Strayer University Online

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School Overview

Strayer University’s main headquarters are located in Herndon, Virginia. Its breadth does not end in Herndon, however, as it also has 100 campus locations in 24 states as well as Strayer University online programs, which offer students the ability to earn Strayer University degrees online. In fact, while there is no shortage of Strayer campuses located in the U.S., more than half of the almost 43,000 Strayer students choose to take advantage of the Strayer University online course offerings.

Strayer University online includes three schools through which Strayer online master’s, bachelor’s, and associate online degrees are administered: Business Administration, Accounting, Human Resource Management, Information Systems & Technology, and more. The university has 9 online master’s and 6 online bachelor’s degree programs that can be completed solely online if desired. Strayer also has one online MBA program (Jack Welch Executive MBA), 6 online associate programs, and offers a number of certificate programs, as well.

Strayer University Financial Aid

At Strayer, the approach to financial aid is designed to assist prospective students in gaining as much aid as possible based on previous coursework completed. The program is called “Strayer University Graduation Fund” and aims to help pay for up to 25% of students tuition expenses. The university also readily accepts military benefits such as the Post 9/11 GI Bill, otherwise known as the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship, and partners with 9 different military programs to aid members in continuing to pursue higher education.

History of Strayer University

Strayer University was founded in 1892. It is a private school and was initially named “Strayer’s Business College”. The College was first located in Baltimore, Maryland and was founded by Dr. Irving Strayer in order to help teach various business-related skills to previous farm workers. Strayer Business College was granted the accreditation to offer undergraduate degrees in 1969 and gained “University” status in 1998 from the District of Columbia Education Licensure Commission. Strayer University still holds regional accreditation through the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, most recently being re-accredited in 2012.

Strayer University-Global Region Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(888) 378-7293
Website:www.strayer.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private for-profit
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Address:1133 15th St NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20005
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:7,650
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):0%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:206 (3% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$12,975
Out-of-state Tuition:$12,975
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:39%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,554

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Strayer University-Global Region Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Strayer University-Global Region.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6434
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3122
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences11
Grand total9779

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Strayer University-Global Region.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6434
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services3122
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences11
Grand total9779

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Strayer University-Global Region and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,975
Out-of-state$12,975
Books and supplies$1,350

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$14,520
Out-of-state$14,520

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1139%
Grant or scholarship aid1036%$4,554
Student loan aid725%$7,666

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,16048%$3,890
Federal student loans2,13648%$9,589

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Strayer University-Global Region. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Strayer University-Global Region students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Strayer University-Global Region Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment7,650
Undergraduate enrollment4,797
Graduate enrollment2,853

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Strayer University-Global Region Accreditation

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