Universidad Catolica de Honduras

country rank  6
world rank  7531

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University Overview

Founded in 1993, Universidad Catolica de Honduras (Catholic University of Honduras) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Tegucigalpa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Francisco Morazan. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba, Santa Rosa de Copan, Siguatepeque, Juticalpa, Choluteca, Danli. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Secretaría de Educación de Honduras (Ministry of Education of Honduras), Universidad Catolica de Honduras (UNICAH) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad Catolica de Honduras (UNICAH) 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, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Honduran higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Catholic University of Honduras
Acronym UNICAH
Founded 1993

University Location

Address Bo. Casamata Calle el Seminario 1143
Tegucigalpa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
01143 Francisco Morazan
Honduras
T +504 238 6794
F +504 238 6797
Other locations San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba, Santa Rosa de Copan, Siguatepeque, Juticalpa, Choluteca, Danli

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

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
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Barrio Casamata Calle el Seminario
Tegucigalpa 01143
+504 238 6794

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidad Catolica de Honduras's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Secretaría de Educación de Honduras


Year of first Accreditation

1992

Memberships and Affiliations

  • International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019