Overview

Student Population
10,990
Bridgewater State University overview
 Location Bridgewater, Massachusetts
 Online bridgew.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Bridgewater State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, Bridgewater State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,806 prospective students applied, and 6,135 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,518 enrolled in the school.  8,344 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,646 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $910 plus fees of $9,457. Bridgewater State is ranked 910 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Easy 
Bridgewater State University overview
SAT 990/1150
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.2
Applications Accepted
90.1% 
Bridgewater State University overview
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Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Massachusetts Resident Tuition
$910
In State Costs for Bridgewater State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$9,457
Room and Board $13,000
Budget for Other Expenses$2,644
Total One Year Cost$26,811
Out of State Tuition
$7,050
Out of State Costs for Bridgewater State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$9,457
Room and Board $13,000
Budget for Other Expenses$2,644
Total One Year Cost$32,951

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
52% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bridgewater State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 17%
Business 15%
Psychology 12%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 10%
English and Literature 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=165024 IPEDS survey data for Bridgewater State University.