Bridgewater State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Bridgewater, Massachusetts Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$10,732

Avg in-state tuition

$16,872

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Bridgewater State University

Bridgewater State University is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 10,881, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 88%. The university offers 44 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 19:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,732, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,872.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

88% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 88%

Retention Rate 77%

Graduation Rate 61%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 970-1150

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

61%

Female Student Population

19:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

11k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

72%

Black

11%

Hispanic

7%

Two or more races

5%

Unknown

2%

Asian

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

40% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

40%

State Grant Aid

63%

Institution Grant Aid

40%

Pell Grant

40%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,716
State Grant Aid $1,983
Institution Grant Aid $2,711
Pell Grant Aid $4,296

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships