Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica

country rank  51
world rank  12520

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University Overview

Established in 1988, Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica (Panamerican University, 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. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Santiago de Puriscal. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica (Ministry of Public Education, Costa Rica), Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica (UPA) is a coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Panamericana, Costa Rica (UPA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. UPA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name Panamerican University, Costa Rica
Acronym UPA
Founded 1988
Motto Per Aspera ad Astra
Through hardships to the stars
Colours Yellow and violet

University Location

Address 100 m sur y 50 oeste del Museo Nacional
San José (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
10105 San Jose
Costa Rica
T +506 2233 5382
F +506 2221 5498
Other locations Santiago de Puriscal

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Jose Salvo 298
Juan Lacaze 70001
+506

Size and Profile

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

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica


Year of first Accreditation
1988


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • CONESUP

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Sunday, 4 February 2018