Universidad Adventista de las Antillas

country rank  18
world rank  8413

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University Overview

Founded in 1961, Universidad Adventista de las Antillas (Antillean Adventist University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large town of Mayagüez (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Juan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad Adventista de las Antillas (UAA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Adventist religion. Universidad Adventista de las Antillas (UAA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 58 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Antillean Adventist University
Acronym UAA
Founded 1961
Motto Tu futuro comienza aqui!
Your future starts here!
Colours Gold and royal blue

University Location

Address Carretera 106 Km 2.2 Int
Mayagüez (population range: 50,000-249,999)
00680-0000
Puerto Rico
T +1 (787) 835 9595
F +1
Other locations San Juan

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
International
students
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

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
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Same as School
Mayaguez
+1

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Adventist Christian-Adventist Seventh Day Adventist - www.adventist.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Adventista de las Antillas's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1978


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo de Educación de Puerto Rico (CEPR)
  • Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)
  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)
  • American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
  • Asociación Acreditadora Adventista (AAA) de la División Interamerica

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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