Caribbean University Ponce: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
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Caribbean University Ponce is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,230 students enrolled. This school is one of the 11 schools located in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
Fair
Caribbean University Ponce will give you the option to earn an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Caribbean University Ponce deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Nursing, Engineering, Medical Assistant, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
74%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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 normally a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Caribbean University Ponce student retention rate is fair at 74% (close to Puerto Rico average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Caribbean University Ponce is very low: 27%.

Student to faculty ratio at Caribbean University Ponce is decent, 16:1. Read more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,200
Low
Average tuition pricing is very low - about $4,400 per year. The additional fees at Caribbean University Ponce not covered by tuition are approximately $800; this makes it a total of $5,200 annually.

Read the details about Caribbean University Ponce additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
100%
As reported in recent data, 293 applications were submitted and 293 were accepted; so it is very easy to get accepted at this school.

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

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Caribbean University Ponce is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Caribbean University Ponce and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (787) 840-2955 or check Caribbean University Ponce Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Caribbean University Ponce offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Caribbean University Ponce, 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Caribbean University Ponce.

Based on the college crime information, Caribbean University Ponce seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Caribbean University Ponce Location and Maps



Post Address: Caribbean University Ponce, AVE. EDNITA NAZARIO #1015, Ponce, Puerto Rico 00716-7733
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