Ponce Health Sciences University serves 699 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 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 99%.
- Enrollment: 699 students
- Acceptance Rate: 16%
- Student:teacher ratio: 1:1
- Minority enrollment: 98%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
The teacher population of 479 teachers has grown by 625% over five years.
Ponce Health Sciences University
(PR) Community College Avg.
Medical schools and medical centers
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Four or more years
Four or more years
The student population of Ponce Health Sciences University has declined by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Ponce Health Sciences University diversity score of 0.22 is more than the state average of 0.08. The school's diversity has grown by 202% 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
% 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)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
% 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
What is the acceptance rate of Ponce Health Sciences University?
The acceptance rate of Ponce Health Sciences University is 16%, which is lower than the state average of 84%. Ponce Health Sciences University's acceptance rate is ranked among the top community colleges in Puerto Rico with low acceptance rates.
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