Universidad del Caribe

country rank  4
world rank  4229

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University Overview

Founded in 1995, Universidad del Caribe (University of Caribe) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Santo Domingo (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Monte 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), Universidad del Caribe (UNICARIBE) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad del Caribe (UNICARIBE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 24 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Dominican higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Caribe
Acronym UNICARIBE
Founded 1995
Motto Ut Semes Ita Metes
You Reap What You Sow
Colours Green, red, blue and yellow

University Location

Address Autopista 30 de Mayo Km 7 1/2, Urb Tropical
Santo Domingo (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
92000 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic
T +1 (809) 616 1616
F +1 (305) 503 7427
Other locations Monte Plata

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

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 and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Autopista 30 de Mayo Km 7 1/2, Urb Tropical
Santo Domingo 10116
+1 (809) 616 1616

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad del Caribe's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, República Dominicana


Year of first Accreditation

1995

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Asociación Dominicana de Universidades (ADOU)
  • Unión de Universidades de América Latina y del Caribe (UDUAL)
  • Red de Educación Continua de Latinoamérica y Europa (RECLA)
  • Organización Universitaria Interamericana (OUI)
  • Conferencia regional de educación superior (CRES)
  • Asociación Dominicana de Rectores Universitarios (ADRU)
  • VIRTUAL EDUCA
  • Asociación de Rectores del Caribe y las Américas (ARCA)
  • Consorcio-Red de Educación a Distancia (CREAD)
  • International Council for Open and Distance Learning (ICDE)
  • Fundación Latinoamericana para la Educación a Distancia (FLEAD)

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019