Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez: Review & Facts

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Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,505 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1945 and is one of the 8 colleges located in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
33
Fair
Associate's degree, bachelor's degree, and master's degree are available at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 33 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Management, Psychology, Social Work, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
78%
Good
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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez student retention rate is fair at 78% (above Puerto Rico average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
24 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is very low - 29%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is reasonable - 24:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,100
Low
Average tuition price is very low, around $4,600 annually. The additional fees at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez beyond tuition are about $500; this makes it a total of $5,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez 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
71%
As reported in recent government data, 667 applications were submitted and 476 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez is $15.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (787) 834-5151 or check Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez.

Based on the college crime numbers, Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Location and Maps



Post Address: Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, 482 Sur Calle Ramon Emerito Betances, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico 00680-1713
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