University of Puerto Rico Bayamon: Review & Facts

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University of Puerto Rico Bayamon is a medium four-year, public school with 4,965 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1971 and is one of the 21 colleges and schools located in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Fair
Associate's degree and bachelor's degree are available at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon.

University of Puerto Rico Bayamon implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Accounting and Finance, Biology, Medical, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
90%
Good
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

University of Puerto Rico Bayamon student retention rate is very high at 90% (well above Puerto Rico average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
23 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon is below average - 51%. Around 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon is reasonable - 23:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,100
Low
Average tuition cost is very low - about $3,900 per year. The additional fees at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $200; which totals $4,100 per academic year.

Read the details about University of Puerto Rico Bayamon 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
24%
According to recent data, 5,366 applications were submitted and 1,302 were accepted; so it is quite challenging to get admitted at this school.

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

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon is $30.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (787) 993-0000 or check University of Puerto Rico Bayamon Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
University of Puerto Rico Bayamon provides 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 University of Puerto Rico Bayamon, 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
Yes
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon.

Army ROTC programs are available at University of Puerto Rico Bayamon. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

University of Puerto Rico Bayamon Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Puerto Rico Bayamon, Road 174 #170 Minillas Industrial Park, Bayamon, Puerto Rico 00959
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