7. Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Puerto Rico
Established in 1970, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Puerto Rico (Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Ponce (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants).
This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Arecibo, Mayaguez. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Puerto Rico (PUCPR) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion.
Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Puerto Rico (PUCPR) 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, master degrees in several areas of study.
This 49 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Puerto Rican higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
It takes the 5471 position of the world best universities according to UniRanks.