Universidad Central de Bayamon in Bayamón

Bayamón, PR

Universidad Central de Bayamon offers 210-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 20:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 50%. 32.5% are women, and 67.5% are men. 1% percents of international students. Universidad Central de Bayamon is a member of 2 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at Universidad Central de Bayamon is 7040$, that is at the level of national average. 46% of full-time Universidad Central de Bayamon students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average. Average salary after attending is $18,500, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Universidad Central de Bayamon is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$7,040
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By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Universidad Central de Bayamon students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$6,773
$30,001 - $48,000$7,826
$48,001 - $75,000$9,830
$75,001 - $110,000$10,222
$110,001+--

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record

Recommended:

  • Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: -

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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20%

Types of financial aids

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1724 of Universidad Central de Bayamon undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 92 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Universidad Central de Bayamon number 31 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Puerto Rico.

Students at Universidad Central de Bayamon awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Salary After Attending

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$18,500

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Universidad Central de Bayamon.

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of other national athletic association not listed above

Graduation Rate

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46%
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Universidad Central de Bayamon graduation rate is below the national average.

46% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Universidad Central de Bayamon completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare educational institutions.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

3 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record

Recommended:

  • Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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50%

In comparison to National Average

Universidad Central de Bayamon acceptance rate is below national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 72%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 22%.

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50%
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In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $0 - $10k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 72%, so Universidad Central de Bayamon acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 22%.

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50%
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Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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87%

Total

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73%

Full time

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14%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

65%

Part-time retention rate

53%

The Universidad Central de Bayamon full-time retention rate is 65% and part-time retention rate is 53%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are counted in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important index: if it is high, it shows that school offers quality curriculum, pleasant student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Universidad Central de Bayamon is 20:1, that means that for every 20 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

20:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

20
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1%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Universidad Central de Bayamon the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Universidad Central de Bayamon and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Universidad Central de Bayamon

The campus located by Avenida Zaya Verde Reparto La Milagrosa address in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.

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Universidad Central de Bayamon in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Universidad Central de Bayamon with 0.42% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Universidad Central de Bayamon are robbery, aggravated assault, and burglary.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Universidad Central de Bayamon offers 210 programs in total: 105 are for Bachelor's degree, 75 - for Master's degree, 24 - for Associate's degree, 3 - for less than 1-year certificate programs, and 3 are 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs.

This is the highest number of programs in comparison with other 23 universities in Bayamón Municipio county, with one of the highest number of Bachelor's degree and Master's degree programs offered. Universidad Central de Bayamon is one of the few institutions in Bayamón Municipio that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Puerto Rico state average data to help you compare.

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Universidad Central de Bayamon provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 692 students with 18705 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 194 with 4381 credit hours.

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Location & Website

Address: Avenida Zaya Verde La Milagrosa Barrio Hato Tejas

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Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +78778630302100

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: ucb.edu.pr

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