Ponce Paramedical College Inc

1213 Acacia Street Villa Flores Urb
Ponce, PR 00716
Tel: (787)848-1589
3,024 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights:
Ponce Paramedical College Inc serves 3,024 students (95% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 100%.
Ponce Paramedical College Inc is one of 2 community colleges within Ponce Municipio County, PR.
The nearest community college is Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto De Ponce (0.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 113 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
College Ponce Paramedical College Inc Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 113 staff
61 staff
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 26 7

Student Body

The student population of 3,024 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,024 students 1,296 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
21:1
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,858 students
814 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 166 students
1,040 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
100%
21%
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Hispanic (2006-2013)
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.00 0.68
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Ponce Paramedical College Inc % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Puerto Rico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,295 per year for in-state students and $3,295 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $7,101 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Puerto Rico community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.02, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Puerto Rico is Centro de Estudios Multidisciplinarios-Humacao. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.