The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business is where theory and practice come together for student success. We offer seven undergraduate majors and nine graduate concentrations, all designed to help you meet your specific education and career goals.

Our teaching-oriented professors have extensive business experience and will provide you with individual attention in small classes, where you will learn the concepts necessary for you to think critically and creatively, as well as the hands-on skills and knowledge desired by business.

Why Choose UB?

  • Personal Attention – Small class sizes allow you to connect with deans, faculty and teams of professionals dedicated to your success
  • People – Engage in highly interactive classroom discussions with our diverse, multicultural student body
  • Practical Education – Learn from distinguished faculty with extensive business experience who are dedicated to student success; hear from and meet business executives
  • Placement – Excellent record of student placement in internships and jobs
  • Place – Location near New York on the Corporate Gold Coast and next to beautiful Long Island Sound

Next Steps

If you have a passion for business, the Ernest C. Trefz School of Business may be a great choice for you.

Want to learn more? We invite you to:

We look forward to hearing from you!

CONTACT INFORMATION

Feb
28
Tue
Executive Speaker Series: Charles V. Firlotte @ Jacobson Lecture Hall (Mandeville Room 104)
Feb 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Ernest C. Trefz School of Business presents the Executive Speaker Series

Charles V. FirlotteCharles V. Firlotte, President and Chief Executive Officer of Aquarion Water Company
“Navigating Change In Turbulent Times”

5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Refreshments
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Presentation
7:00 – 7:30 p.m. Q&A, Networking

 

This free event is open to all UB students, faculty, staff, and the public. Seating is limited. RSVP to Eileen Zoppi at ezoppi@bridgeport.edu or 203-576-4384.

Mar
16
Thu
Graduate Information Session – Waterbury @ Waterbury Center
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Students interested in graduate programs at the University of Bridgeport are welcome to join us at our Waterbury location for information regarding the application process and program details.

The graduate programs represented will include those in:

  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Counseling
  • Public and International Affairs

Click here to register!

Mar
23
Thu
Graduate Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
Mar 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Students interested in graduate programs at the University of Bridgeport are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

The graduate programs represented will include those in:

  • Education
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Design Management
  • Counseling
  • Public and International Affairs

To register, click on the date and time below that works best for you:

Mar
30
Thu
Innovators Series: Analytics for Competitive Advantage @ Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center
Mar 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Innovators Series at UB presents “Analytics for Competitive Advantage: a discussion on the uses of analytics in business.”

Free to attend, but kindly RSVP to lchristi@bridgeport.edu or 203-576-4151.

Program:
5:30-6:00pm – Wine and Cheese
6:00-7:00pm – Program and Q&A
7:00-7:30pm – Networking

Moderator:
Arthur C. McAdams III, Ph.D., Associate Dean, University of Bridgeport Trefz School of Business.

Panelists:
Jeff Chandler, Vice President, Business Support Services Reinsurance Reporting and Management Information AXIS Capital Reinsurance
Richard Cimmino, Business Intelligence Portfolio Manager, The Healthcare Industry
Brian Rossman, Senior Business Analytics Consultant, Ironside
Michael Lohle, Ph.D., Senior Lecturer and Chair, Graduate Analytics Programs, University of Bridgeport Trefz School of Business

Presented by the University of Bridgeport in partnership with WSHU Public Radio Group and Fairfield County Business Journal.

Apr
19
Wed
Graduate Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Students interested in graduate programs at the University of Bridgeport are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

The graduate programs represented will include those in:

  • Education
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Design Management
  • Counseling
  • Public and International Affairs

To register, click on the date and time below that works best for you: