Transfer Credit Scholarship

We believe finishing your bachelor's should be affordable. That's why students enrolling with 27 or more quarter credits will receive $250 off every course until they graduate. You could save up to $18,000—that's over 36% off your total tuition. * Learn more.

Important information about the Strayer Transfer Credit Scholarship
 

  • The total discount available by combining the Transfer Credit Scholarship and the Graduation Fund will vary by student, and depends on how many transfer credits the student brings to the University.
  • Student, any immediate family member of the student, or household member of the student may not be currently employed by the University, the University’s parent company, or any other subsidiary of the parent company.
  • Student must transfer at least 27 quarter credits (or credits equivalent to 6 Strayer classes).
  • When needed, unofficial transcripts can be used to assist in determining eligibility, but official transcripts are required to award the scholarship.
  • The scholarship discounts will start in the term Strayer receives and evaluates the official transcripts.
  • Student must not take off more than two (2) consecutive quarters to retain the scholarships described above.
  • The Strayer Transfer Credits Scholarship may be combined with the Graduation Fund, but cannot be combined with any other Strayer scholarship/tuition discount.
  • Eligible programs include all Strayer University undergraduate programs. This scholarship does not include JWMI, Degrees@work, or Verizon Onsite.
  • Scholarship applies to course tuition only. Books, supplies, and other fees apply.
  • No refund or cash value on unused scholarship dollars.
  • For students whose tuition is billed to an employer or sponsor, the scholarship is applied first to tuition charges and then the sponsor is billed the net tuition amount (to the extent tuition benefits are available).
  • The recipient student must meet all Strayer University admissions requirements by program.
  • If the student is being readmitted to the University, that student must be in good academic and financial standing with the University ($0 past due balance at time of enrollment).

Enjoy a new laptop on us

Enroll in any bachelor’s program, and get a new laptop pre-loaded with Microsoft software to help you achieve your degree.1

1 Laptop Disclaimer

 

This offer is not available to: (a) continuing students; (b) employees of Strategic Education, Inc. And its subsidiaries, and family members residing in the same household of such employees; or (c) students enrolled through Strayer@Work or Degrees@Work. For all other students, laptop available only to Strayer University students who: (1) are a new or readmitted student in a Strayer University bachelor’s-level program; (2) have at least six courses to complete in their program; and (3) enroll for classes starting fall 2019 quarter or later. Students must complete three of their first four quarters of enrollment, or return the laptop to avoid a $350 charge. This offer is subject to change at any time. Only one laptop will be provided per student. In the event the laptop is damaged, lost, stolen, or incapacitated, Strayer will not provide a replacement. All returns subject to return policy. Complete details are available in the bachelor’s laptop agreement or the bachelor’s laptop Verizon and Verizon Wireless loaner agreement, as applicable. Students receiving tuition assistance from Verizon or Verizon Wireless may only borrow and use a laptop subject to the terms of the bachelor’s laptop Verizon and Verizon Wireless loaner agreement. Limitations for other corporate-sponsored programs may also apply. Please contact your home campus or Strayer online for more information.

Master's Scholarship

Ready to take the next step in your education? We’re offering a $3,000 scholarship for eligible new and returning students to get a jump start on earning a master’s degree. Find your area of interest, enroll in an eligible master’s program2, and connect with a Strayer admissions officer to apply for the scholarship.

2 Master’s Scholarship Disclaimer

Scholarship for the JWMI MBA program offered through the John F. Welch scholarship. Please contact your admissions officer for details.

Graduation Fund

Build up tuition credits for your final year of bachelor’s classes at Strayer with our Graduation Fund3. You can save up to 25% off your tuition.

Enrollment is automatic, so you start working towards earning credits as soon as you complete your first class.

3 Graduation Fund Disclaimer

Graduation fund

  1. Does not include books or fees.
  2. Developmental courses (08X/090/091), transfer credits, courses completed prior to readmission, and courses passed by placement exam are excluded from this program and do not count toward earning tuition awards. Fund must be redeemed for the final courses leading to a bachelor’s degree. Successful completion means earning the grade required by the curriculum as outlined in the Strayer University Catalog.
  3. Only new or readmit students enrolling in undergraduate programs (non-degree, undergraduate certificate, undergraduate diploma, associate or bachelor’s program) are eligible for savings. Some groups of students may not be eligible including, but not limited to: students eligible for Supplemental Assistance Scholarship, students eligible for Experienced Student Completion Scholarship, full time Strayer University employees and their dependents, students eligible for the Law Enforcement Tuition Assistance Program, students enrolled in the Complete@Strayer Community College program, and students attending one of the Degrees@Work campuses.
  4. RN to BSN students are only eligible for the graduation fund beginning the Spring 2018 quarter. Credits completed prior to the Spring 2018 quarter by RN to BSN students are not eligible to receive graduation fund credit.
  5. Tuition credit is earned only after successfully completing courses and could be lost if you do not take courses for two consecutive quarters.
  6. Students already receiving scholarship aid from Strayer University may not eligible.
  7. Students receiving tuition assistance from their employer through agreements with Strayer University may not be eligible.

In all cases, the scholarship is offered at Strayer’s discretion and is subject to change.


 

125+ YEARS OF QUALITY HIGHER EDUCATION

Strayer University is proud to be certified or accredited by five respected organizations, including the same accrediting agency as institutions such as Georgetown, Johns Hopkins, Drexel, and Seton Hall.

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STRAYER UNIVERSITY ACCREDITATION

ACBSP is known for having the highest standards of excellence in accreditation. Many employers only recognize and pay for ACBSP accredited business degrees. Every business degree program and concentration in Strayer's College of Business, including the JWMI EMBA, is accredited by the ACBSP. (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs 11520 West 119th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213, 913-339-9356). www.acbsp.org

Strayer University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 267-284-5000), which is one of the six regional accrediting bodies in the United States. The commission is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. http://www.msche.org

The University’s Master of Education (MEd) degree program is accredited by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) through June 24, 2020. Upon expiration of TEAC accreditation, the MEd program will no longer have programmatic accreditation; however, this does not affect the University’s institutional accreditation. Strayer continues to hold institutional accreditation by its regional accrediting agency, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). Students who graduate from the MEd program will graduate from a regionally accredited institution. TEAC, now part of the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation, is located at 2010 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036, 202-223-0077. Strayer University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 267-284-5000), which is one of the six regional accrediting bodies in the United States. The Commission is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. http://www.msche.org.

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  • How you can claim your new laptop
  • How you can save up to 25% on bachelor’s tuition, with the grad fund
  • How you can easily transfer credits and save even more

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As Strayer University’s academic visionary, Brian W. Jones sets the agenda for delivering a rigorous, innovative and quality education that helps adult learners compete in today’s global economy.

With a long and distinguished career in education, Brian served in a number of senior higher education roles before joining Strayer University as general counsel in 2012 and being appointed as interim president in 2015.

Prior to joining the University, Brian co-founded and served as president of Latimer Education, Inc., an early stage venture-backed company partnering with an historically black college to provide high quality online postsecondary education solutions to African American working adults; was senior counsel to the Washington, D.C. law firm of Dow Lohnes PLLC (now Cooley LLC), where he advised education companies, investors and institutions; and served as the U.S. Department of Education’s general counsel, a Senate-confirmed presidential appointment, among other roles. As general counsel, he was the fourth-ranking officer of the Department and served as principal adviser to U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige on all legal matters affecting Department programs and activities.

Brian currently serves on the board of directors of College Loan Corporation and chairs the board of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, a Washington, D.C.-based association that represents the interests of charter school stakeholders nationally and at the state level. He also previously served as chair of the D.C. Public Charter School Board (PCSB).

Brian earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a major in finance from Georgetown University and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Law.