Universidad Católica de Oriente

country rank  63
world rank  5497

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University Overview

Established in 1983, Universidad Católica de Oriente (Catholic University of the East, Colombia) is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the small city of Rionegro (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Antioquia. Officially recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Nacional, Colombia (Ministry of National Education of Colombia), Universidad Católica de Oriente (UCO) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Colombian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Católica de Oriente (UCO) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 37 years old Colombian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. UCO also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

University Location

Address Carrera 46 No. 40B-50 Sector 3
Rionegro
Antioquia
Colombia
Tel +57 (4) 569 9090
Fax +57 (4) 531 397?2 ?

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Católica de Oriente's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic Structure

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