Universidad Americana de Acapulco

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world rank  10940

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University Overview

Established in 1992, Universidad Americana de Acapulco (American University of Acapulco) is a private higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Acapulco de Juárez (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Guerrero. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico (Secretariat of Public Education, Mexico), Universidad Americana de Acapulco (UAA) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Americana de Acapulco (UAA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Name American University of Acapulco
Acronym UAA
Founded 1992

University Location

Address Avenida Costera Miguel Alemán No. 1756
Acapulco de Juárez (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
39670 Guerrero
T +52 (744) 486 5618
F +52 (744) 486 5671

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 Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Americana de Acapulco's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Secretaría de Educación Pública, Mexico

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019