NUC University serves 25,999 students (16% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 99%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 25,999 students
- Private-state tuition: $6,495
- Acceptance Rate: 49%
- Student:teacher ratio: 29:1
- Minority enrollment: 97%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
NUC University ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:
The teacher population of 905 teachers has grown by 928% over five years.
(PR) Community College Avg.
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Four or more years
Four or more years
The student population of NUC University has grown by 123% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The NUC University diversity score of 0.17 is more than the state average of 0.08. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
% Two or more races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The private state tuition of $11,175 is more than the state average of $6,532. The private state tuition has grown by 72% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does NUC University cost?
NUC University's private state tuition is approximately $6,495.
What is the acceptance rate of NUC University?
The acceptance rate of NUC University is 49%, which is lower than the state average of 84%. NUC University's acceptance rate is ranked among the top community colleges in Puerto Rico with low acceptance rates.
What is NUC University's ranking?
NUC University ranks among the top 20% of community college in Puerto Rico for: Lowest acceptance rates and Largest student body.
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