Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce: Review & Facts

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Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 5,500 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1962 and is the only school located in Mercedita, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
63
Fair
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are offered at Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 63 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Criminal Justice, Medical, Nursing, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
76%
Fair
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce student retention rate is fair at 76% (close to Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
28 : 1
High
The graduation rate at Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce is low - 36%.

Student to faculty ratio at Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce is a bit disappointing: 28:1. Read more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,000
Low
Average tuition pricing is very low, around $4,300 a year. The additional fees at Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce not covered by tuition are about $700; which comes to $5,000 per year.

Read the details about Inter American University of Puerto Rico 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
53%
According to government data, 1,836 applications were submitted and 972 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The graduate application fee is $31.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (787) 284-1912 or check Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Dicey
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, 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 Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce.

Based on the college crime data, Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce Location and Maps



Post Address: Inter American University of Puerto Rico Ponce, 104 Turpeaux Industrial Park Rd1, Mercedita, Puerto Rico 00715-1602
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