University of Bridgeport

Bridgeport, CT

The University of Bridgeport says, "The Core Curriculum draws upon the best traditions of American education and seeks to stimulate creativity, intellectual growth, and development of analytical thinking; but it also advances UB's distinctive educational outlook, which is international in character and commitment." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.bridgeport.edu
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,941
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:21%
  • Tuition & Fees:$31,630 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit is given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because survey courses in American government or history are options, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Science" and "Humanities" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    University of Bridgeport uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/24/2015

C

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