Bridgewater State University welcomes students who hold a bachelor's degree to take graduate courses as a non-degree student!
Students who plan to matriculate into a graduate program at Bridgewater will only be allowed to count six credits taken as a non-degree student (for graduate programs less than 40 credits) or nine credits (for graduate programs more than 40 credits) towards that program. Courses taken as a non-degree student are not eligible for financial aid.
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Follow the steps below to complete a non-degree application:
Students with an Account
Students who have already created an account in our online application portal can use the link below to complete a non-degree application. Simply log into the account with your email and password. Please note this is not your Bridgewater State University student account; it is only for the admissions portal.
Students without an Account
After completing your application, you will receive an email within 1-2 business days. This email will contain your Banner ID and instructions on how to register for courses. Please contact the graduate admissions office at GradAdmissions@bridgew.edu or (508) 531-1300 if you have any additional questions.
You can also view the Registration Schedule to see what dates registration opens for each term.