Costa Rica Institute of Technology Rankings

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In the World#2284 of 14178
In Latin America#167 of 1756
In Costa Rica#3 of 54
In Cartago#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
5%
Enrollment
6,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
tec.ac.cr
Languages
Spanish

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,865
Citations
10,180

Costa Rica Institute of Technology majors

by publication count

Geography
294
Biology
269
Computer science
180
Art
171
Philosophy
113
Materials science
85
Engineering
74
Environmental science
71
Political science
70
Physics
68
Chemistry
67
Mathematics
43
Psychology
32
Business
31
Sociology
29
Medicine
19
Economics
6
Geology
2
History
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geography9412,118
Art132039
Environmental science13592,246
Philosophy174019
Biology27422,171
Engineering3039279
Business3093159
Political science319331
Mathematics3237360
Materials science3375457
Chemistry3794559
Physics389556
Computer science3949258
Psychology4079169
Economics409823
Medicine4692132
Sociology47246

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199050
199140
199231
199311
199423
199532
199630
199753
199811
199943
200081
2001129
20021815
20032219
20047224
20054887
200672113
200736155
200843255
200960309
201039280
201169425
201283469
2013104469
2014114565
2015169827
2016189843
2017151941
20181621009
20191401180
20201131443

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate5%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) or equivalent, and entrance examination
Academic CalendarFebruary to November (February - May; August-November)
Enrollment6,500
Full time employee950
Student:staff ratio7:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$500$500

Costa Rica Institute of Technology has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT++
Maths | Natural Sciences++
MaestríaBusiness Administration, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, Forestry, Production Engineering, Technology Education
Doctorado AcadémicoBusiness Administration, Engineering, Natural Sciences

General info

Alternative namesITCR
Instituto Tecnológico de Costa Rica
Founded1971
WikipediaCosta Rica Institute of Technology
AccreditationCanadian Engineering Accreditation Board; Sistema Nacional de Acreditación de la Educación Superior (SINAES).
MottoFormación Sólida, Óptimos Resultados
Colorsblue
Affiliations and membershipsConsejo Nacional de Rectores (CONARE)

Location and Contacts

AddressDel costado este de los Tribunales de Justicia, 300 mtrs sur, 400 mtrs este.
Cártago, Cartago, 159-7050
Costa Rica
City population222,000
Phone+506 2550 2216
Fax+506 2551 7424

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