Founded in 1967, Instituto Tecnológico de Querétaro (Queretaro Institute of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Querétaro (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Queretaro. Officially accredited/recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (English: Ministry of Public Education, Mexico), Instituto Tecnológico de Querétaro (ITQ) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Instituto Tecnológico de Querétaro (ITQ) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 49 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Mexican higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. ITQ 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, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.