Colleges Near Bridgeport

Colleges and universities near me in the Bridgeport, Connecticut area

There are 3 colleges in Bridgeport and 112 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 611,573 students.

Located in Connecticut with a population of 144,229, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Bridgeport. Driving time to these schools from Bridgeport should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Yale University in New Haven. The largest college in the area is Columbia University in the City of New York enrolling 31,077 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Bridgeport.

112 results found

University of Bridgeport
B
Bridgeport, CT
University of Bridgeport

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 5,485enrollment
  • $22,981net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 900-1090SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA

2 miles from Bridgeport

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Housatonic Community College
H
Bridgeport, CT
 
Housatonic Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,012enrollment
  • $5,686net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Bridgeport

St Vincent's College
S
Bridgeport, CT
 
St Vincent's College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 485enrollment
  • $18,175net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Bridgeport

Fairfield University
F
Fairfield, CT
Fairfield University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,273enrollment
  • $37,799net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

4 miles from Bridgeport

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Sacred Heart University
S
Fairfield, CT
Sacred Heart University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 8,958enrollment
  • $40,177net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

3 miles from Bridgeport

University of New Haven
N
West Haven, CT
 
University of New Haven

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 6,867enrollment
  • $33,665net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

14 miles from Bridgeport

Norwalk Community College
N
Norwalk, CT
 
Norwalk Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,413enrollment
  • $7,772net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Bridgeport

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University of Phoenix Fairfield County Campus
P
Norwalk, CT
 
University of Phoenix Fairfield County Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Bridgeport

Gateway Community College
G
New Haven, CT
 
Gateway Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,016enrollment
  • $6,791net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Bridgeport

Southern Connecticut State University
S
New Haven, CT
Southern Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Connecticut

  • 10,050enrollment
  • $15,234net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 920-1130SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 2.88Avg GPA

16 miles from Bridgeport

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Yale University
Y
New Haven, CT
Yale University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in America

  • 13,433enrollment
  • $18,053net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.95*Avg GPA

16 miles from Bridgeport

Albertus Magnus College
A
New Haven, CT
 
Albertus Magnus College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 1,456enrollment
  • $24,177net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 810-1050SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.8Avg GPA

17 miles from Bridgeport

Paier College of Art Inc
P
Hamden, CT
 
Paier College of Art Inc

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 83enrollment
  • $17,397net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.75Avg GPA

17 miles from Bridgeport

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Western Connecticut State University
W
Danbury, CT
Western Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,642enrollment
  • $16,972net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.97Avg GPA

20 miles from Bridgeport

Stony Brook University
S
Stony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 26,256enrollment
  • $14,330net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

19 miles from Bridgeport

University of Connecticut Stamford
C
Stamford, CT
University of Connecticut Stamford

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Connecticut

  • 1,977enrollment
  • $7,235net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 990-1210SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Bridgeport

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Quinnipiac University
Q
Hamden, CT
Quinnipiac University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 10,207enrollment
  • $38,665net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1260SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

22 miles from Bridgeport

Post University
P
Waterbury, CT
 
Post University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,845enrollment
  • $18,220net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Bridgeport

FAQ's

The closest community college is Housatonic Community College and is 0.9 miles from Bridgeport. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Housatonic Community College are $4,404 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Housatonic Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.