Bridgewater College

Acceptance Rate 75.09 %
SAT Average 1,158
2023 Tuition & Fees $39,800
Student Population 1,463
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $33,345

Academic Overview

Bridgewater College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Bridgewater, Virginia. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
Bridgewater College is one of 4 colleges affiliated with Church of Brethren.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $39,800 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $19,930.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 1,463 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 75.09% and the graduation rate is 62% last year.
The salary after graduation from Bridgewater College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $46,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, BC's tuition & fees is $39,800. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $19,930.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at BC. The acceptance rate of BC is 75.09% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 15.64%. The average graduation rate is 62% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $33,345 and 99% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,463 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Bridgewater College is 75.09 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Bridgewater College is 62 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Bridgewater College is 68 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Bridgewater College is 1,463
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bridgewater College is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $33,345 at Bridgewater College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address402 E College St, Bridgewater, VA 22812-1599
Online Applicationhttps://www.bridgewater.edu/admissions-aid/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://www.bridgewater.edu/admissions-aid/tuition-and-financial-aid/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://webapps.bridgewater.edu/netprice/home
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.bridgewater.edu/legal/consumer-information/veterans-and-military-service-members-information/
Disability Servicehttps://www.bridgewater.edu/life-at-bridgewater/services-for-students/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

BC offers 37 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree330
Master's Degree40

Special Learning Opportunities

Bridgewater College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,380)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Bridgewater College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges