Universidad Salesiana de Bolivia

country rank  12
world rank  8358

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Founded in 1998, Universidad Salesiana de Bolivia (Salesian University of Bolivia, La Paz) is a private higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of La Paz (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Camiri. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia (Ministry of Education, Bolivia), Universidad Salesiana de Bolivia (USB) is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Salesiana de Bolivia (USB) 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.

University Identity

Name Salesian University of Bolivia, La Paz
Acronym USB
Founded 1998

University Location

Address Avenida Chacaltaya No. 1258 esq. Ramos Gavilán
La Paz (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
La Paz
T +591 (2) 230 5210
F +591 (2) 230 5111
Other locations Camiri

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

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


Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación, Bolivia

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019