University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon in Bayamon

Bayamon, PR

University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon offers 48-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 23:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 26%. 48.2% are women, and 51.8% are men. University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon is a member of 4 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon is 4267$, that is at the level of national average. 37% of full-time University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon students completed their education in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is at the level of national average.

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 University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon is a public and non-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 pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$4,267
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By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$3,770
$30,001 - $48,000$5,160
$48,001 - $75,000$6,339
$75,001 - $110,000$6,584
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Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school record
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Recommended:

    Neither required nor recommended:

    • Secondary school rank
    • Completion of college-preparatory program
    • Recommendations
    • Formal demonstration of competencies
    • Admission test scores
    • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

    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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    24%

    Types of financial aids

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    3335 of University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon undergraduates were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 67 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon number 18 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Puerto Rico.

    Students at University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal grant aid.

    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

    Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

    Disability services

    5%

    Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

    Undergraduate 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 University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon.

    Weekend/evening college

    Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

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

    Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.

    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 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
    • NCAA/NAIA member for basketball
    • NCAA/NAIA member for cross country/track

    Graduation Rate

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    37%
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    University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon graduation rate is below the national average.

    37% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to University of Puerto Rico-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 a huge number of students. This indicator 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 perception. 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 applicants to one enrolled

    5 : 1

    Admission considerations

    Required:

    • Secondary school GPA
    • Secondary school record
    • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

    Recommended:

      Neither required nor recommended:

      • Secondary school rank
      • Completion of college-preparatory program
      • Recommendations
      • Formal demonstration of competencies
      • Admission test scores
      • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

      Acceptance Rate

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

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      26%

      In comparison to National Average

      University of Puerto Rico-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 46%.

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      26%
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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 University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 46%.

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      26%
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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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      89%

      Total

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      79%

      Full time

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      10%

      Part time

      Retention rate

      Full-time retention rate

      90%

      Part-time retention rate

      100%

      The University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon full-time retention rate is 90% and part-time retention rate is 100%.

      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 included in the retention rate.

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

      Student Body

      The student-to-faculty ratio at University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon is 23:1, that means that for every 23 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

      23:1
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      Men/Women

      Race/ethnicity breakdown

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      Students enrollment in distance education

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      In University of Puerto Rico-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 University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Puerto Rico.

      Campus Safety

      The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

      The campus located by Road 174 #170 Minillas Industrial Park address in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.

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      Main Campus 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 University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon with 0.46% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are motor vehicle theft, burglary, and robbery.

      Academic Programs

      Number of degree programs offered

      University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon offers 48 programs in total: 36 are for Bachelor's degree and 12 are Associate's degree.

      This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 23 universities in Bayamón Municipio county. University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon is one of the few institutions in Bayamón Municipio that offers an Associate's degree 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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      University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

      In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 4741 students with 134278 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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      Location & Website

      Address: Road 174 #170 Minillas Industrial Park

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      Religious affiliation: Not applicable

      Calendar system: Semester

      General Phone Number: +78799300003026

      Institution is active in current year: 1

      Institution's internet website address: uprb.edu

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