Bridgepoint Education Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call for November 4, 2009

Bridgepoint Education (NYSE: BPI) today announced that it plans to release its third quarter financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, November 4, 2009.

Bridgepoint Education will host a conference call and webcast for investors and analysts to discuss its results for the quarter at 8:30 am (Pacific Time) / 11:30 am (Eastern Time) the same day.

Participants should call 888-576-4391 (United States/Canada) or 719-785-1749 (International) and request the Bridgepoint Education call or provide the confirmation code 3184840. A live broadcast of the earnings conference call will also be available via the Internet at The webcast will be archived on the site for one year.

A telephonic replay will be available for anyone unable to participate in the live call. To access the replay, call 888-203-1112 (United States/Canada) or 719-457-0820 (International) and enter confirmation code 3184840. The recording will be available from Wednesday, November 4, 2009, at 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) until Wednesday, November 11, 2009, at 12:00 a.m. (Eastern Time).

About Bridgepoint Education

Bridgepoint Education's postsecondary education services focus on offering associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs in the disciplines of business, education, psychology, social sciences and health sciences. Bridgepoint Education's regionally accredited academic institutions - Ashford University and University of the Rockies - deliver their programs online as well as at traditional campuses located in Clinton, Iowa, and Colorado Springs, Colorado, respectively.