Founded in 1912, Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico (Interamerican University of Puerto Rico) is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of San Germán (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Aguadilla, Arecibo, Barranquitas, Bayamon, Fajardo, Guayama, San Juan, Mercedita. Officially recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico (IAU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Puerto Rican higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Protestant religion. Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico (IAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 108 years old Puerto Rican higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. IAU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Address||Carretera 102 Km. 30.6
|Tel||+1 (787) 264 1912|
|Fax||+1 (787) 892 6350|
|Other locations||Aguadilla, Arecibo, Barranquitas, Bayamon, Fajardo, Guayama, San Juan, Mercedita|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is neither required nor recommended
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is neither required nor recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are required
|Basic Classification||Doctoral/Professional Universities|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-San German's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 139,037 physical volumes, 8,497 physical media, 93,949 digital/electronic medium and 70 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 390 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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