University of The Bahamas: Statistics

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#6485 of 14,131 In the World
#437 of 1,756 In Latin America
#1 of 1 In the Bahamas
#728 of 1,082 For Genealogy

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
69%
Enrollment
4,575
Male:Female Ratio
26:74
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Master
Website
ub.edu.bs
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate69%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment4,575
Full time employee202
Student:staff ratio23:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
355
Citations
1,963

University of The Bahamas majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
190 / 376
Environmental Science
61 / 822
Psychology
56 / 184
Medicine
54 / 353
Art & Design
52 / 8
History
52 / 23
Sociology
37 / 43
Engineering
31 / 77
Education Majors
28 / 23
Business
26 / 80
Computer Science
25 / 25
Performing arts
24 / 2
Demography
23 / 214
Geography and Cartography
23 / 262
Literature
21 / 5
Environmental Management
21 / 164
Fashion Design
20 / 3
Political Science
19 / 14
Biology
18 / 317
Media Studies
18 / 4
Health Science
17 / 12
Music
17 / 1
Chemistry
16 / 70
Library and Information science
15 / 2
Physics
15 / 49
Social Psychology
14 / 137
Genealogy
14 / 9
Economics
14 / 47
Law
14 / 9
Communications and Public Relations
13 / 3
Gender Studies
13 / 24
Mathematics
11 / 92
Creative Writing
10 / 2
Materials Science
10 / 38
Veterinary
10 / 104
Classics and Ancient History
10 / 5
Development Studies
9 / 46
Ecology
9 / 366
Anthropology
9 / 1
Journalism and Digital Media
9 / 18

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 4
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 9
1995 1 1
1996 0 1
1997 0 3
1998 0 1
1999 1 3
2000 1 6
2001 4 10
2002 4 7
2003 1 22
2004 1 10
2005 4 17
2006 3 29
2007 13 35
2008 66 60
2009 12 98
2010 18 119
2011 12 76
2012 11 101
2013 36 102
2014 24 132
2015 22 134
2016 18 136
2017 19 170
2018 25 180
2019 25 240
2020 32 340
2021 37 568

Tuition

International studetns 200 per credit (BSD)
Local studetns 100 per credit for 100 and 200 level courses; 150 per credit for 300 and 400 level courses (BSD)

The University of The Bahamas has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT +
Maths | Natural Sciences +
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Architecture, Art Education, Arts and Humanities, Banking, Biology, Business Administration, Business Education, Chemistry, Computer Education, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical Engineering, English, Film, Finance, Foreign Languages Education, French, Geography (Human), History, Home Economics Education, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Humanities and Social Science Education, Information Technology, Island Studies, Journalism, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Music Education, Nursing, Physical Education, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Religious Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Theatre, Tourism
Master Degree Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Hotel and Restaurant, Leadership, Management

General info

Alternative names UB
Founded 1974
Accreditation National Accreditation and Equivalency Council Act of The Bahamas (NAECOB)
Motto Knowledge, Truth, Integrity
Colors pink, orange, brown, yellow, gold
Academic structure Faculty of Business
Faculty of Liberal and Fine Arts
Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences
Faculty of Social and Educational Studies
Affiliations and memberships American Library Association (ALA)
Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)
Association of Caribbean Tertiary Institutions (ACTI)
Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries (ACURIL)
Caribbean Association of Law Libraries
Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
Council of Undergraduate Research
Institute of International Education (IIE)
International Association of Law Libraries (IALL)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
Medical Library Association (MLA)

Location and Contacts

Address University Boulevard, PO Box N 4912
Nassau
Bahamas
City population 274,000
Phone +1 (242) 302 4300
Fax +1 (242) 326 7834

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