Ponce Paramedical College Inc

1213 Acacia Street Villa Flores Urb
Ponce, PR 00716
Tel: (787)848-1589
3,024 students
Private for-profit

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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 21:1.
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 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 113 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
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
59 staff
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 26 7

Student Body

The student population of 3,024 teachers has grown by 12% 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 state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,024 students
1,266 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students
2,858 students
810 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 166 students
1,017 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
100%
7%
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 0.53
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Puerto Rico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,118 per year for in-state students and $1,118 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $6,966 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Puerto Rico is 85%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.00, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Puerto Rico is Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.