Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez: Review & Facts

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Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,540 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1945 and is one of the 7 colleges located in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
30
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 30 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Education, Social Work, Psychology, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important 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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
80%
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez student retention rate is high at 80% (above Puerto Rico average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is reasonable - 24:1. Read more information regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,100
Average tuition cost is very low - $4,600 a year. The additional fees at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez beyond tuition are around $500; this totals $5,100 per year.

Read the details about Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez 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
36%
As reported in recent data, 953 applications were submitted and 347 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits, 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) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is $15.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (787) 834-5151 or check Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez.

Based on the college crime numbers, Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Location and Maps



Post Address: Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, 482 Calle Ramon Emerito Betances Sur, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00680-1713
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