National University College Rio Grande: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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National University College Rio Grande is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 1,615 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1970 and is one of the 2 schools located in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
National University College Rio Grande will give you the opportunity to get an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

National University College Rio Grande deploys a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Pharmacy, Criminal Justice, Medical Assistant, and Dental. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
33%
The rate of student retention at National University College Rio Grande is very low at 33% (way below Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at National University College Rio Grande is reasonable - 25:1. Read more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,600
Average tuition prices are low, around $6,200 a year. The additional fees at National University College Rio Grande not covered by tuition are approximately $400; which makes it a total of $6,600 per year.

Read the details about National University College Rio Grande additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
93%
According to government data, 469 applications were submitted and 436 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The college might accept your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at National University College Rio Grande is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at National University College Rio Grande and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (787) 888-8286 or check National University College Rio Grande Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
National University College Rio Grande offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at National University College Rio Grande, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at National University College Rio Grande.

Based on the college crime information, National University College Rio Grande appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

National University College Rio Grande Location and Maps



Post Address: National University College Rio Grande, Carr. #3 Km 22.01 - Barrio Cienaga Baja, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico 00745
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