Established in 1965, Universidad APEC (English: APEC University) is a higher education institution located in the large city of Santo Domingo (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, República Dominicana (English: Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Dominican Republic), Universidad APEC (UNAPEC) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad APEC (UNAPEC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 51 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UNAPEC 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, as well as administrative services.