“Changing Lives One student at a Time”
Stratford University, a Virginia public benefit corporation is a U.S. higher educational institution founded in 1976. Stratford specializes in adult education, providing placement assistance for students and graduates. It delivers online, classroom, and blended online/classroom programs.
Stratford University is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia and has campuses in Virginia, Alexandria, Falls Church, Woodbridge, Newport News, Virginia Beach, and Richmond, Maryland, Baltimore and India New Delhi (NCR). The majority of the student body is non-traditional and works full-time while attending school. Stratford’s international student body represents over thirty countries.
Mr. K.K. Modi
Founder, K.K. Modi Group
We will help build nations for the 21st century by creating 100% employable and nation building entrepreneurs.
Dr. Richard R. Shurtz
President, Stratford University
Stratford University provides programs that deliver the skills demanded by industry. We have designed our programs using input from industry advisory board. More importantly, Stratford University provides a student-centered classroom environment. This means that our faculty members are flexible and will accommodate students with different learning styles and modes without compromising employer-dedicated standards.
Ms. Charu Modi
CEO & Vice Chairperson,
K.K. Modi International Institute
Stratford has been in the business of transforming lives by bringing international education to India. Its unique competency-based education provides the skills required by employers. More importantly, Stratford provides a student-centered classroom environment where our faculty members are flexible and accommodate students with different learning styles and modes without compromising employer-dedicated standards.
The mission of Stratford University is to prepare students for rewarding careers through quality educational programs that meet the changing needs of employers and the community. In order to meet this mission, the University offers a variety of certificate, diploma, associate’s, bachelor’s, and graduate programs in emerging and high employment demand fields. To meet the needs of a diverse community of learners, the University provides education that balances technical, professional, and critical thinking components. In pursuit of this mission, the University seeks to ensure:
#Student’s career goals are met by matching students with appropriate programs of study.
#A quality learning experience by employing faculty committed to learning and who demonstrate excellent teaching skills.
#Relevant curricula through input from the governing board, advisory boards, and graduates.
#Student success through a comprehensive support program including financial planning, academic assistance, and other student services.
Accreditations & Affiliations
Stratford University has been endorsed and/or accredited by a broad range of organizations and agencies.
- American Culinary Federation
- American Hotel and Lodging Association
- Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities
- Careers through Culinary Arts Program
- Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institution Education
- National Association of Foreign Student Advisors
- National League for Nursing
- National Student Nurse Association
- Northern Virginia Technology Council
Advisory Board Members
Our distiniguished and highly experienced group of advisory board members
DR. RAM CHARAN
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ADVISOR, AUTHOR AND SPEAKER
DR. ADAM WEINBERG
PRESIDENT, DENISON UNIVERSITY
DR. MRITYUNJAY ATHREYA
MANAGEMENT GURU, PADMA BHUSHAN 2014, EDUCATIONIST AND AUTHOR
DR. JOHN BECK
PRESIDENT OF NORTH STAR LEADERSHIP GROUP & SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW
MR. JIM SINTROS
INTERANTIONAL BUSINESS CONSULTANT
MR. ATUL KUMAR GUPTA
FORMER CHIEF SECRETARY, GOVT. OF UP
MR. SUDHINDER K. KHANNA
CHAIRMAN & MD, INDIA EQUITY PARTNERS. EX COUNTRY MANAGING PARTNER OF ACCENTRUE IN INDIA & THE MIDDLE EAST
MR. S. LAKSHMINARAYANAN
RETD. EMINENT CIVIL SERVANT & ADVISOR TO CORPORATES. VICE CHAIRMAN IN UNESCO’S COMMUNICATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
DR. SEETHARAMA DEEVI
STRATEGY & TECHNOLOGY ADVISOR, RESEARCHER & AUTHOR, WINNER OF R&D 100 AWARDS (“OSCARS OF INNOVATION” – WORLD WIDE COMPETITION) 1995 & 2000
Stratford has 7 campuses in the US and 1 campus in India