University of Bridgeport is a private, non-sectarian university located near New York City in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. The University offers a broad range of career-oriented graduate and undergraduate degr...
University of Bridgeport is a private, non-sectarian university located near New York City in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. The University offers a broad range of career-oriented graduate and undergraduate degrees in art, design, science, engineering, health sciences and more for domestic and international students.
A diverse student body and a high success rate among its graduates are
two reasons to attend University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport,
A private school, University of Bridgeport offers undergraduate academics
in the liberal and fine arts, humanities, business, and the natural and
social sciences, among other subjects. The vast majority of
undergraduates at Bridgeport go on to graduate school either at
Bridgeport or elsewhere.
Bridgeport’s graduate and professional academics include its well-known
medical programs, which feature a college of naturopathic medicine, a
chiropractic school and an acupuncture institute. Training undergraduate
and graduate students for medical careers, these schools also offer
medical care to the community, giving students the opportunity to study
and work in a clinical setting.
Other graduate-level professional offerings are offered in such fields as
education, counseling, engineering and technology management.
Recognized as having an exceptionally diverse student body, Bridgeport’s
students represent numerous cultures, ethnicities and countries
Bridgeport’s student organizations also reflect this diversity, with such
clubs as the National Society of Black Student Engineers, a Caribbean
student association, as well as groups for Latin American, Muslim,
lesbian and gay students. Diverse interests are also represented by
Bridgeport’s student organizations and activities, which range from
everything to a ballroom dance club to a school newspaper to clubs
devoted to cooking, fencing and music production.
Admission is based on submission of an application, transcripts, test
scores, a personal statement and letters of recommendation.
For those who need assistance with tuition and other fees, financial aid
is available to eligible students.