Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra

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Founded in 1962, Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (Pontifical Catholic University Madre y Maestra) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Santiago de los Caballeros (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Santiago. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Santo Domingo, Puerto Plata. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, República Dominicana (Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Dominican Republic), Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) 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

Name Pontifical Catholic University Madre y Maestra
Acronym PUCMM
Founded 1962
Motto Veritas et Scientia
Truth and Science
Colours Crimson and gold

University Location

Address Autopista Duarte Km 11/2
Santiago de los Caballeros (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Dominican Republic
T +1 (809) 580 1962
F +1 (809) 582 4549
Other locations Santo Domingo, Puerto Plata

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 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019