Established in 1954, Universidad de Bogotá Jorge Tadeo Lozano (English: Jorge Tadeo Lozano University, Bogotá) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the metropolis of Bogotá (population range: over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Bogota. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Cartagena, Santa Marta. 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 de Bogotá Jorge Tadeo Lozano (UJTL) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Bogotá Jorge Tadeo Lozano (UJTL) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 62 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Colombian higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UJTL also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.