Ernest C. Trefz School of Business

 

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business offers seven undergraduate majors and nine graduate concentrations, a wide range of choices to fit your educational requirements, and the ability to customize your program to fit your specific career goals.

Our teaching-oriented professors with extensive business experience 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.

We understand that for you to be successful across time, you will need to adapt to new careers and new circumstances. Consequently, we emphasize learning how to learn throughout our programs.

Please examine the various majors and concentrations, and the opportunities and requirements of each program, to see which satisfy your interests and the direction of your business career.

Undergraduate Programs

Graduate Programs

Accreditation

All degree programs in the Ernest C. Trefz School of Business are licensed and accredited by the State of Connecticut Department of Higher Education and accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). In addition, the School of Business undergraduate and graduate programs are professionally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

* ACBSP accreditation does not include AA degree in Business Administration

Contact

For more information about the business programs, call 203-576-4384

To enroll, contact Admissions at 203-576-4552 or admit@bridgeport.edu

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Mar
5
Sat
Undergraduate Open House @ Arnold Bernhard Arts & Humanities Center
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

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Become acquainted with UB’s campus, students, faculty, and staff!

Activities will include:

  • Continental Breakfast Reception
  • Admissions Presentation
  • Campus Tour
  • Faculty “Meet and Greet”
  • Chat with current UB students
  • Residence Hall Tour
  • Financial Aid Presentation

We hope you will join us!

Apr
21
Thu
Graduate Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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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:

  • Health Sciences
  • Education
  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Design Management
  • Counseling
  • Public and International Affairs
May
7
Sat
Commencement 2016 – Undergraduate and Graduate @ Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

The University of Bridgeport will be celebrating its 106th Commencement Ceremony in May. Conferral of Degrees for the undergraduate and graduate candidates from the School of Arts and Sciences, Ernest C. Trefz School of Business, School of Education, School of Engineering, Shintaro Akatsu School of Design, College of Public and International Affairs, Physicians Assistant Institute and undergraduates in the Fones School of Dental Hygiene Degrees will take place on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard, 600 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT.

This venue will enable everyone to graduate together with family and friends present (rain or shine) and allow for wonderful photo opportunities (thanks to the tiered seating).