388 Zona Industrial Reparada 2
Ponce, PR 00716
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School Highlights

Ponce Health Sciences University serves 586 students (99% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the state community college average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 100%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 586 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 16%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 1:1
  • Minority enrollment: 98%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Ponce Health Sciences University ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Puerto Rico for:

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School Overview

The teacher population of 479 teachers has grown by 530% over five years.
Ponce Health Sciences University
(PR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
Master's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs
Institution Level
Less than 2 yrs
Four or more years
Institution Control
Public
Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty
479 staff
70 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Ponce Health Sciences University has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The Ponce Health Sciences University diversity score of 0.13 is more than the state average of 0.02. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
586 students
653 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
1:1
11:1
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# Full-Time Students
582 students
534 students
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# Part-Time Students
4 students
119 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Ponce Health Sciences University.
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# Undergraduate Students
23 students
481 students
# Graduate Students
582 students
88 students
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PR All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
1%
n/a
% Hispanic
93%
99%
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% White
2%
n/a
% Unknown races
4%
1%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ponce Health Sciences University.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in PR.
Diversity Score
0.13
0.02
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
100%
97%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Ponce Health Sciences University 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.
Acceptance Rate
16%
95%
This chart display the percent admitted of Ponce Health Sciences University and the community college average percent admitted of PR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
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: 586 students
  • Acceptance Rate: 16%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 1:1
  • Minority enrollment: 98%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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