The University of Bridgeport's School of Engineering takes a tailored approached to engineering education. In the program, students develop their own concentration based on their interests and professional goals. The school offers more than 50 courses that offer a wide variety of topics, ranging from pure electronics to fiber optics/networks, to medical machines, to wireless (cell) communications to renewable energy, to machine automation, and power plant fundamentals. The department is home to a large Programmable Logic Control lab, and state-of-the-art electronics design program. In addition, electrical engineering majors are given dual degree opportunities and works closely with the School of Engineering's biomedical engineering program.
The University of Bridgeport is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and College