3. Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Mayagüez
Founded in 1911, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Mayagüez (University of Puerto Rico-Rio, Mayaguez Campus) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Mayagüez (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, Recinto de Mayagüez (UPRM) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution.
Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Mayagüez (UPRM) 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, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
This 107 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. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
It takes the 1638 position of the world best universities according to UniRanks.