Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst

  • For more than 150 years, Bryant & Stratton has built its reputation on an affordable, quality college education in a friendly, personalized setting. We’re not just committed to our students; we’re connected to them from the first day they arrive. At Bryant & Stratton College, you’re not a number. You’re an individual who matters to your instructors and your classmates.

School Highlights

Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst serves 317 students (56% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is same as the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 61%.

Top Rankings

Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in New York for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate'sBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty28 staff158 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst has declined by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.74. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment317 students1,437 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:111:1
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# Full-Time Students176 students858 students
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# Part-Time Students141 students579 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
2%
8%
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% Hispanic
3%
24%
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% Black
18%
19%
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% White
62%
39%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Non Resident races
4%
3%
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% Unknown races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.580.74
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,300$35,200
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $15,653 is less than the state average of $16,522. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,653$16,522
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$20,909$14,216
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate100%61%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst is Villa Maria College (9.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Villa Maria College
    Villa Maria College Photo
    Private not-for-profit
    520 students | 9.30 Mi240 Pine Ridge Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14225
    (716) 896-0700
    9.30520
  • 4,997 students | 10.00 Mi3111 Saunders Settlement Rd
    Sanborn, NY 14132
    (716) 614-6222
    10.004,997
  • 1,038 students | 12.50 Mi465 Main Street, Suite 400
    Buffalo, NY 14203
    (716) 884-9120
    12.501,038
  • 10,031 students | 12.80 Mi121 Ellicott St
    Buffalo, NY 14203
    (716) 851-1322
    12.8010,031
  • Trocaire College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,322 students | 13.80 Mi360 Choate Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14220
    (716) 826-1200
    13.801,322
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Did You Know?
For Erie County, NY private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,982 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Erie County, NY community colleges have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Erie County, NY is Bryant & Stratton College-Buffalo. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.