• 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 is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

School Highlights

Bryant & Stratton College-Parma serves 850 students (66% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the state community college average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 850 students
  • Private-state tuition: $15,457
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 60%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Bryant & Stratton College-Parma ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 136 teachers has grown by 195% over five years.
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma
(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
136 staff
91 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Bryant & Stratton College-Parma has grown by 57% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The Bryant & Stratton College-Parma diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
850 students
1,346 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
16:1
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# Full-Time Students
564 students
553 students
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# Part-Time Students
286 students
793 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
200 students
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
8%
5%
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% Black
43%
14%
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% White
40%
68%
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% Two or more races
6%
4%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.64
0.51
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$24,300
$31,900
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $15,457 is more than the state average of $14,281. The private state tuition has declined by 11% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$15,457
$14,281
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
98%
91%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Bryant & Stratton College-Parma and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in OH by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$20,909
$19,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$7,500
$6,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Bryant & Stratton College-Parma and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in OH by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
65%
80%
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SAT Reading
n/a
460
SAT Math
n/a
475
SAT Writing
n/a
465
ACT Composite
n/a
21
ACT English
n/a
20
ACT Math
n/a
20
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Bryant & Stratton College is America's premiere private career college. For 150 years, Bryant & Stratton College has been helping students develop meaningful career skills in a concise, contemporary and effective manner � providing graduates with the marketable job skills they need to succeed in an increasingly competitive marketplace. 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. Our Bachelor Degree programs can help take your career to the next level. Plus, you can enhance your professional development and opportunities through our Professional Skills Center (PSC) that offers courses in leadership, teamwork, sales performance and more. You can also take special certification and licensing courses through PSC that meet the requirements of associations and regulatory agencies in a range of industries, from business and technology to healthcare and financial services. Bryant & Stratton College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 850 students
  • Private-state tuition: $15,457
  • Student:teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Minority enrollment: 60%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Did You Know?

For Cuyahoga County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,214 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Cuyahoga County, OH community colleges have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Cuyahoga County, OH is Bryant & Stratton College-Parma. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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