Universidad Del Este: Review & Facts

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Universidad Del Este is a large four-year, private not-for-profit school with 13,630 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1949 and is one of the 7 schools located in Carolina, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
58
At Universidad Del Este you can get your 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Universidad Del Este deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 58 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Social Work, Education, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to 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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
72%
The student retention rate at Universidad Del Este is fair at 72% (close to Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Universidad Del Este is quite disappointing: 36:1. Read more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,300
Average tuition price is very low - around $4,400 a year. The additional fees at Universidad Del Este not covered by tuition are around $900; this comes to a total of $5,300 per year.

Read the details about Universidad Del Este 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
44%
According to government data, 8,743 applications were submitted and 3,880 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Universidad Del Este is $15.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Universidad Del Este and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (787) 257-7373 or check Universidad Del Este Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Universidad Del Este provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Universidad Del Este, 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
Yes
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Universidad Del Este.

Army ROTC programs are available at Universidad Del Este. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Universidad Del Este appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Universidad Del Este Location and Maps



Post Address: Universidad Del Este, Carr. # 190 Esq. Calle 220 Bo. Sabana Abajo, Carolina, Puerto Rico 00985-0985
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