University of Puerto Rico - Carolina Rankings

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In the World#8718 of 14178
In North America#2017 of 2629
In the United States#1921 of 2528
In Puerto Rico#22 of 52
In Carolina#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
39%
Average SAT
990
Aid receiving
73%
Undergraduates
3,014
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
uprc.edu

University of Puerto Rico - Carolina Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate39%40%38%
Applicants1,9696931,276
Admissions761275486
Freshmen enrolled full time567214353
Freshmen enrolled part time22

742 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

76 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
569 or 100%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 884
or below

75% of them
had 1096
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of Puerto Rico - Carolina are 884-1096 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic2742 (91%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown180 (6%)
Black or African American75 (2%)
Two or more races10 (0.3%)
White7 (0.2%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$5,895
Students receiving aid
73%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$4,077
Tuition in-state$4,077
Tuition out-of-state$6,973
Fee in-district$300
Fee in-state$300
Fee out-of-state$300

University of Puerto Rico - Carolina Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor's
Forensic Psychology114
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration99
Hotel & Motel Administration & Management62
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production61
Advertising50
Business Administration and Management, General41
Finance, General39
Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Technology & Technician26
Executive Assistant & Executive Secretary25
Interior Design618
Tourism and Travel Services Management23
Automotive Engineering Technology & Technician9
Technology Teacher Education & Industrial Arts Teacher Education7
Industrial Technology & Technician6
Natural Sciences2
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities1
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education1
Grand Total50540
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate42%35%46%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

Publications & Citations

Publications
12
Citations
124

Publication count by topic

Medicine
3
Geology
2
Engineering
1
Biology
1
Computer science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology296867
Medicine575021
Biology60329
Engineering61131
Computer science63234

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199701
199800
199900
200017
200100
200200
200316
200401
200500
200600
200703
200807
200902
201003
201114
201200
201306
201404
2015114
201608
201708
201807
201917
2020114

General info

Alternative namesUPRCA
Founded1974
WikipediaUniversity of Puerto Rico at Carolina
Academic CalendarQuarters
Total FTE staff305
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

AddressCarretera 887 Bo San Anton
Carolina, Puerto Rico, 00984-4800
United States
City population162,000
Phone78725700003262

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