National University College Ponce: Review & Facts

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National University College Ponce is a small four-year, private for-profit school with 1,310 students enrolled. This institution is one of the 11 colleges located in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
5
Few
At National University College Ponce you can obtain your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

National University College Ponce deploys a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical, Physical Therapy, Pharmacy, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
63%
Bad
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 normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at National University College Ponce is relatively low at 63% (below Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at National University College Ponce is quite disappointing - 32:1. Find out more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,600
Low
Average tuition costs are low - $6,200 annually. The additional fees at National University College Ponce beyond tuition are roughly $400, which comes to a total of $6,600 a year.

Read the details about National University College 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
93%
As reported in recent government data, 469 applications were submitted and 438 were accepted; so it is very easy to become a student at this school.

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

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at National University College Ponce is $25.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to National University College Ponce and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (787) 840-4474 or check National University College Ponce Website.

Opportunities and Services



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

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at National University College 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
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at National University College Ponce.

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

National University College Ponce Location and Maps



Post Address: National University College Ponce, State Road #506 Km. 1.00 Bo Coto Laurel, Ponce, Puerto Rico 00716
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