Latin University of Costa Rica

country rank  5
world rank  4961

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University Overview

Established in 1989, Universidad Latina de Costa Rica (Latin University of Costa Rica) is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized town of San Pedro (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), San Jose. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Heredia, Santa Cruz, Pérez Zeledón, Grecia, Cañas. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica (Ministry of Public Education, Costa Rica), Universidad Latina de Costa Rica (ULatina) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad Latina de Costa Rica (ULatina) 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 higher education institution does not have a selective admission policy. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Latin University of Costa Rica
Name
Acronym ULatina
Founded 1989
Motto Descubrí Donde Puedes Llegar
Colours Green, grey and white

University Location

Address 300 Norte y 150 Este de Muñoz y Nanne
San Pedro (population range: 10,000-49,999)
1561-2050 San Jose
Costa Rica
T +506 2207 6100
F +506 2207 6122
Other locations Heredia, Santa Cruz, Pérez Zeledón, Grecia, Cañas

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection None
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Lourdes de Montes de Oca
San Pedro
+506 2207 6106
2207 6022

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 800-899
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Quarters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica


Year of first Accreditation
1989

Affiliations

  • Consejo Nacional de Enseñanza Superior Universitaria Privada (CONESUP)
  • Laureate International Universities (LIU)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019