Established in 1974, Universidad de Puerto Rico Carolina (University of Puerto Rico at Carolina) is a non-profit public state multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Carolina (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad de Puerto Rico Carolina (UPRCA) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Puerto Rican higher education institution. Universidad de Puerto Rico Carolina (UPRCA) 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. This 46 years old Puerto Rican higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 30-40% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a very selective institution. UPRCA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Address||Carretera 887 Bo San Anton
|Tel||+1 (787) 257 0000|
|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|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are required
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
University of Puerto Rico-Carolina's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 29,794 physical volumes, 2,612 physical media, 1 digital/electronic media and 60 licensed digital/electronic databases.
|Housing|| Not reported
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
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