University of Bridgeport

University of Bridgeport

USA

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University of Bridgeport has students from over 80 countries, making for a diverse environment -in classrooms, labs, design studios and sport fields.

  • Established in 1927, a legacy of academic excellence
  • 50-acre campus located just an hour from New York City
  • High-impact research in STEM-oriented topics
  • One of the best universities in the USA for online learning
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The University of Bridgeport (UB), founded in 1927, is a private, non-sectarian university offering award winning academic programs. The University is located in historic New England on the Connecticut shoreline, just one hour away from New York City. Its close proximity to the largest financial center in the world gives UB students access to numerous job and internship opportunities.

The University attracts students from 80 countries and 45 states, making it a truly diverse learning environment. This diversity is reflected across the University campus- in classrooms and social activities, on the athletic field and in their design studios. This diverse learning environment exposes students to different cultures, and enables them to gain a new perspective and develop interpersonal skills and knowledge required to succeed in our global economy.A UB degree is your passport to global citizenship.

UB offers more than 125 undergraduate and graduate degree programs and concentrations. Our academic excellence, career oriented programs, and a pioneering spirit of innovation prepare today’s students to become tomorrow’s leaders.

The University of Bridgeport is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The University also is accredited by the Board of Governors of the Connecticut Department of Higher Education.

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  • UB has a student-faculty ratio of 15:1, with an average class size of 20.
  • UB offers leading-edge, market-driven, inter-disciplinary and specialized degrees and concentrations
  • US News & World Report has consistently ranked UB in the top 10 or 20 in Economic Diversity, Racial and Ethnic Diversity and Internationalism amongst the top 300 national doctoral granting universities in the United States.
  • UB’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies and its Office of Distance Learning pioneered the first online graduate degree program in the State of Connecticut.

World Class Faculty

The University of Bridgeport is known for its competent, committed, and caring faculty. The highly-regarded faculty at UB come from some of the most prestigious academic and professional backgrounds. The faculty includes Fulbright Scholars, National Science Foundation Fellows, Ford Fellows, National Endowment for the Humanities Fellows, American Council for Learned Societies Scholars and Phi Beta Kappa Scholars. The small class sizes and student-faculty ratio ensure you get personal attention both in and out of the classroom.

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6.5

Undergraduate

6.0

Minimum TOEFL IBT

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80

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75

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$7935

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

$6450

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$29920

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Anna, China 5

You worth it!

My major is MBA. My university in China has cooperation with University of Bridgeport. The program has lots of benefit for international students.This is why I chose here. The campus of UB is very beautiful, and the people are so nice here. I have a good experience in here.

My major is MBA. My university in China has cooperation with University of Bridgeport. The program has lots of benefit for international students.This is why I chose here. The campus of UB is very beautiful, and the people are so nice here. I have a good experience in here.

ZHIJIAN, China 5

A Peaceful and Lovely University

I really enjoy studying in University of Bridgeport. Professors are nice and patient. Most of professors have their office hours and tutors, so if I did not understand lectures in class well, I could look for the Graduate Assistants or professors to get further information. The Seaside park close to th read full review

I really enjoy studying in University of Bridgeport. Professors are nice and patient. Most of professors have their office hours and tutors, so if I did not understand lectures in class well, I could look for the Graduate Assistants or professors to get further information. The Seaside park close to the campus is beautiful, I like jogging there after class. It is a really peaceful and lovely university. show less

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