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Admissions Requirements


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Program Prerequisites

  • A bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited university or recognized international institution
    • Students are recommended to have undergraduate degrees in Economics, Information Systems, Management, Mathematics, or, Statistics but other undergraduate degrees are accepted with the appropriate preparatory coursework
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher, or if below 3.0 - at least five years of relevant work experience

 

Required Materials

  • University of Bridgeport Application
  • The application fee will be waived for all students (graduate and undergraduate)​.
  • Official transcript for the last degree earned.  To be considered for a scholarship and prerequisite waivers, you must submit transcripts from each institution attended.
  • Two recommendation letters
    • Letters must be signed and come directly from employers, professors, or professional associates and describe your work ethic, academic or work experience, and why you would be a good fit for the University of Bridgeport’s MS in Analytics & Systems program
  • Personal statement
    • In 250 – 500 words, detail why you are seeking an MS in Analytics & Systems, how you expect to apply your degree to your professional career after graduation, and why you seek to pursue your degree through the University of Bridgeport
  • Résumé

 

International Applicants


Please consult the International Admissions requirements page here, or for specific queries, contact your admissions counselor here.
 

 

Deadlines

Completed application and all supporting documents must be received by:

  • December 1 for Spring I (January)
  • February 15 for Spring II (March)
  • April 15 for Summer I (May)
  • June 15 for Summer II (July)
  • July 15 for Fall I (September)
  • October 1 for Fall II (October)