Caribbean University

country rank  13
world rank  7483

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University Overview

Established in 1969, Caribbean University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Bayamón (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Carolina, Ponce, Vega Baja. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Caribbean University is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Caribbean University 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. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a least selective institution.

University Identity

Name
Acronym
Founded 1969
Motto We believe in you and your future

University Location

Address 167 Avenue Km 21.2
Bayamón (population range: 50,000-249,999)
00960-0493
Puerto Rico
T +1 (787) 780 0070
F +1 (787) 785 0101
Other locations Carolina, Ponce, Vega Baja

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 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 Not reported
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1977


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo de Educación de Puerto Rico (CEPR)

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

Facebook

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Twitter

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LinkedIn

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YouTube

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Instagram

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Online Courses

iTunes U

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Open Education Consortium

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019