Founded in the year 1927, the University of Bridgeport is a reputable educational institution that is situated in Bridgeport, Connecticut. It is a private university, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the Connecticut Office of Higher Education. It offers around 125 programs and majors. It consists of 3 colleges, namely College of Health Sciences; College of Engineering, Business and Education and College of Arts & Sciences.
The areas of study under this university are Psychology; General Studies; Human Services; Health professions and related clinical sciences; Dental Hygiene; Biological Sciences; Business/Commerce; Finance; Graphic Design; Criminal Justice; Accounting; Media Studies; Interior Design; and International Relations and affairs. The university offers study programs in Fashion merchandising; International business; Social Sciences; Medical Technology; Computer engineering; Industrial and product design; Computer Science; Religious studies; Electrical and Electronics Engineering; and Labour and industrial relations. Besides, it offers courses in Marketing; Music; East Asian studies; English language and literature; Mathematics; Liberal Studies; and Management information.
The university conducts courses from undergraduate to doctoral levels, admitting students from over 80 countries. The university has an enrollment of over 5,100 undergraduate and graduate students. The scholarships are offered on the basis of academic qualifications and performance. It offers Trustee scholarship; Presidential scholarship; Academic scholarship; Music scholarship; Athletic scholarship; and Design scholarship. Scholarship opportunities are also available for international graduate students.