Top Ponce County Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 top community colleges in Ponce County, Puerto Rico, serving 3,909 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Puerto Rico is 82% (view national acceptance rates). The student:teacher ratio is 9:1.

Top Ponce County Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • 4820 Candido Hoyos Urb. Perla Del Sur
    Ponce PR  00717
    (787)843-1305

    601 students
  • 1213 Acacia Street Villa Flores Urb
    Ponce PR  00716
    (787)848-1589

    2,607 students
  • Urb Industrial Reparada Marginal St Lot 2
    Ponce PR  00732
    (787)840-2549

    701 students
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