Ponce Health Sciences University

Urb Villa Flores Calle Acacia #1213
Ponce, PR 00731
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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%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 479 teachers has grown by 530% over five years.
Ponce Health Sciences University(PR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: High Research ActivityMaster's Colleges & Universities: Small Programs
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate not-for-profit
Total Faculty479 staff70 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 Enrollment586 students653 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio1:111:1
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# Full-Time Students582 students534 students
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# Part-Time Students4 students119 students
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# Undergraduate Students23 students481 students
# Graduate Students582 students88 students
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% Asian
1%
-
% Hispanic
93%
99%
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% White
2%
-
% Unknown races
4%
1%
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Diversity Score0.130.02
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%97%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Acceptance Rate16%95%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Ponce Health Sciences University is Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto De Ponce (1.4 miles away).
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