Carr 183 Km 1.7
Caguas, PR 00726
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings
  • Columbia University Center is to provide an educational alternative integrated part of the preferences and interests of our students and uses information and advanced teaching methods. Both in our faculties of commerce and administration, as in the allied health sciences, the arts and technology, we prepare future professionals tempering education over the market and the economy.

School Highlights

Columbia Central University-Caguas serves 1,008 students (57% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 100%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,008 students
  • Private-state tuition: $6,390
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 100%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Columbia Central University-Caguas ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 117 teachers has grown by 350% over five years.
Columbia Central University-Caguas
(PR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools
Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty
117 staff
70 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Columbia Central University-Caguas has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The Columbia Central University-Caguas diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.02. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,008 students
653 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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# Full-Time Students
573 students
534 students
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# Part-Time Students
435 students
119 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Columbia Central University-Caguas.
This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of PR.
# Undergraduate Students
511 students
481 students
# Graduate Students
62 students
88 students
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PR All Graduation Breakdown
% Hispanic
100%
99%
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% Unknown races
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbia Central University-Caguas.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.00
0.02
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$24,500
$20,600
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Columbia Central University-Caguas and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of PR by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $6,390 is less than the state average of $6,810. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$6,390
$6,810
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Columbia Central University-Caguas and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of PR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
95%
97%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Columbia Central University-Caguas and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in PR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$5,064
n/a
Median Debt for Dropouts
$3,500
n/a
Acceptance Rate
n/a
95%
SAT Reading
n/a
32
SAT Math
n/a
32
SAT Writing
n/a
51
ACT Composite
n/a
55
ACT English
n/a
61
ACT Math
n/a
49
ACT Writing
n/a
22
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 1,008 students
  • Private-state tuition: $6,390
  • Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Minority enrollment: 100%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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