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University of Bridgeport

Bridgeport, CT
University Website: www.bridgeport.edu
Apply Online: www.bridgeport.edu/admissions/undergraduate/applying
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The University of Bridgeport commonly referred to as UB, is a private, independent, non-sectarian, coeducational university located on the Long Island Sound in the South End neighborhood of Bridgeport, Connecticut. The University is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC-CIHE). The University is known for its diverse student population, currently ranking as the eleventh most racially diverse national university in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The students of the University of Bridgeport are from 80 countries and 46 states. In 2010, the percentage of students graduating that had participated in an English as a foreign or second language (ESL) program was one of the nation's highest at 5%.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $25,200.00 avg tuition

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
(203) 576-4000

Apply online Admissions:
www.bridgeport.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
www.bridgeport.edu/admissions/und..

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Bridgeport

Statistics:
Applied 5,595
Admitted 3,171 57%
Enrolled total 403
Full Time: 398
Part Time 5
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 410 510
SAT Math 420 510
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 400 500
ACT Composite 17 22
ACT English 16 24
ACT Math 16 22
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 53%
4-year graduation rate 21%
6-year graduation rate 30%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Bridgeport

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $25,200.00 $25,200.00 $25,200.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,130.00 $2,130.00 $2,130.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $840.00 $840.00 $840.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $12,600.00 $12,600.00 $12,600.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $700.00 $700.00 $700.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,700.00 $9,900.00 $6,943.00
Other Expenses $5,043.00 $6,943.00 $6,943.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,500.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 98%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $18,780.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 82%
Avg amount of student loan aid $8,151.00

University of Bridgeport

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
East Asian Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Business/Commerce, General X
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other X
Fashion Merchandising X X
Finance, General X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X X
International Finance X
Labor and Industrial Relations X X
Management Information Systems, General X X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X X
Operations Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
ENGINEERING
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X
Mechanical Engineering X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Engineering/Industrial Management X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Human Nutrition X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X X X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Physician Assistant X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X X
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Religion/Religious Studies X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Human Services, General X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
International Relations and Affairs X X
Social Sciences, General X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Design and Applied Arts, Other X
Graphic Design X
Illustration X
Industrial and Product Design X
Interior Design X
Music, General X

Scholarships for Students in Connecticut

Name Amount Deadline
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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