Strayer University – Texas

8501 N. Mopac Expressway, Austin, TX

Strayer University was founded in 1892 by Dr. S. Irving Strayer in Baltimore, Maryland as Strayer Business College. The original goal was to teach farm workers how to manage a business, but has over the years expanded its role, become a full fledged career education institution.  Over the years the expansion of the school and the ability to grant higher level degrees has shifted its focus from a junior college to a fully fledged university. Currently the school operates over 100 locations in twenty four states.

Students who complete a program of study at Strayer University will be eligible for a certificate, associate’s degree, bachelors or masters based on the program of study pursued. The faculty is comprised of experienced teachers and industry professionals who assist students in developing the understanding and ability to apply information and techniques in real world situations. In addition, Strayer University offers a career center to assist individuals in preparing for and finding employment after graduation through a variety of means.

Programs offered include:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Information Technology
  • Public Administration

Austin Location

Strayer University – Texas is located at 8501 N. Mopac Expressway in the city of Austin. Just around 470 students have graduated from this campus in the last several years. This location offers services for students in the form of career pathway assistance for students in need of help, distance learning courses for students who need to pursue their education online, and remedial education courses for program or licensure preparation. To learn more, including the school's consumer disclosures, by visiting

Programs Offered

The following is a list of areas of study available at Strayer University – Texas. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences


Health and Clinical Professions

Public Administration and Social Services

Security and Protective Services

Social Sciences

*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

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Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $14,000 per year
  • The estimated tuition for part time students is around $320 to $380 per credit hour
  • Required fees for full-time students: $200

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $15,000 per year for graduate students
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $520 to $620 per unit
  • Required fees for graduate students are around $200

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid55%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships52%$3,644
Receiving Student Loans45%$5,597

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