Universidad de San Pedro Sula

country rank  7
world rank  9007

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University Overview

Established in 1978, Universidad de San Pedro Sula (University of San Pedro Sula) is a private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of San Pedro Sula (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Cortes. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación de Honduras (Ministry of Education of Honduras), Universidad de San Pedro Sula (USAP) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de San Pedro Sula (USAP) 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. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. USAP also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name University of San Pedro Sula
Acronym USAP
Founded 1978
Motto Sapidus, Veritatis, Honore
Tastes good, Truth and Honor
Colours Blue and orange

University Location

Address Avenida Circunvalacion
San Pedro Sula (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
1064 Cortes
T +504 552 2277
F +504 553 1889

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

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 Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Avenida Circunvalacion
San Pedro Sula 1064
+504 552 2277

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universidad de San Pedro Sula's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Secretaría de Educación de Honduras

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Asociacion de Universidades Privadas de Honduras (ANUPRIH)
  • Asociacion de Universidades Privadas de Centro America y Panama (AUPRICA)
  • Red Latinoamericana de Cooperacion Universitaria (RLCU)


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Academic Structure

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