Description

Caribbean University in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico, is a higher learning institution that offers comprehensive educational programs and vocational training.

Undergraduate degrees are available in the following areas of study: Computer Science, Elementary Education, Nursing, Real Estate, and Social Work.

Graduate degrees are also provided in fields such as:

  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • English
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Education

Academics at the school extend to continuing education coursework as well. Some of the special continuing education classes offered are: AutoCAD, Basic Sign Language, Computer Repair, Internet Basics, and Proposal Writing.

The university believes in educating the whole student, and it encourages participation in extracurricular activities. From athletic and cultural opportunities to recreational and social experiences, there are many ways for students to get involved in college life.

Student support services are also provided to those who need counseling in academics, job placement assistance, tutoring assistance, etc.

Admissions requirements to the university vary based on intended programs; however, applicants should be prepared to submit an enrollment application and transcripts. The school will consider GPA and coursework completed.

Financial aid is available to cover tuition costs for those who meet the criteria. Types of federal and state awards include: grants, loans, and work-study programs.

Quick Facts about Caribbean University, Vega Baja

Region

U.S. Territories

Setting

Large Town Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$4,850

Out-of-State Tuition

$4,850

Retention Rate

69%

Enrollment

921

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
711
Freshman Class
128
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
921

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
77%
Graduate
23%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
90%
Part-Time
10%

Gender of Students

Women
71%
Men
29%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
100%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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