Huertas College

School Highlights
  • Huertas College serves 1,184 students (83% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 100%.
  • Huertas College is one of 4 community colleges within Caguas County, PR.
  • The nearest community college to Huertas College is Columbia Central University-Caguas (1.0 miles away).

Top Placements

Huertas College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Huertas College(PR) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty45 staff45 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Huertas College has declined by 31% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The Huertas College 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 Enrollment1,184 students839 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:127:1
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# Full-Time Students986 students701 students
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# Part-Time Students198 students138 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Huertas College.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of PR.
% Hispanic
100%
99%
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Diversity Score0.000.02
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College Completion Rate
39%
50%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$20,700$20,500
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $6,585 is more than the state average of $6,555. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$6,585$6,555
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%97%
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Median Debt for Graduates$5,637$4,500
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Huertas College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in PR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$2,624$2,624
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Huertas College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in PR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,864 students | 1.00 MiCarr 183 Km 1.7
    Caguas PR  00726
    (787)743-4041
    1.001,864
  • EDIC College
    Private, for profit
    1,148 students | 1.90 MiUrb. Caguas Norte, Ave. Rafael Cordero, Calle Génova Num 8
    Caguas PR  00725
    (787)745-7010
    1.901,148
  • Mech-Tech College
    Private, for profit
    3,101 students | 2.30 MiNum 39-40 B St W Industrial Pk
    Caguas PR  00725
    (787)744-1060
    2.303,101
  • Atlantic University College
    Private, non-profit
    1,496 students | 10.70 MiColton St. # 9
    Guaynabo PR  00970
    (787)720-1022
    10.701,496
  • n/a students | 12.00 Mi1315 PONCE DE LEON AVE.
    San Juan PR  00910
    (787)722-2293
    12.00n/a
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Did You Know?
For Puerto Rico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,861 per year for in-state students and $3,583 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $6,555 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Puerto Rico is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Puerto Rico community colleges have a diversity score of 0.02, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Puerto Rico is University of Puerto Rico-Utuado. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.