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 lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 59%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst(NY) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate'sBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty28 staff88 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 27:1 over five years.
The Bryant & Stratton College-Amherst diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 27% over five years.
Total Enrollment317 students1,492 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:125:1
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# Full-Time Students176 students823 students
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# Part-Time Students141 students669 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
-
% Asian
2%
7%
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% Hispanic
3%
23%
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% Black
18%
19%
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% White
62%
41%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
4%
2%
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% Non Resident races
4%
2%
% Unknown races
4%
6%
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Diversity Score0.580.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,300$35,200
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $15,653 is less than the state average of $16,365. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,653$16,365
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$21,100$12,935
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Median Debt for Dropouts$7,500$5,500
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Acceptance Rate100%61%
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Source: 2019 (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
    544 students | 9.30 Mi240 Pine Ridge Rd
    Buffalo NY  14225
    (716) 896-0700
    9.30544
  • 5,047 students | 10.00 Mi3111 Saunders Settlement Rd
    Sanborn NY  14132
    (716) 614-6222
    10.005,047
  • 499 students | 12.50 Mi465 Main Street, Suite 400
    Buffalo NY  14203
    (716) 884-9120
    12.50499
  • 10,529 students | 12.80 Mi121 Ellicott St
    Buffalo NY  14203
    (716) 851-1322
    12.8010,529
  • Trocaire College
    Private not-for-profit
    1,349 students | 13.80 Mi360 Choate Ave
    Buffalo NY  14220
    (716) 826-1200
    13.801,349
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