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:127:1
Bradford School (Columbus) Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students443 students450 students
Bradford School (Columbus) Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Bradford School (Columbus) Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Bradford School (Columbus) Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
Bradford School (Columbus) Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Bradford School (Columbus) Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Bradford School (Columbus) Black (2007-2016)
% White
Bradford School (Columbus) White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Bradford School (Columbus) More (2012-2016)
% Unknown races
Bradford School (Columbus) Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.480.44
Bradford School (Columbus) Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Bradford School (Columbus) Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,300$31,400
Bradford School (Columbus) Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,980 is more than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,980$13,841
Bradford School (Columbus) In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid96%92%
Bradford School (Columbus) % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$13,585$21,959
Bradford School (Columbus) Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$7,090
Bradford School (Columbus) Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate78%73%
Bradford School (Columbus) Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Bradford School, located in Columbus, OH, offers career-focused classes with programs in Business, Technology, and Health Care and Culinary Arts so you can finish your degree quickly and find your first career job through our career placement services. Programs offered includes Accounting, Administrative Assistant, Legal Administration, Paralegal, Travel-Hospitality, Computer Programming, Computer Specialist, Graphic Design and Network Management, Medical Assisting, Veterinary Technician and Culinary Arts. Bradford School is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award diplomas and associate degrees. The Bradford School Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis College-Columbus
    Private, for profit
    694 students | 4.20 Mi4151 Executive Parkway Ste 120
    Westerville OH  43081
  • Hondros College
    Private, for profit
    1,924 students | 4.20 Mi4140 Executive Parkway
    Westerville OH  43081
  • National College-Columbus
    Private, for profit
    56 students | 4.70 Mi5665 Forest Hills Blvd
    Dayton OH  45420
  • 178 students | 5.30 Mi4525 Trueman Blvd
    Hilliard OH  43026
  • 329 students | 5.30 Mi1880 E. Dublin - Granville Rd. - Ste 100
    Columbus OH  43229
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