Established in 1968, Universidad Nacional José Faustino Sánchez Carrión (José Faustino Sánchez Carrión National University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Huacho (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Lima. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Lunahuana. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (English: Ministry of Education, Peru), Universidad Nacional José Faustino Sánchez Carrión (UNJFSC) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Nacional José Faustino Sánchez Carrión (UNJFSC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 48 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this Peruvian higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNJFSC 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.