Universidad Santo Tomás, Chile

country rank  44
world rank  7438

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University Overview

Established in 1988, Universidad Santo Tomás, Chile (Santo Tomás University, Chile) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Santiago (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), Region Metropolitana de Santiago. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Arica, Iquique, Antofagasta, Copiapó, La Serena, Viña del Mar, Talca, Concepción, Los Angeles, Temuco, Osorno, Puerto Montt. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile (National Accreditation Commission), Universidad Santo Tomás, Chile (UST) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Santo Tomás, Chile (UST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 31 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Chilean higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Santo Tomás University, Chile
Acronym UST
Founded 1988
Motto Tu Puedes
You Can
Colours Green and white

University Location

Address Avenida Ejército Libertador Nº 146
Santiago (population range: over 5,000,000)
Region Metropolitana de Santiago
Chile
T +56 (2) 362 5000
F +56 (2) 360 1376
Other locations Arica, Iquique, Antofagasta, Copiapó, La Serena, Viña del Mar, Talca, Concepción, Los Angeles, Temuco, Osorno, Puerto Montt

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

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 80-90%
Admission Office Avenida Ejército Libertador Nº 146
Santiago
+56 (2) 362 5000
600 444 4444

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Comisión Nacional de Acreditación, Chile


Year of first Accreditation

1988

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019