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    UB’s Spring 2023 Priority Deadline for Domestic Graduate and Transfer Students is December 1!

    Apply now and secure your spot in one of our career-focused degree programs.

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    We’re Still Accepting First Year Applications.

    UB is test-optional! Submit your SAT/ACT scores…it’s up to you!

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    You’re Invited to our Virtual Graduate Open House!

    Learn more about the application process, financial aid, and any of our career-focused graduate degree programs by attending our virtual session on November 19 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

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    Advance Your Career with a Graduate Education Degree.

    UB offers graduate degree programs in sought-after areas of focus. Specialize in elementary or secondary education, education leadership, or earn your sixth-year certificate. Our doctoral program allows experienced practitioners to grow into skilled educational leaders on a global scale.

    Gain Leadership Skills in the Field

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    The Demand for Dedicated and Passionate Nursing Professionals is Growing*

    At UB, you’ll gain the skills and experience you need to become a leader in the field. We offer clinical experiences in healthcare settings across Connecticut. UB’s Nursing programs offer valuable, hands-on experience that prepares you for a career in all areas of nursing.
    *U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    Prepare for a Rewarding Career



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Prepare for an in-demand career.

As a career focused university, our 80+ programs prepare you for a successful future.

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Get the financial aid you need.

99% of UB students receive grant or scholarship aid.*

*Based on fall 2021 data.

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You’ll never feel like a number.

With our 11:1 student to faculty ratio, our uplifting, supportive culture ensures you never feel like a number.*

UB Cares

The health and safety of the University of Bridgeport community remains our first priority. Our ability to move forward during this pandemic will require each of us, without exception — faculty, staff and students — to comply with all COVID-related health and safety rules as articulated by the Emergency Response Team.

Visit our continuously-evolving COVID-19 hub for vital information about testing, contact tracing, campus life and the University’s ongoing efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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UB Engineering Program Passes Accreditation with Flying Colors

Accreditation commissions have approved three majors in the School of Engineering at University of Bridgeport (UB) through September 30, 2028. The programs include Computer Engineering (BS CPEG), Electrical Engineering (BS ELEG), and Mechanical Engineering (BS MEEG), a newly accredited program at the University.


UB Announces Significant Rise in Enrollment of New Students

University of Bridgeport is pleased to announce its extraordinary growth with its first increase in enrollment in five years. The University enrolled 1322 new students for the Fall 2022 semester, an increase of 30% over last year’s enrollment for first-time students.

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UB Provides Dental Care to Those in Need

After months of meticulous planning, training, and assembling necessary equipment, a team of Fones School of Dental Hygiene members treated their first patient onsite at Bridgeport Rescue Mission, using mobile dental equipment and tele-dentistry technology.

HRSA Grant Supports UB Public Health Program

University of Bridgeport was awarded a grant from the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). In addition to helping provide equitable health care to people who are geographically isolated and economically or medically vulnerable, HRSA programs support the training of health professionals and distributing them to areas where they are needed most.

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