Founded in 1966, Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico (Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico) is a non-profit private specialized higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of San Juan (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). This institution also has branch campuses in the following locations: Miami, Orlando. Officially recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico (UPPR) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Puerto Rican higher education institution. Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico (UPPR) 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 54 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 80-90% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UPPR also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Address||377 Ponce de Leon Avenue
|Tel||+1 (787) 622 8000|
|Fax||+1 (787) 754 8268|
|Other locations||Miami, Orlando|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|Minority Serving||Hispanic-serving Institution|
|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|
|Admission Office||PO Box 192017
San Juan 00919-2017
(787) 622 8000
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Engineering Schools|
|2000 Classification||Schools of engineering and technology|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, higher part-time institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, high graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 57,973 physical volumes, 5,992 physical media, 8,736 digital/electronic medium and 42 licensed digital/electronic databases. Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico's library has 1 branch.
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 104 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Career Services||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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