University of Puerto Rico-Carolina
University of Puerto Rico-Carolina places among the top 20% of community colleges in Puerto Rico for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body
- Student Earnings Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation)
- Diversity Average community college minority breakdown
- The teacher population of 140 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|University of Puerto Rico-Carolina||(PR) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||Four or more years||Four or more years|
|Institution Control||Public||Private, for profit|
|Total Faculty||140 staff||45 staff|
|Total Enrollment||3,843 students||839 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||27:1||27:1|
|# Full-Time Students||-||701 students|
|# Part-Time Students||-||138 students|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$31,400||$20,700|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to University of Puerto Rico-Carolina is Universidad Del Este (1.5 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 13,331 students | 1.50 MiCarr. # 190 Esq. Calle 220 Bo. Sabana Abajo
Carolina,  PR  00985
- 892 students | 3.20 Mi1206 13th. Street Ext San Agustin
San Juan,  PR  00926
- 1,187 students | 4.30 Mi427 Avenida Barbosa
San Juan,  PR  00917
- 688 students | 4.60 Mi558 Munoz Rivera Avenue
San Juan,  PR  00919
- n/a students | 4.60 Mi1315 PONCE DE LEON AVE.
San Juan,  PR  00910
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