Universidad Católica de Costa Rica

country rank  22
world rank  9681

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University Overview

Established in 1993, Universidad Católica de Costa Rica (Catholic University of Costa Rica) is a private higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of San José (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), San Jose. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica (Ministry of Public Education, Costa Rica), Universidad Católica de Costa Rica is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Católica de Costa Rica 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.

University Identity

University Location

Address 600 Este, 200 Norte y 100 Este
San José (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
San Jose
Costa Rica
T +506 2240 7272
F +506 2240 2121

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
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Católica de Costa Rica's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Sistema Nacional de Acreditación de la Educación Superior (SINAES)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Consejo Nacional de Enseñanza Superior Universitaria Privada (CONESUP)
  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Twitter

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LinkedIn

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YouTube

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Instagram

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Online Courses

iTunes U

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Open Education Consortium

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Video Presentation

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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019