9. Universidad de Puerto Rico en Arecibo
Founded in 1967, Universidad de Puerto Rico en Arecibo (University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo Campus) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Arecibo (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants).
Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Universidad de Puerto Rico en Arecibo (UPRA) is a small (enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution.
Universidad de Puerto Rico en Arecibo (UPRA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study.
This 52 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a somewhat selective institution.
It takes the 6300 rank of the world best universities according to UniRanks.