University of Bridgeport

Acceptance Rate 73.14 %
SAT Average 1,040
2023 Tuition & Fees $35,760
Student Population 3,563
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $24,639

Academic Overview

University of Bridgeport Campus, Bridgeport, CT
University of Bridgeport is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Bridgeport, Connecticut. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $35,760 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,563 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 73.14% and the graduation rate is 44% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Bridgeport varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $47,100. 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, Bridgeport's tuition & fees is $35,760. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $21,686.
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 Bridgeport. The acceptance rate of Bridgeport is 73.14% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 6.59%. The average graduation rate is 44% and the transfer-out rate is 36%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $24,639 and 85% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,563 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 11 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Bridgeport is 73.14 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Bridgeport is 44 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Bridgeport is 36 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Bridgeport is 55 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Bridgeport is 3,563
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Bridgeport is 11 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $24,639 at University of Bridgeport.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address126 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
Online Applicationwww.bridgeport.edu/admissions/undergraduate-students/applying-ub
Financial Aidwww.bridgeport.edu/finaid/financial-aid-information-all-students/
Net Price Calculatortcc.noellevitz.com/University of Bridgeport/cost
Veterans Tuitionwww.bridgeport.edu/finaid/veterans-student-guide/
Disability Servicewww.bridgeport.edu/life/student-services/accessibility-services/

Offered Degrees

Bridgeport offers 98 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
Associate's Degree50
Bachelor's Degree390
Post Bachelor's Degree20
Master's Degree380
Post Master's Degree50
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship30
Doctor's degree - professional practice40

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Bridgeport 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. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,786)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

University of Bridgeport 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