Ponce Paramedical College Inc

1213 Acacia Street Villa Flores Urb
Ponce, PR 00716-2901
Tel: (787)848-1589
School Highlights
  • Ponce Paramedical College Inc serves 2,607 students (96% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 31:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 100%.
  • Ponce Paramedical College Inc is one of 2 community colleges within Ponce County, PR.
  • The nearest community college is Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto De Ponce (0.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Ponce Paramedical College Inc(PR) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty110 staff30 staff
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered2515

Student Body

  • The student population of 2,607 has declined by 24% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is equal to the state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,607 students714 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio24:131:1
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,494 students610 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students113 students104 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Enrollment Breakdown PR All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Hispanic (2007-2016)
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Ethnicity Breakdown PR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.000.00
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$17,600$20,500
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%95%
    Ponce Paramedical College Inc % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
    Median Debt for Graduates$2,386$2,525
    Ponce Paramedical College Inc Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
    Median Debt for Dropouts$1,348$2,240
    Ponce Paramedical College Inc Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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