Established in 1956, Universidad Católica de Córdoba (English: Catholic University of Córdoba) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the large city of Córdoba (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Cordoba. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Villa María and Río Cuarto. Officially accredited/recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Evaluación y Acreditación Universitaria, Argentina (English: National Commission for University Evaluation and Accreditation, Argentina), Universidad Católica de Córdoba (UCC) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Católica de Córdoba (UCC) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 60 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UCC 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.