Universidad de Cartago de Panama

country rank  18
world rank  11932

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University Overview

Founded in 1999, Universidad de Cartago de Panama (Cartago University of Panama) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of David (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Chiriqui. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Panama. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Consejo Nacional de Evaluacion y Acreditacion Universitaria de Panama (National Council of University Assessment and Accreditation of Panama), Universidad de Cartago de Panama (UCA) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Universidad de Cartago de Panama (UCA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 20 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Panamanian higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Cartago University of Panama
Acronym UCA
Founded 1999

University Location

Address Plaza Cartago, Diagonal a la Escuela José María Roy
David (population range: 50,000-249,999)
0426 1345 Chiriqui
Panama
T +507 777 4104
F +507 774 9963
Other locations Panama

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 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
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Plaza Cartago
David 0426 1345
+507 777 4104
5077774104

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Consejo Nacional de Evaluacion y Acreditacion Universitaria de Panama


Year of first Accreditation

1999

Memberships and Affiliations

  • UNIVERSIA
  • Asociación Panameña de Ejecutivos de Empresa (APEDE)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 11 September 2019