Catholic University of El Salvador Rankings

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#11528 of 14,131 In the World
#1069 of 1,756 In Latin America
#15 of 29 In El Salvador
#1 of 2 In Santa Ana

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Acceptance rate

* The Catholic University of El Salvador is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato)
Academic CalendarJanuary to November (January - June; July-November)


The tuition table for Catholic University of El Salvador gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Annual Tuition (USD)
Bachelor's in Business Administration 3,000
Bachelor's in Law 3,500
Bachelor's in Psychology 3,200
Bachelor's in Engineering 3,800
Master's in Business Administration 4,500
Master's in Law 5,000
Master's in Psychology 4,800
Master's in Engineering 5,200

Programs and Degrees

Técnico Nursing, Textile Technology
Doctor en Medicina / Doctor en Odontología Medicine
Licenciado, Ingeniero, Arquitecto Accountancy, Agricultural Engineering, Architecture, Business Administration, Business Computing, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, E-Business/Commerce, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, Electrical Engineering, English, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, Graphic Design, Industrial Engineering, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Law, Marketing, Mathematics Education, Nursing, Primary Education, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Religious Studies, Software Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Technology, Tourism
Maestro Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Environmental Management, Tourism

Catholic University of El Salvador faculties and divisions

Centre : Multidisciplinary Faculty of Ilobasco Business Administration, Computer Engineering, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Foreign Languages Education, International Business, Marketing, Mathematics Education, Nursing, Teacher Training
Faculty : Architecture and Engineering Agricultural Engineering, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering
Faculty : Business Administration Accountancy, Business Administration, Computer Science, International Business, Marketing, Tourism
Faculty : Health Sciences Medicine, Nursing
Faculty : Science and Humanities Educational Sciences, Educational Testing and Evaluation, Foreign Languages Education, Graphic Design, Humanities and Social Science Education, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics Education, Native Language Education, Pedagogy, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Religious Education, Secondary Education, Teacher Training

General information

Alternative names UNICAES
Universidad Católica de El Salvador
Founded 1982
Accreditation Ministerio de Educación, Ciencia y Tecnología; Comisión de Acreditación de la Calidad de la Educación Superior (CdA)

Location and contacts

Address By pass Carretera a Metapán y carretera antigua a San Salvador
Santa Ana, Santa Ana
El Salvador
City population 245,000

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