Established in 1958, Universidad Santiago de Cali (English: University of Santiago de Cali) is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Cali (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Valle del Cauca. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Palmira. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia (English: Ministry of National Education - National Council for Higher Education), Universidad Santiago de Cali (USC) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Santiago de Cali (USC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. USC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.