Ernest C. Trefz School of Business building

Admissions Requirements

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Program Prerequisites

  • A bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited university or recognized international institution
    • Depending on your undergraduate background, you may be waived from up to 12 credits of preparatory business coursework.  Prerequisite waivers are evaluated once your application is complete.


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.


International Applicants

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



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)