Founded in 1676, Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala (University of San Carlos of Guatemala) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Guatemala City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Guatemala. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerio de Educación, Guatemala (Ministry of Education, Guatemala), Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala (USAC) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala (USAC) 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 343 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
|Address||Ciudad Universitaria, Zona 12
Guatemala City (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
|T||+502 2418 8000|
|F||+502 2476 9724|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on entrance examinations|
|Admission Rate||Not reported|
|Academic Staff||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerio de Educación, Guatemala
Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.
Open Education Consortium
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