Bridgewater State University

131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, MA


Excellence in Education, Since 1840 Bridgewater State University isn’t just a place to get an education — it’s a place to belong. Located just 30 miles from Boston, BSU has established itself over 180 years as a place to lay the groundwork for a rewarding career — to discover your own definition of success and gain the skills necessary to achieve it. It's a place to make lifelong friends and take advantage of extraordinary opportunities — all for an unbeatable value.

Questions and Answers about Bridgewater State University

Alvin P.
9 months ago
What scholarships does Bridgewater State University have available?
Daniela G.
10 months ago
Does Bridgewater State University have any transfer partnerships with a Community College?
Candyce B.
1 year ago
What intramural club sports does Bridgewater State University offer?
Isabella G.
1 year ago
How many out-of-state students do you have enrolled in comparison with in-state students?
Naomi O.
1 year ago
Is there any Jewish life on Bridgewater campus?
Chrystian M.
1 year ago
What organizations or resources does the Bridgewater State University have for LGBTQ+ students?
Bridgewater State University
Chrystian, BSU has consistently been ranked among the most friendly campuses in the country for LGBTQ+ students by Campus Pride. You can learn more about the BSU Pride Center online at:
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Majors offered at Bridgewater State University

Biggest majors
Psychology, General
Criminal Justice and Corrections, General
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods

Academics at Bridgewater State University

SAT Score Range
Considered with application
ACT Score Range
Considered with application
Student Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Least Selective (90% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution
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Common careers for Bridgewater State University students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Accounting Manager83k
Human Resources (HR) Manager81k
Software Engineer69k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)62k
Staff Accountant57k
Human Resources (HR) Generalist56k
Elementary School Teacher50k
Based on 4,879 student responses
49.7kAvg. Early Career Pay
84kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
53%in High-Meaning careers
8%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Bridgewater State University

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