Universidad Central de Bayamón

country rank  11
world rank  7204

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University Overview

Founded in 1970, Universidad Central de Bayamón (Bayamón Central 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). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad Central de Bayamón (UCB) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Central de Bayamón (UCB) 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 48 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Bayamón Central University
Acronym UCB
Founded 1970 Origins date back to 1961

University Location

Address Avenida Zaya Verde La Milagrosa Barrio Hato Tejas
Bayamón (population range: 50,000-249,999)
00960-1725
Puerto Rico
T +1 (787) 786 3030
F +1 (787) 740 2200

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local
students
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International
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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
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 Not reported
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Central de Bayamón's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1971


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo de Educación de Puerto Rico (CEPR)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019