Bryant & Stratton College-Parma

  • 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 541 students (41% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Bryant & Stratton College-Parma is one of 12 community colleges within Cuyahoga County, OH.
  • The nearest community college to Bryant & Stratton College-Parma is Virginia Marti College of Art and Design (5.5 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty40 staff35 staff
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Bryant & Stratton College-Parma has declined by 25% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Bryant & Stratton College-Parma diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment541 students734 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:127:1
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students221 students450 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students320 students284 students
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Asian (2008-2016)
% Hispanic
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Black (2007-2016)
% White
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma More (2012-2016)
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.390.44
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$24,300$31,400
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $15,457 is more than the state average of $5,885. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $15,457 is more than the state average of $11,160. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$15,457$5,885
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$15,457$11,160
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%94%
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$24,200$21,959
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,646$7,090
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate65%75%
Bryant & Stratton College-Parma Percent Admitted (2009-2012)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) 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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