4,868
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
56
56%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Inter American University of Puerto Rico, Ponce Campus is a Comprehensive institution located in Mercedita, PR, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 104 Turpo Industrial Park, Road #1
Mercedita, PR  00715-1602
Contact Mr. Franco Diaz
Admissions Officer
Email: fidiaz@ponce.inter.edu
Phone: 787-284-1912
Fax: 787-841-0103

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English As A Second/foreign Language (teaching) Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Licensed Practical/vocational Nurse Training Checkmark
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Occupational Therapist Assistant Checkmark
Optometric Technician Checkmark
Physical Therapy Technology Checkmark
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Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,646
Applied
925
Accepted
4,868
Enrolled
56%
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Female Admissions

971
Females Applied
546
Females Accepted
56%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

675
Males Applied
379
Males Accepted
56%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
2.75
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen May 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer May 15th Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

4,392
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Fees

690
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition deferred payment Yes

Financial Aid

0
Avg. Loan Aid
0
Avg. Grant Aid
3,852
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
93% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
10%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
0%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

4,868
Total undergrad students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 99.57%
Black or African American 0.02%
White or Caucasian 0.21%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.14%
Asian 0.04%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.02%

Gender

Male (40.57%)
Female (59.43%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Welcoming of New Students, Students Athletes Presentation and Puerto Rican Culture Festival

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Association of Future Teachers of Special Education, Hotel Management Association, American Chemical Society (ACS), Criminal Justice Association and Students Board of Honor Program

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No Checkmark No
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Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
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Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark No
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Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
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Wrestling Checkmark No No

Faculty

284
Total Faculty
30:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 98
Part-time - 186
Male - 128
Female - 156