Universidad del Sagrado Corazon

country rank  5
world rank  4419

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University Overview

Founded in 1935, Universidad del Sagrado Corazon (University of the Sacred Heart) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the small city of Santurce (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad del Sagrado Corazon (USC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad del Sagrado Corazon (USC) 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 84 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades.

University Identity

Name University of the Sacred Heart
Acronym USC
Founded 1935
Motto Danti Mihi Sapientiam Dabo Gloriam
I will give glory to Him who gives me wisdom
Colours Wine

University Location

Address Calle Rosales Esq. San Antonio Pda 26 1/2
Santurce (population range: 250,000-499,999)
Puerto Rico
T +1 (787) 728 1515
F +1 (787) 728 1692

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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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 Not reported
Admission Office


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad del Sagrado Corazon's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo de Educacion de Puerto Rico CEPR

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019