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University of Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico

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University of Puerto Rico History

The University of Puerto Rico is a public university of Puerto Rico is located in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The University was established in the year 1903 by Jorge Harddock Acevedo.

 University of Puerto RicoPrograms, Courses and Schools

The University of Puerto Rico offers 452 degree-leading and 242 non-degree-leading programs (200 active transfers, 41 residences in Medicine and Dental Medicine and one pre-veterinary), for a total of 694 active offers. Among the offers offered, 119 are master's level, 40 are doctoral level (including six professional first level) and 15 are certified. A sub graduate level offers 239 baccalaureate and 38 associate degrees. The UPR offers around 100 unique academic programs in the offer of higher education in Puerto Rico. Also, the UPR has among its unique programs, offers aimed at preparing professionals and researchers in the area of health. The University has more than 5,300 academic staff and 14,177 administrative staff including 58,000 students.

University of Puerto Rico campuses

The University of Puerto Rico has 11 campuses. The University of Puerto Rico is a Medical Science Campus based in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The other University is known as the University of Puerto Rico at Aguadilla this campus offers Associate and Baccalaureate degrees which are located in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. The University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo offers pharmaceutical and biotechnology located in Arecibo, of Puerto Rico. The University of Puerto Rico at Bayamon offers undergraduate programs is the third-largest university. The University of Puerto Rico at Carolina offers Hotel as Restaurant Management and Tourism. The University of Puerto Rico at Cayey offers courses in various field including Liberal Arts. The University of Puerto Rico at Humacao offers Astronomical Observatory, and graduates are majors in chemistry, physics, and mathematics. The University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez is the second-largest campus in the University of Puerto Rico which offers various programs. The University of Puerto Rico at Ponce offers bachelor’s degrees. The University of Puerto Rico at Rio Pedras Campus offers bachelorette degree and doctoral degree.  The University of Puerto Rico at Utuado offers agricultural technologies studies on the campus.

University of Puerto RicoAchievements

The University of Puerto Rico, On October 15, 2010, the university was awarded over $25 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research in nanotechnology. The organization among the University of Puerto RICO compact is named Puerto RICO EPSCoR (Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research). Since its creation twenty-four years ago, Puerto RICO EPSCoR has received over $180 million from National Science Foundation, NASA, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the U.S. Department of Defense.

University of Puerto Rico USP

The University of Puerto Rico is positioned among the top 50 universities in Latin America for its academic quality. The University of Puerto Rico at Río Piedras ranked 81st and University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez ranked 73rd in Top Latin America by Webometrics.

University of Puerto Rico Notable Alumni

Juan Mari Brás (Advocate), Norma Burgos (Politician), Julia de Burgos (Puerto Rican poet), José AndreuGarcía (Jurist).

University of Puerto Rico Application Requirements

3
GPA
33
IB
75
Percentage

University of Puerto Rico Cost of studies

Fees

Undegraduate: USD 4000

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees

University of Puerto Rico Deadlines

Bachelors: Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

Masters: Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

University of Puerto Rico Rankings

Global

801 -1000
Times Higher Education
801
GTU Rank

Regional

Latin America
37
QS
49
Times Higher Education
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