Strayer University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(3.97 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 132 respondents

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School Information

  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACBSP
  • Campus Setting: City: Large, Suburb: Large, City: Small, City: Midsize, Suburb: Midsize
  • Student Population: 42,189 (29,145 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 85% part-time, 15% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $13,785 - $14,145
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Computer Science
Graduation Year: 2014

Strayer University provides a congenial atmosphere for learning and networking for jobs. The graduate school workload is intense and focused on professionalism. The faculty and staff are very helpful in providing assistance and guidance to enable students achieve academic excellence.
4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2012

The availability of the computer lab and resource center was very flexible according to my schedule. Provided great customer service in returning requested documents; availability of financial aid, business and advisors. There were no flexibility in tutoring for working adults in certain subjects.
4.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Healthcare Management
Graduation Year: 2014

Its hard to get hold of some faculty members, and hard to get some of mathematics of school. Pros include that some people make you feel welcome.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2013

Pros: Strayer University has helped me to accomplish my goals of continuing my education during a time when I was homeless and I had lost everything I had worked for. Strayer University has really helped me to develop myself into the professional that I have always wanted to be I am forever grateful for Strayer giving me the opportunity to show myself approved and for helping me to overcome being homeless. Cons: Some of the classes were not always held on campus, which forced students who were use to taking ground had to take those classes online. Sometimes there was a bit of miscommunication between staff members and students, in other words sometimes students were not fully informed of class time and day changes which threw most students off who wanted to attend class on time at the day that was scheduled
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2014

Pros - online, own pace, discussion with peers, accessibility to instructor Cons - workload increase if you are taking more than one course
3.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2012

A pro of the Strayer University graduate program was that I was able to balance school and going to work. I was able to work it around my schedule. A second pro is that that you had the option of taking classes online or going to a satellite campus. There was a campus less than 2 miles from my house that had access to. So if a class was not offered online that quarter, I can take it at the campus and vice versa. Another pro about the program is that the professors have real-life experience that can relate to classroom experience and projects. A of the program is that it could be difficult is accessibility to financial aid staff / counselor. I was assigned to one person but I could barely get in contact with her and she never returned phone calls so I ended up just always going to the lady who was at first a part of admissions when I started my graduate program but luckily for me she was switched to financial aid. I trusted her judgement and counseling. Overall I had a wonderful graduate experience at Strayer University.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2015

The pros of being a graduate student at Strayer is the flexiblility of the schedule which works perfect for me being that I am a mother of one and I work full-time as well. One of cons of the graduate program it is a bit pricey but overall Strayer does provide various options to help with paying for school and providing extensive help all the way up to graduation.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2013

Strayer offers a good education program. They work closely with the students to make sure they are successful.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Information Technology
Graduation Year: 2016

Strayer is a great school to attend my graduate degree.
4.08 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2010

The program was challenging but professors were knowledgeable of the subject matter and provided constructive feedback. Classroom instruction was rewarding and offered input from students of diverse backgrounds.
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