Colleges in Bridgeport, Connecticut

There are 7 Colleges in Bridgeport, Connecticut, serving a population of 147,586 people in an area of 17 square miles. There is 1 College per 21,083 people, and 1 College per 2 square miles.

In Connecticut, Bridgeport is ranked 35th of 339 cities in Colleges per capita, and 21st of 339 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Bridgeport Colleges

Find Bridgeport, Connecticut colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.

Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing 200 Mill Hill Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Bullard-Havens Technical High School 500 Palisade Avenue Bridgeport, CT

Housatonic Community College 900 Lafayette Boulevard Bridgeport, CT

New England Tractor Trailer Training School Of Ct-Bridgeport 510 Barnum Avenue Bridgeport, CT

St Vincent's College 2800 East Main Street Bridgeport, CT

The Leon Institute of Hair Design 111 Wall Street Bridgeport, CT

University Of Bridgeport 126 Park Avenue Bridgeport, CT

About Bridgeport Colleges

Bridgeport Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Bridgeport, CT. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Bridgeport Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Bridgeport College Statistics

Find Bridgeport College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Bridgeport College Enrollment
 BridgeportFairfield County
College/Grad School Enrollment13,577 (31.7%)64,907 (25.7%)
Bridgeport Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 BridgeportFairfield County
Some College, No Degree17,871 (19.0%)94,360 (14.7%)
Associate's Degree5,738 (6.1%)39,621 (6.2%)
Bachelor's Degree10,937 (11.6%)169,677 (26.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree6,254 (6.7%)134,241 (20.9%)
Bridgeport Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 BridgeportFairfield County
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher17,191303,918
Arts, Humanities & Others4,938 (28.7%)74,881 (24.6%)
Business3,704 (21.5%)71,070 (23.4%)
Education1,399 (8.1%)26,678 (8.8%)
Science & Engineering5,493 (32.0%)109,582 (36.1%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,657 (9.6%)21,707 (7.1%)