Stratford Career Institute is a private, non-accredited distance learning provider offering diploma programs as self-paced, independent study by correspondence. Our goal is to accommodate adult individuals through flexible, convenient, and affordable educational programs. Stratford's programs are designed to help individuals in the furtherance of their vocational training or intellectual interests. The High School diploma program offered by Stratford is designed for career advancement purposes. It is not, nor is it intended to be, a substitute for state sponsored diploma or GED programs.