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Strayer University Opens Doors at New Campus in Fort Worth

March 28, 2019

FORT WORTH, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 28, 2019--Today, Strayer University announced it is continuing to support working adults in Texas by opening its eighth campus in the state. The ribbon-cutting ceremony showcased the university’s programs that give working adults flexible, affordable and attainable higher education options.

The new campus will feature a new, leaner classroom model that provides students with collaborative spaces to meet with peers and faculty and access to student support resources. Spring classes start April 1 .

“We’re honored to be joining the more than 60 other colleges and universities that call the Dallas and Fort Worth area home,” Dr. Michael Plater, President Emeritus of Strayer University, said. “Our career preparedness offerings – ranging from resume building workshops to interview prep sessions – will ensure our students in Fort Worth are ready to join the growing workforce in the greater metro area.”

“The Dallas and Fort Worth area is ’ one of the fastest-growing regions in the nation,’ and we’re excited that Strayer – with over 125 years of providing higher education for working adult students – will be able to provide the local community with more pathways to education and employment,” Plater said.

Strayer University offers associates, bachelors and master’s degree through its in-person and online programs at campuses across the U.S. Alumni graduate with degrees in business administration, criminal justice, education, information technology and public administration, among many others.

The school has more than 70 campuses nationwide and enrolls over 52,000 students. The Fort Worth campus will empower students – both inside and outside the classroom – with targeted skills training and Student Service Coaches.

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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