Founded in 1961, Strathmore University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Nairobi (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Commission for University Education, Kenya, Strathmore University (SU) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Strathmore University (SU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 56 years old H.E. institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Kenyan higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.