Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica

country rank  51
world rank  12360

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University Overview

Established in 1988, Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica (Panamerican University, Costa Rica) is a private higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of San José (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), San Jose. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Santiago de Puriscal. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica (Ministry of Public Education, Costa Rica), Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica (UPA) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica (UPA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. UPA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

University Name(s)

Panamerican University, Costa Rica

Acronym
UPA

Founded
1988

Motto
Per Aspera Ad Astra Through hardships to the stars

Colours
Yellow and violet

Mascot
American Eagle

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University Location

Address
100 m sur y 50 oeste del Museo Nacional
San José (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
10105 San Jose Costa Rica

T +506 2233 5382

F +506 2221 5498

Other locations
Santiago de Puriscal

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Degree Levels & Study Areas

Undergraduate Postgraduate








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Important: please contact or visit the official website of Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica for detailed information on areas of study and degree levels currently offered; the above uniRank Degree Levels and Areas of Study Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above uniRank Yearly Tuition Range Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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University Admissions

Gender Admission
Men and Women (coed)

International Students
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection
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Admission Rate
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Admission Office
Jose Salvo 298
Juan Lacaze 70001
+506


Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment
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Academic Staff
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Control Type

Private

Entity Type
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Academic Calendar
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Campus Setting
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Religious Affiliation
None

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Facilities and Services

Library

Yes

Housing
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Sport Facilities
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Financial Aids
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Study Abroad
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Distance Learning
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Important: please contact or visit the official website of Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica


Year of first Accreditation
1988


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • CONESUP


Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in the specific Affiliations and Memberships section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

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Academic Structure

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