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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
Religious Affiliation 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 7,241 prospective students applied, and 3,764 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 534 enrolled in the school.  1,883 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 6 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $34,300 plus fees of $860. BC is ranked 443 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1050/1240
ACT 18/25
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

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.