Established in 1986, the Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (Central American Technological University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Tegucigalpa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Francisco Morazan. This institution also has a branch campus in San Pedro Sula and La Ceiba. Officially recognized by the Secretaría de Educación de Honduras (Ministry of Education of Honduras), Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (UNITEC) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Honduran higher education institution. Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (UNITEC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees and master's degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 37-year-old Honduran higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic records and grades. The acceptance rate range is 60-69% making this Honduran higher education organization a moderately selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UNITEC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
|Address||Zona Jacaleapa, frente a Residencial Honduras
11101 Francisco Morazan
|Location Map and Satellite View|
|+504 291 3838|
|+504 291 3844|
|Other locations||San Pedro Sula and La Ceiba|
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The following Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana's Study Areas/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main study areas and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana's academic range and degree level offering.
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uniRank publishes below some basic Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana's admission information.
This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
Has Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.
Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana's acceptance rate range is 60-69% making this institution a moderately selective higher education institution.
International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
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uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana.
Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana has an enrollment range of 10,000-14,999 students making it a large-sized institution.
This institution has a range of 800-899 academic employees (Faculty).
Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana is a private higher education institution.
Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana is a non-profit higher education institution.
This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
This institution adopts a Trimesters type of academic calendar.
Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana does not have any religious affiliation.
uniRank provides below an overview of Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana's main facilities:
This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.
This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
uniRank provides below an overview of Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana's main services:
This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.
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Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Secretaría de Educación de Honduras
Year of first Recognition or Accreditation
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Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and study areas a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.
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This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.
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