Universidad Católica de Santa María

country rank  21
world rank  4770

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University Overview

Founded in 1961, Universidad Católica de Santa María (Santa María Catholic University) is a private higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Arequipa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Peru (Ministry of Education, Peru), Universidad Católica de Santa María (UCSM) is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Católica de Santa María (UCSM) 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 57 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name
Name Santa María Catholic University
Acronym UCSM
Founded 1961
Motto In the professional and academic excellence

University Location

Address Urbanización San José s/n, Umacollo
Arequipa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Arequipa
Peru
T +51 (54) 251 210
F +51 (54) 251 213

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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students
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students
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

+51

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Semesters
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 Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerio de Educación, Peru

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019