Established in 1976, Universidad Central del Caribe (Central University of the Caribbean) is a non-profit private specialized higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Bayamón (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad Central del Caribe (UCC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational Puerto Rican higher education institution. Universidad Central del Caribe (UCC) 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 44 years old Puerto Rican higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a least selective institution. UCC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Central University of the Caribbean|
|Colours||Orange and green|
|Address||PO Box 60-327
|Tel||+1 (787) 798 3001|
|Fax||+1 (787) 798 6836|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is neither required nor recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers|
|2000 Classification||Medical schools and medical centers|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Majority graduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time , selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
Universidad Central Del Caribe's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 4,651 physical volumes, 40 physical media, 114 digital/electronic medium and 21 licensed digital/electronic databases.
|Housing|| Not reported
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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