Established in 1978, Universidad de San Pedro Sula (English: University of San Pedro Sula) is a private higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of San Pedro Sula (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Cortes. Officially accredited/recognized by the Secretaría de Educación de Honduras (English: Ministry of Education of Honduras), Universidad de San Pedro Sula (USAP) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de San Pedro Sula (USAP) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. USAP 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.