Established in 1993, Universidad Autónoma de Piedras Negras (English: Autonomous University of Piedras Negras) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Piedras Negras (population range: 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Coahuila. Officially accredited/recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (English: Ministry of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Autónoma de Piedras Negras (UAPN) is a very small (enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Autónoma de Piedras Negras (UAPN) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This HE institution does not have a selective admission policy. UAPN also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, as well as administrative services.