University of Puerto Rico - Medical Sciences: Statistics

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#7073 of 14,160In the World
#1744 of 2,624In North America
#1658 of 2,523In the United States
#14 of 52In Puerto Rico
#4 of 12In San Juan
#692 of 1,003For Dermatology

Quick Review

Undergraduates
329
Graduates
1,878
Male:Female Ratio
33:67
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
rcm.upr.edu
Acceptance rate
67%*

* The University of Puerto Rico - Medical Sciences is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

University of Puerto Rico - Medical Sciences Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

590 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Hispanic2201 (100%)
White4 (0.2%)
Asian2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$4,216$6,840
Tuition in-state$6,324$13,680
Tuition out-of-state$8,432$20,520
Fee in-district$3,193$3,300
Fee in-state$3,193$3,300
Fee out-of-state$3,193$3,300

University of Puerto Rico - Medical Sciences Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Medicine106
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse76
Dentistry53
Nursing Science453
Pharmacy41
Public Health, General34
Public Health, Other2110
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other225
Health Services Administration27
Health Information & Medical Records Administration & Administrator21
Physical Therapy & Therapist21
Dental Assisting & Assistant20
Nutrition Sciences19
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist17
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer16
Veterinary & Animal Health Technology & Technician and Veterinary Assistant15
Gerontology14
Environmental Health121
Public Health Education and Promotion12
Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene12
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist65
Nurse Anesthetist11
Biostatistics11
Occupational Therapy & Therapist10
Demography and Population Studies10
Ophthalmic Technician & Technologist9
Microbiology, General26
Nuclear Medical Technology & Technologist5
Biochemistry5
Epidemiology5
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist4
Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Cosmetic Sciences3
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry2
Anatomy11
Physiology, General2
Pediatric Dentistry & Pedodontics1
Prosthodontics & Prosthodontology1
Grand Total45124301253

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,547
Citations
28,797

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
1,030 / 18,666
Biology
566 / 12,867
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
291 / 4,412
Demography
235 / 3,537
Psychology
190 / 4,268
Oncology and Cancer research
138 / 2,419
Computer Science
129 / 2,439
Immunology
115 / 3,747
Surgery
110 / 2,942
Gerontology
103 / 2,018
Chemistry
102 / 1,681
Public Health
90 / 1,379
Family medicine
75 / 645
Neuroscience
73 / 1,385
Anatomy and Physiology
68 / 1,526
Biochemistry
67 / 1,186
Health Science
56 / 682
Epidemiology
56 / 1,400
Pediatrics
55 / 698
Environmental Science
52 / 1,286
Molecular Biology
52 / 1,342
Healthcare Management (MHA)
51 / 670
Physics
48 / 745
Pathology
44 / 578
Psychiatry
44 / 1,715
Genetics
43 / 2,091
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
41 / 1,069
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
40 / 413
Dermatology
37 / 426
Biophysics
37 / 674
Clinical Psychology
36 / 939
Virology
33 / 774
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
32 / 832
Pharmacology
30 / 405
Physical Therapy
29 / 969
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
27 / 346
Critical Care Nursing
25 / 674
Cardiology
24 / 481
Sexology
22 / 232
Business
22 / 248

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19907104
199110109
19921284
19931593
1994883
199512153
19961298
199714113
19985113
199915180
20009193
20019210
20026274
200312274
200420333
200522373
200640481
200736564
200844765
200953921
2010471065
2011671209
2012691612
2013591823
2014761835
2015771884
20161182018
20171132202
20181412159
20191032406
20201842976

General info

Alternative namesUPR-RCM
Founded1966
Academic CalendarAugust to May. Also Summer Session (June - July)
Total FTE staff2,026
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers

Location and Contacts

AddressRio Piedras Medical Center, Americo Miranda Avenue
San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00936-5067
United States
City population355,000
Phone78775825251708
Fax+1 (787) 758 2556

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