There are 13 community colleges located throughout Puerto Rico (5 public colleges and 8 private colleges), serving 12,900 students.
For Puerto Rico 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 (view national tuition costs).
Puerto Rico community colleges have a diversity score of 0.02, which is lower than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 100% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 22:1.
Student by Ethnicity
(PR) School Average
Puerto Rico Community Colleges by Town:
- College Location Students
555 students8 Dr Vidal St
Humacao, PR 00791
981 students1206 13th. Street Ext San Agustin
San Juan, PR 00926
78 students427 Barbosa Ave. Third Floor
Hato Rey, PR 00910
767 studentsCalle Genova Num 5 Urb Caguas Norte
Caguas, PR 00725
582 students20 San Patricio
Arecibo, PR 00614
850 students558 Munoz Rivera Avenue
Hato Rey, PR 00919
417 students80 West McKinley St
Mayaguez, PR 00681
763 studentsUrb. Vives Final
Guayama, PR 00785
860 studentsState Road 2 Km.47.3
Manati, PR 00674
580 students4820 Candido Hoyos Urb. Perla Del Sur
Ponce, PR 00717
3,354 studentsNum 39-40 B St W Industrial Pk
Caguas, PR 00725
3,024 students1213 Acacia Street Villa Flores Urb
Ponce, PR 00716
89 studentsAve Ponce de Leon 1315
San Juan, PR 00910
November 05, 2015
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