South Colombian University: Statistics

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#5470 of 14,160In the World
#460 of 1,756In Latin America
#69 of 190In Colombia
#1 of 3In Neiva
#1058 of 1,073For Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
100%
Enrollment
9,962
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Spanish

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate100%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (bachillerato) and entrance examination (ICFES test)
Academic CalendarJanuary to December (January - May; August-December)
Enrollment9,962
Full time employee309
Student:staff ratio32:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,785
Citations
4,367

South Colombian University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
287 / 2,090
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
159 / 269
Environmental Science
142 / 818
Engineering
136 / 536
Biology
115 / 1,708
Chemistry
96 / 506
Physics
87 / 430
Materials Science
71 / 384
Geography and Cartography
65 / 427
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
54 / 59
Psychology
53 / 94
Surgery
46 / 187
Demography
42 / 83
Political Science
42 / 11
Geology
35 / 196
Condensed Matter Physics
34 / 197
Business
29 / 42
Pediatrics
28 / 513
Mathematics
27 / 105
Sociology
25 / 22
Education Majors
25 / 47
Computer Science
22 / 40
Virology
22 / 1,369
Petroleum Engineering
21 / 72
Immunology
20 / 707
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
18 / 336
Horticulture
18 / 26
Philosophy
17 / 70
Anesthesiology
14 / 112
Geotechnical Engineering
14 / 60
Public Health
14 / 29
Art & Design
13 / 18
Gerontology
13 / 28
Health Science
13 / 15
Hydrology and Water resources management
12 / 57
Critical Care Nursing
12 / 33
Nursing
12 / 3
Math Teachers
12 / 13
Economics
11 / 1
Ecology
11 / 499

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199351
199430
199520
199682
1997190
199831
1999128
2000179
2001357
20021413
2003819
20041713
2005826
20062922
20072036
20084835
20096551
20107254
20116491
201279173
201372248
2014185284
2015288303
2016142206
2017136429
2018111447
2019108648
2020135777

Tuition

Local studetns300,000-1,200,000 per programme (COP)

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+
EspecializaciónAnaesthesiology, Educational Sciences, Environmental Engineering, Epidemiology, Finance, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Health Administration, International Business, Management, Marketing, Medicine, Nephrology, Nursing, Paediatrics, Pedagogy, Surgery, Taxation, Urology
MaestríaCultural Studies, Educational Research, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Epidemiology, Foreign Languages Education, Geography (Human), Higher Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Management, Peace and Disarmament, Public Law, Special Education

General info

Alternative namesUSCO
Universidad Surcolombiana
Founded1976
AccreditationMinisterio de Educación Nacional, Colombia
Colorsred, white

Location and Contacts

AddressAvenida Pastrana Borrero Carrera 1
Neiva, Huila
Colombia
City population316,000
Phone+57 (8) 875 4753
Fax+57 (8) 875 8890

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