University of Puerto Rico at Carolina

country rank  24
world rank  9215

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University Overview

Established in 1974, Universidad de Puerto Rico Carolina (University of Puerto Rico at Carolina) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Carolina (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad de Puerto Rico Carolina (UPRCA) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de Puerto Rico Carolina (UPRCA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 45 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades.

University Identity

Name University of Puerto Rico at Carolina
Name
Acronym UPRCA
Founded 1974

University Location

Address Carretera 887 Bo San Anton
Carolina (population range: 50,000-249,999)
00984-4800
Puerto Rico
T +1 (787) 257 0000
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Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-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 Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation
1978


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Consejo de Educacion de Puerto Rico CEPR

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019