University description (as per official university website)
About Stratford University
Offering degrees in high demand fields like information technology, hospitality, culinary arts, business, health sciences, nursing. Stratford University is a private educational institution dedicated to preparing students for the challenges of a rewarding career. Alumni pursue professions in high-demand fields like information technology, hospitality, culinary arts, business administration, health sciences, and nursing. Located in historic Virginia just outside of Washington, DC, Stratford University is the ideal place to fulfill academic and professional goals.
Stratford University offers Associateís, Bachelorís and Masterís Degrees, as well as many non-credit workshops and courses. Our curriculum combines advanced technology, hands-on labs and traditional educational methods to create a program that produces a valuable educational service to our students and their future employers.
This emphasis on individual learning methods results in student academic success without lowering required employer-based standards. Consequently, Stratford alumni enjoy a high placement rate in high-demand industries.
Stratford University is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Diplomas, Associates, Bachelors, and Masters Degrees. It is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Stratford is also approved by the State Council of Higher Education in Virginia (SCHEV) to grant Associate's, Bachelor's, and Master's Degrees.
Student Financial Services
We are committed to helping you pay for your education so that you can focus on completing your degree. The mission of Student Financial Services is to help you make the financial arrangements to pay for your education.
We are tasked with processing all your financial transactions, providing billing and ledger card information for your review, and disbursing all Federal, private, institutional, stipend, and refund checks.
In addition, we help you:
* Apply for Federal Financial Aid (including loans and grants)
* Apply for alternative student loans (non-Federal)
* Apply for corporate reimbursement and vocational rehabilitation benefits.
* Coordinate with the Military Student Office for all VA and TA benefit payments.
* Coordinate with the International Student Office to make certain that you remain in-status.
* Set up deferred payments plans (where necessary).
* Apply for scholarships (when available).
* Comply with all University policies and procedures.
Our goal is to help you meet your financial obligations in a responsible fashion. We will help both before a