University of Puerto Rico Ponce: Review & Facts

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University of Puerto Rico Ponce is a medium four-year, public school with 3,090 students enrolled. This school was established in 1910 and is one of the 11 colleges located in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
19
University of Puerto Rico Ponce will give you the option to obtain an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

University of Puerto Rico Ponce follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 19 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, Medical, Biology, Criminal Justice, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
81%
University of Puerto Rico Ponce student retention rate is high at 81% (well above Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Puerto Rico Ponce is decent - 16:1. Find out more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,800
Average tuition price is very low - $3,800 annually. The additional fees at University of Puerto Rico Ponce not covered by tuition are roughly $1,000; this comes to $4,800 a year.

Read the details about University of Puerto Rico Ponce 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
82%
According to recent data, 1,205 applications were submitted and 991 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Puerto Rico Ponce in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D+
University of Puerto Rico Ponce offers study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

This school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at University of Puerto Rico Ponce.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Puerto Rico Ponce. 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, University of Puerto Rico Ponce seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Puerto Rico Ponce Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Puerto Rico Ponce, 2151 Santiago de los Caballeros Avenue, Ponce, Puerto Rico 00716-9996
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