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Bridgewater College overview
 Location Bridgewater, Virginia
 Online bridgewater.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Church of Brethren
Bridgewater College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Bridgewater, Virginia, Bridgewater College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Church of Brethren faith. In the most recent statistical year 6,360 prospective students applied, and 4,203 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 590 enrolled in the school.  1,850 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 7 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $34,300 plus fees of $860. BC is ranked 491 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Bridgewater College overview
SAT 980/1170
ACT 18/26
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Bridgewater College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,150
Other Fees$860
Room and Board $12,720
Budget for Other Expenses$2,280
Total One Year Cost$51,310


Average Salary After 10 Years
$43,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
59% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bridgewater College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 17%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 13%
Biology 9%
Work and Family Studies 8%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=231581 IPEDS survey data for Bridgewater College.