Program Prerequisites

To be completed prior to matriculation:

  • Bachelor’s degree earned or a minimum of 90 credits completed
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher within the best 90 credits
  • Minimum of 24 credits in the physical/life sciences with a “C” or better in each course (half of the classes comprising the 24 credits must contain labs)
  • Recommended coursework completed in the following areas (not required for admission):
    • Biology with lab
    • General Chemistry with lab
    • Organic Chemistry with lab
    • Physics with lab

Required Materials for Admission

  • Application
  • Official Transcripts (from every school attended)
  • Three Recommendation Letters
    • Letters must be signed and come from professional references (one must come from a health care provider)
  • Personal Statement
    • In 250-500 words, detail why you are seeking this degree, how you expect to apply the D.C. degree to your professional career after graduation, and why you seek to pursue your degree at the University of Bridgeport
  • Interview
    • The Office of Admissions will schedule an interview for each candidate who meets admissions requirements

All admissions materials should be sent to the:
Office of Admissions 
126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Deadlines

Rolling Admissions – completed application and all supporting documents must be received by:

  • July 15 for the Fall semester beginning in August
  • December 1 for the Spring semester beginning in January

More information may be found at UB’s Office of Admissions. 

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May
3
Wed
Acupuncture Institute Information Session @ UB Clinic, Room 301
May 3 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Come explore our University of Bridgeport Acupuncture Institute (UBAI) graduate level programs, including:
  • Acupuncture
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Chinese Herbology
  • Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Students will have the opportunity to tour the UB Acupuncture Clinic, view a clinic demonstration, and speak with the Director of UBAI and Admissions. Topics covered will include the application process, scholarship opportunities, and how our program can work for you.

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May
7
Sun
Commencement 2017 – Graduate Health Sciences @ Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

This ceremony is set to confer graduate candidates from:

  • Acupuncture Institute
  • Fones School of Dental Hygiene (graduate)
  • Nutrition Institute
  • Physician Assistant Institute
  • College of Chiropractic
  • College of Naturopathic Medicine

Visit commencement.bridgeport.edu for more details.

May
9
Tue
Physician Assistant Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library, 6th Fl
May 9 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Students interested in the Master of Science in Physician Assistant are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

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Jun
7
Wed
Acupuncture Institute Information Session @ UB Clinic, Room 301
Jun 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Come explore our University of Bridgeport Acupuncture Institute (UBAI) graduate level programs, including:
  • Acupuncture
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Chinese Herbology
  • Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Students will have the opportunity to tour the UB Acupuncture Clinic, view a clinic demonstration, and speak with the Director of UBAI and Admissions. Topics covered will include the application process, scholarship opportunities, and how our program can work for you.

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