Admissions Requirements


Program Prerequisites

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or recognized international institution
  • Recommended cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.20 or higher
  • Two years of college-level language study or fluency in a second language
    • Students who have not completed this requirement but feel that they have language competency to this level may take an oral and written exam, confirming such competency or they may complete the language requirement at the University of Bridgeport or at another regionally accredited institution of higher education prior to the conclusion of the degree program.


Required Materials

  • Application and application fee (non-refundable)
  • Official transcripts from all schools attended
  • Résumé
  • Two letters of recommendation commenting on your work ethic, communication skills and ability to complete a graduate degree program.
  • Personal statement
    • In 250 – 500 words, detail why you are seeking this degree, 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

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:

  • July 15 for the Fall semester
  • December 1st for the Spring semester