San Marcos University Rankings

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Ranking Category
#12168 of 14,131 In the World
#1224 of 1,756 In Latin America
#26 of 54 In Costa Rica
#16 of 40 In San Jose

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Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate60%
Full time employee400
Student:staff ratio13:1

We've calculated the 60% acceptance rate for San Marcos University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


The tuition table for San Marcos University 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 Duration (years) Tuition per year (CRC)
Bachelor's in Business Administration 4 1,200,000
Bachelor's in Computer Science 4 1,300,000
Bachelor's in Law 5 1,500,000
Master's in Business Administration 2 2,000,000
Master's in Computer Science 2 2,100,000
Master's in Law 2 2,300,000

General information

Alternative names USAM
Universidad San Marcos
Founded 1996

Location and contacts

Address San Jose
Costa Rica
City population 342,000
Phone +506 2257 8715
Fax +506 2221 9024

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