Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico

School Highlights
  • Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico serves 412 students (94% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 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%.
  • Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico is the only community colleges within Aguadilla County, PR.
  • The nearest community college to Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico is ICPR Junior College-Mayaguez (17.6 miles away).

Top Placements

Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico places among the top 20% of community colleges in Puerto Rico for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico(PR) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty42 staff45 staff
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Number of Programs Offered1716

Student Body

  • The student population of Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico has declined by 50% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico 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 Enrollment412 students839 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:127:1
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# Full-Time Students389 students701 students
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# Part-Time Students23 students138 students
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% Hispanic
100%
99%
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Diversity Score0.000.02
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College Completion Rate
70%
52%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$17,700$20,500
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid98%97%
    This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Universal Technology College of Puerto Rico and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in PR by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
    Median Debt for Graduates--
    Median Debt for Dropouts--
    Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    Nearby Schools

    • College Location Mi. Students
    • ICPR Junior College-Mayaguez
      Private, for profit
      490 students | 17.60 Mi80 West McKinley St
      Mayaguez PR  00681
      (787)832-6000
      17.60490
    • 1,460 students | 28.70 MiArecibo Centro Plz Ave Manuel Perez Aviles
      Arecibo PR  00612
      (787)879-5044
      28.701,460
    • 1,385 students | 32.60 MiCarr. # 10 Km. 52.2
      Utuado PR  00641
      (787)894-2828
      32.601,385
    • 407 students | 33.10 Mi3 Betances St
      Yauco PR  00698
      (787)856-0845
      33.10407
    • ICPR Junior College-Arecibo
      Private, for profit
      576 students | 36.40 Mi20 San Patricio
      Arecibo PR  00614
      (787)878-6000
      36.40576
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