Caribbean University Vega Baja: Review & Facts

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Caribbean University Vega Baja is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 475 students enrolled. This institution is the only school located in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at Caribbean University Vega Baja.

Caribbean University Vega Baja deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
64%
Bad
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Caribbean University Vega Baja is relatively low at 64% (below Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Caribbean University Vega Baja is low: 31%.

Student to faculty ratio at Caribbean University Vega Baja is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,200
Low
Average tuition cost is very low - about $4,400 per year. The additional fees at Caribbean University Vega Baja (not included in tuition costs) are about $800; which comes to a total of $5,200 annually.

Read the details about Caribbean University Vega Baja 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
98%
As reported in recent data, 180 applications were submitted and 177 were accepted; so it is very easy to be accepted at this school.

This school will consider accepting your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

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

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Caribbean University Vega Baja and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (787) 858-3668 or check Caribbean University Vega Baja Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Caribbean University Vega Baja provides a distance learning option 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 Caribbean University Vega Baja, 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
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Caribbean University Vega Baja.

Based on the college crime data, Caribbean University Vega Baja appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Caribbean University Vega Baja Location and Maps



Post Address: Caribbean University Vega Baja, Carr 671 K.M. 5, Sector El Criollo, Bo. Algarrobo, Vega Baja, Puerto Rico 00964
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