University of Bridgeport Graduate Schools

University of Bridgeport (referred to as Bridgeport) is a Private, 4 years school located in Bridgeport, CT. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Bridgeport is $21,686 in average. The school has 2,351 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,988 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of Bridgeport (referred to as Bridgeport) is a Private, 4 years school located in Bridgeport, CT. It is classified as a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education (12/1/1951 - Current).
Bridgeport Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Bridgeport (Bridgeport)
Address126 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
Phone203-576-4000
Webhttps://www.bridgeport.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.bridgeport.edu/admissions/undergraduate-students/applying-ub
Financial Infohttps://www.bridgeport.edu/finaid/financial-aid-information-all-students
The 2023 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Bridgeport is $21,686 in average. The school has 2,351 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,988 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 98 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Graduate School 2023 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,686
Student Population2,351
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs98 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Bridgeport is $21,686 in average for the academic year 2022-2023. The tuition per credit hour is $780.
University of Bridgeport offers the alternative tuition plans.
University of Bridgeport offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2023 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2022-2023, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Bridgeport is $21,686. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2022-2023 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2022-2023 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2018-2019$18,330$2,570
2019-2020$18,612$2,590
2020-2021$19,096$2,590
2021-2022$19,096$2,590
2022-2023$19,096$2,590
The graduate school tuition & fees of Bridgeport is average compared to private graduate schools in Connecticut. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,603 and the Connecticut graduate tuition is $24,827 (public) / $21,901 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Bridgeport$21,686
All Graduate Schools$16,007$19,603
Public$11,484$20,787
Private$19,674
Connecticut Graduate Schools$16,717$21,217
Public$14,560$24,827
Private$21,901
For academic year 2022-2023, the living costs are $26,852 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Bridgeport. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,278. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2018-2019$13,860$7,168$8,520$10,208
2019-2020$15,950$7,372$8,776$7,372
2020-2021$16,350$7,372$8,776$10,502
2021-2022$16,350$7,372$8,776$10,502
2022-2023$16,350$7,372$8,776$10,502
For academic year 2022-2023, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $780 at University of Bridgeport. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2022-2023 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2018-2019$975
2019-2020$990
2020-2021$780
2021-2022$780
2022-2023$780

Graduate Programs at Bridgeport

University of Bridgeport offers 52 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 614 students have completed their study at University of Bridgeport.
Offered Degrees at University of Bridgeport
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree380459
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship3020
Doctor's degree - other4076
Post Bachelor's Degree200
Post Master's Degree5059
Total520614
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Bridgeport by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 47 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Human Nutrition program with 85 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Chiropractic program with 45 completers.
University of Bridgeport offers 52 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 614 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 459 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 76 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 59 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies [+] 0 completers-
East Asian Studies0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 5 completers-
International and Intercultural Communication5-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Artificial Intelligence0-
Computer Science20-
Education [+] 139 completers-
Education11-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services18$41,900
Elementary Education and Teaching58-
Secondary Education and Teaching52-
Engineering [+] 28 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering4-
Computer Engineering7-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering9-
Mechanical Engineering8-
Engineering Technology [+] 6 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management6-
Work and Family Studies [+] 85 completers-
Human Nutrition85-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 2 completers-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies2-
Social Sciences [+] 12 completers-
International Relations and Affairs12-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Design and Applied Arts (other)0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 67 completers-
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist13-
Physician Assistant37-
Public Health0-
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine16-
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese Herbology1-
Business [+] 94 completers-
Business Administration and Management70$51,700
Operations Management and Supervision0-
Business Administration, Management and Operations (other)0-
Accounting0-
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations (other)0-
Finance0-
International Finance0-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Labor and Industrial Relations0-
International Business/Trade/Commerce0-
Management Information Systems0-
Management Science16-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)8-
Marketing/Marketing Management0-
Total459
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 8 completers-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision8-
Engineering [+] 4 completers-
Computer Engineering4-
Engineering Technology [+] 8 completers-
Engineering/Industrial Management8-
Total20
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 76 completers-
Chiropractic44$50,600
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese Herbology8-
Naturopathic Medicine/Naturopathy11-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)13-
Total76
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
International and Intercultural Communication0-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
International Relations and Affairs0-
Total0
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 59 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration47$80,000
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Elementary Education and Teaching4-
Secondary Education and Teaching6-
Reading Teacher Education2-
Total59

Graduate Student Population at Bridgeport

For the academic year 2021-2022, total 1,690 students enrolled into University of Bridgeport graduate schools where it has total 3,988 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 860 full-time and 830 part-time graduate students. By gender, 602 male and 1,088 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6906021,088
Full-time860384476
Part-tme830218612
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 825 White (48.82%), 290 Black/African American (17.16%), 173 Hispanic (10.24%), 90 Asian (5.33%), and 312 students with other races. 269 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6906021,088
American Indian/Native American624
Asian903951
Black/African American29072218
Hispanic17345128
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White825253572
Two More1055
Un-Known27522
Non-resident Alien26918188
University of Bridgeport offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 673 graduate students (39.82% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 408 graduate students (24.14% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total1,690
Enrolled Online Exclusively673
Enrolled Some Online Courses408
Not in Online Courses609
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of Bridgeport. 397 students are aged 20 to 24 (23.49% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.06%), 146 students are aged above 50 (8.64%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of Bridgeport.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,6906021,088
Age 18-19101
Age 20-2119910
Age 22-24378160218
Age 25-29472183289
Age 30-3424896152
Age 35-3916245117
Age 40-4926471193
Age 50-6414034106
Over 64642

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