University of BridgeportSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Bridgeport, Connecticut Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$34,760

Avg tuition

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About University of Bridgeport

The University of Bridgeport is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Bridgeport, Connecticut. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,089, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 55%. The university offers 35 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 45%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for students are $34,760.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

55% 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 55%

Retention Rate 69%

Graduation Rate 45%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 910-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-21

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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66%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

5k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

36%

Black

24%

Hispanic

20%

Non-U.S. Citizen

11%

Asian

5%

Unknown

2%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

57% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

58%

State Grant Aid

58%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

57%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,161
State Grant Aid $2,458
Institution Grant Aid $23,947
Pell Grant Aid $4,445
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

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.