Inter American University of Puerto Rico - Arecibo Rankings

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#9655 of 14,131 In the World
#2255 of 2,597 In North America
#2158 of 2,496 In the United States
#27 of 52 In Puerto Rico
#2 of 3 In Arecibo

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
39%
Avg. cost to attend
$7,654 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
3,001
Graduates
358
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Post-master's certificate

Inter American University of Puerto Rico - Arecibo Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 39% 41% 38%
Applicants 1,408 585 823
Admissions 549 239 310
Freshmen enrolled full time 512 224 288
Freshmen enrolled part time 16 9 7

2,005 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

500 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Other Tests Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic 3334 (99%)
White 6 (0.2%)
Black or African American 6 (0.2%)
Asian 5 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$7,654/year
Average aid awarded
$6,567
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $7,259
$30-48K $8,192
$48-75K $9,867
$75-110K $10,374

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $4,560$3,440
Tuition in-state $4,560$3,440
Tuition out-of-state $4,560$3,440
Fee in-district $1,426$706
Fee in-state $1,426$706
Fee out-of-state $1,426$706

Inter American University of Puerto Rico - Arecibo Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 125
Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training 57
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 48
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 39
Psychology, General 33
Elementary Education and Teaching 29 4
Social Work 28
Computer Science 4 20
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General 6 13
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 19
Office Management and Supervision 4 14
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies 18
Nurse Anesthetist 16
Special Education and Teaching, General 11 4
Biotechnology 14
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 12
Kindergarten & Preschool Education and Teaching 9
Accounting 8 1
Finance, General 8
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 7
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 6
Mathematics Teacher Education 2 3
Critical Care Nursing 5
Gerontology 5
Business Administration and Management, General 4
Criminal Justice and Corrections, General 4
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 4
Maternal & Child Health and Neonatal Nurse & Nursing 4
Spanish Language Teacher Education 3
Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse & Nursing 3
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 2
Perioperative & Operating Room and Surgical Nurse & Nursing 2
Biology Teacher Education 2
Chemistry, General 1
Grand Total 73 427 101
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 33% 25% 40%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 22%

General info

Total FTE staff 280
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address Hwy 2 Km 80.4, Bo San Daniel Sector Las Canelas
Arecibo, Puerto Rico, 00614
United States
City population 90,000
Phone 78787854753268