University of the Southern Caribbean Rankings

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Ranking Category
#9490 of 14,131 In the World
#716 of 1,756 In Latin America
#3 of 7 In Trinidad and Tobago
#1 of 2 In St. Joseph

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Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate67%
Admissions Requirements5 GCE/CSEC Subjects, including Maths, English and Science
Academic CalendarSeptember to August (3 terms)

We've calculated the 67% acceptance rate for University of the Southern Caribbean based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


International studetns 130 per credit hour (USD)
Local studetns 832 per credit hour (TTD)

The University of the Southern Caribbean has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of the Southern Caribbean.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes No No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry Yes No No
Computer Science Yes No No
Economics Yes No No
Engineering Yes No No
Environmental Science Yes No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics Yes No No
Medicine Yes Yes No
Physics Yes No No
Psychology Yes Yes No
Associate Degree Computer Science, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Music, Nursing
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Behavioural Sciences, Biology, Computer Science, Consumer Studies, Criminal Law, Criminology, Dietetics, Economics, Educational Sciences, English, Family Studies, Finance, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Management, Marketing, Music, Nursing, Nutrition, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Psychology, Religion, Social Work, Theology, Tourism
Master's Degree Accountancy, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Finance, Health Administration, Human Resources, Leadership, Management, Marketing, Occupational Therapy, Pastoral Studies, Protective Services, Psychology, Theology
Postgraduate Diploma Education

Notable alumni

  1. Lloyd J. Richardson

    Lloyd J. Richardson
    1950-.. (age 74)

    Lloyd Josiah Richardson is a Sint Maarten politician of the United People's Party (UPP). He has been a member of Parliament since 10 October 2010, serving as President of Parliament from 1 December 2014 to 12 October 2015.

University of the Southern Caribbean faculties and divisions

School : Business Accountancy, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Management, Marketing
School : Education and Humanities Educational Sciences, Music, Teacher Training
School : Science, Technology and Allied Health Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Nursing, Physics, Technology
School : Social Sciences Behavioural Sciences, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology
School : Theology and Religion Religion, Theology

General information

Alternative names USC
Founded 1927
Accreditation Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT); Ministry of Education of Trinidad and Tobago
Motto Beyond Excellence
Colors green, gold

Location and contacts

Address P.O. Box 175
Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago
City population 8,000

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