Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana

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world rank  4544

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University Overview

Established in 1986, Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (Central American Technological University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Tegucigalpa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Francisco Morazan. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Pedro Sula / La Ceiba. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación de Honduras (Ministry of Education of Honduras), Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (UNITEC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (UNITEC) 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 33 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Honduran higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Central American Technological University
Acronym UNITEC
Founded 1986
Motto Universidad Global de Honduras
The Global University of Honduras
Colours Blue, red and white

University Location

Address Zona Jacaleapa, frente a Residencial Honduras
Tegucigalpa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
11101 Francisco Morazan
Honduras
T +504 291 3838
F +504 291 3844
Other locations San Pedro Sula / La Ceiba

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Campus UNITEC
Tegucigalpa 11101
+504 268 1036
291 3900

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 800-899
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Secretaría de Educación de Honduras


Year of first Accreditation

1994

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 11 September 2019