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 27:1.
  • 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 3 community colleges within Ponce County, PR.
  • The nearest community college to Ponce Paramedical College Inc is Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto De Ponce (0.0 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Ponce Paramedical College Inc(PR) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty110 staff45 staff
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Total Faculty (2007-2016)
Number of Programs Offered2516

Student Body

  • The student population of Ponce Paramedical College Inc has declined by 23% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Ponce Paramedical College Inc diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.02. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,607 students839 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio24:127:1
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,494 students701 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students113 students138 students
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Enrollment Breakdown PR All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
100%
99%
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Hispanic (2007-2016)
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Ethnicity Breakdown PR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.000.02
Ponce Paramedical College Inc Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
45%
42%
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%97%
    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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    Did You Know?
    For Puerto Rico public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,861 per year for in-state students and $3,583 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $6,555 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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    Puerto Rico community colleges have a diversity score of 0.02, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Puerto Rico is University of Puerto Rico-Utuado. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.