University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez Rankings

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In the World#1425 of 14178
In North America#445 of 2629
In the United States#403 of 2528
In Puerto Rico#2 of 52
In Mayaguez#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
80%
Aid receiving
78%
Undergraduates
12,099
Graduates
855
Male:Female Ratio
53:47
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
uprm.edu

University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate80%80%80%
Applicants3,1481,6151,486
Admissions2,5311,2931,191
Freshmen enrolled full time1,9281,040888

1,178 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

18 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

Hispanic11947 (92%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown816 (6%)
Nonresident Alien191 (1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$5,416
Students receiving aid
78%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$3,968$3,510
Tuition in-state$3,968$3,510
Tuition out-of-state$5,952$7,020
Fee in-district$200$200
Fee in-state$200$200
Fee out-of-state$200$200

University of Puerto Rico - Mayaguez Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Biology & Biological Sciences, General15914
Mechanical Engineering11411
Animal Sciences, General978
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse97
Chemical Engineering8682
Psychology, General95
Microbiology, General91
Electrical and Electronics Engineering6981
Civil Engineering, General46234
Computer Engineering, General583
Industrial Engineering527
Accounting46
Chemistry, General383
Social Sciences, General37
English Language and Literature, General37
Political Science and Government, General36
Computer Systems Analysis & Analyst27
Geology & Earth Science, General197
Agronomy and Crop Science223
Marketing & Marketing Management, General24
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General149
Agricultural Mechanization, Other21
Computer Science20
Finance, General910
Physics, General117
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General18
Agriculture, General15
Biotechnology15
Athletic Training & Trainer15
Fine & Studio Arts, General14
Business Administration and Management, General104
Horticultural Science131
Sociology13
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management48
Economics, General12
Mathematics, General75
Business & Commerce, General12
History, General11
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching10
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies10
Surveying Technology & Surveying10
Agricultural Economics45
Agricultural Teacher Education9
Statistics, General9
English & Language Arts Teacher Education9
Spanish Language and Literature62
Comparative Literature8
Food Science and Technology, Other8
Chemistry, Other8
Soil Science and Agronomy, General16
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography61
Agricultural and Extension Education Services5
Philosophy5
Physical Sciences5
Agribusiness & Agricultural Business Operations5
French Language and Literature4
Computer Software Engineering3
Mathematics Teacher Education3
Computational Science3
Materials Sciences, Other3
Applied Mathematics, General3
Computer and Information Sciences, General3
Art History, Criticism and Conservation2
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering11
Kinesiology and Exercise Science1
Grand Total1,56520420
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate49%40%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 89%
  • Part-time retention rate - 75%

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,253
Citations
193,658

Publication count by topic

Biology
687
Materials science
630
Chemistry
562
Computer science
517
Physics
441
Engineering
388
Mathematics
330
Environmental science
274
Geology
216
Geography
190
Medicine
80
Psychology
80
Sociology
33
Economics
26
Business
25
Art
24
Political science
23
Philosophy
22
History
14

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geology6736,449
Geography9212,247
Environmental science9254,955
Physics94010,204
Engineering9496,145
Biology123619,450
Materials science125511,186
Computer science12757,045
Mathematics13684,663
Chemistry153312,035
Art188913
Philosophy22378
Sociology2318200
Psychology23741,318
Medicine24621,881
Economics2553248
Business2704269
History32672
Political science390313

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199021227
199133205
199239183
199343289
199437401
199545348
199662388
199782418
199867476
199958569
200064602
200173759
200273838
20031131062
2004921253
20051421577
20062281729
20071892187
20081992498
20092242839
20102203421
20111904358
20122095038
20132025677
20142016021
20152236565
20162326567
20172036780
20182646538
20192458087
20201938424

General info

Alternative namesUPRM
Colegio
CAAM
Colegio de Mayagüez
RUM
UPR-Mayaguez
Recinto de Mayagüez
Founded1911
WikipediaUniversity of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez
Motto¡Antes, Ahora y Siempre...Colegio!
Before, Now and Forever, Colegio!
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff2,205
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address259 Boulevard Alfonso Valdez
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, 00681
United States
City population80,000
Phone7878324040

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