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    Career-focused degree programs that result in in-demand careers.

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Goodwin University is an innovative learning community that empowers hard-working students to become sought-after employees.

We tailor our programs to address the needs of employers, and we shape them to fit the lives of students. Classes are conveniently offered year-round — days, evenings, weekends, and online. Degrees may be flexibly layered across certificate, associate, bachelor's, and master's programs in a variety of in-demand fields.

Better still, we surround our students with the personal support and the professional guidance​ they need — not just to earn degrees, but to change lives for themselves, their families, and their communities.

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63% of our students have transferred here from other institutions.*

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86% of our students get a job or continue their education within 6 months of graduation.**

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94% of Goodwin students received grant or scholarship aid.*

*Fall 2021 student data       **Students graduating from 7/1/2020-6/30/2021

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Sam Cohen
MSOL graduate

"Goodwin offers so many unique services to support their students. You truly feel like you have a team behind you, cheering you on every step of the way."

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Shirley Brunot
BSN graduate

"At Goodwin, I had the pleasure of working with some of the best people ever. The key to my success was surrounding myself with positive professionals and keeping my eyes on the prize."

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Chenaé Russell
Business graduate

"I really loved the flexibility of Goodwin's class schedules. The professors were so understanding. They knew that we had lives outside of school, families to feed, and work obligations to manage. They really helped us to navigate our way regardless of the circumstances."

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Meenaxi Sharma
MSOL graduate

"Goodwin is an incredible place to learn. There are so many resources available to students to help them become successful in their careers and in their personal lives."

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Dwayne Mullings
Human Services graduate

"Expect nothing but greatness when starting at Goodwin. The professors are amazing and really want to help you succeed. Throughout my college career, Goodwin has been so supportive. My advice, take the support because you're going to receive a lot of it. "

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James Integlia
Funeral Service graduate

"Transferring into Goodwin from a different school on a bit of short notice, they made what was a difficult and stressful financial maze easier to navigate. They were clear and honest with me and worked with me on a plan that allowed me to graduate on time and keep my costs manageable."

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Bianca's Story: Braving the Storm and Seeking Success
Bianca Noroñas studied communications in Puerto Rico. She grew up in Hato Rey, and while studying in Santurce, she worked as a freelancer for documentaries, local movies, music videos, and short films. An awarded film editor, producer, costume director, and production assistant, Bianca loved the power of communicating a message to the masses.
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Goodwin Prepping for Connecticut Foodshare Turkey Drive
For 2021, Goodwin University will return to a live event to participate in Connecticut Foodshare’s Turkey Drive, allowing individuals to support local families in need during the holiday season.
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Goodwin University Preserves Legacy of University of Bridgeport with Completion of Acquisition
The future of the University of Bridgeport began on May 24, 2021, as Goodwin University announced the completion of its acquisition of the majority of academic programs and real estate comprising the University of Bridgeport (UB).
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CTRA Named Named National Secondary Magnet School of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America

CTRA Named National Secondary Magnet School of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America
The Connecticut River Academy (CTRA) at Goodwin University has been named the 2020-2021 National Secondary Magnet School of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America, the national association for magnet and theme-based schools.
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