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Strayer University Opens New Campus in El Paso to Serve Working Adults

November 16, 2018

EL PASO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 15, 2018--Today, Strayer University hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of its seventh campus in Texas, which sits in the heart of El Paso. The new campus will focus on serving working adults, and will feature a new, leaner classroom model that provides students with collaborative spaces to meet with peers and faculty and access to more support resources. Winter classes will begin on Jan. 2, 2019.

“We are thrilled to add El Paso to the Strayer family and to offer the El Paso community accessible opportunities to take the next steps toward receiving a postsecondary degree,” said Brian Jones, president of Strayer University. “Strayer is focused on meeting the needs of working adults, which includes providing an affordable and attainable option for earning a degree and ensuring students are achieving their career goals.”

Strayer University offers a wide range of degrees—from associate’s and bachelor’s, to master’s. Students at the El Paso campus will be able to select from a diverse collection of courses – from cybersecurity to business.

“We want to help El Paso’s workforce meet the rapidly evolving demands of local employers. Our El Paso campus will provide education options that will be relevant and in line with the jobs that are currently available in the local area,” Jones said.

Strayer University has six other campuses in Texas, and more than 70 campuses nationwide. The El Paso campus will empower the community with targeted skills training, Student Success Coaching, and one-on-one financial advising.

About Strayer University: Founded in 1892, Strayer University is an institution of higher learning for working adult students. It offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, accounting, information technology, education, health services administration, public administration, and criminal justice. Strayer University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104 (267-284-5000, www.msche.org ). The Commission is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. For more information, visit www.strayer.edu.

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CONTACT: Elaine Kincel, Strayer University

202-557-4920

Elaine.Kincel@strayer.edu

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: WOMEN EDUCATION UNIVERSITY CONTINUING TRAINING CONSUMER MEN

SOURCE: Strayer University

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