Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Urb Industrial Reparada Marginal St Lot 2
Ponce, PR 00732

School Highlights

Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences serves 701 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 100%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 273 teachers has grown by 259% over five years.
Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences(PR) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty273 staff45 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences has grown by 46% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five years.
The Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences diversity score of 0.02 is equal to the state average of 0.02. The school's diversity has declined by 80% over five years.
Total Enrollment701 students839 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:127:1
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# Full-Time Students701 students701 students
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% Hispanic
99%
99%
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% White
1%
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% Unknown races
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1%
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Diversity Score0.020.02
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Finances and Admission

Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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

The average community college acceptance rate in Puerto Rico is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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.