Columbia Central University Yauco: Review & Facts

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Columbia Central University Yauco is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 375 students enrolled. This college was established in 1966 and is the only school located in Yauco, Puerto Rico.

Academic Offerings

1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at Columbia Central University Yauco.

Columbia Central University Yauco implements a trimester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 5 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Pharmacy, and Graphic Design and Animation. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other schools.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Columbia Central University Yauco student retention rate is very low at 38% (way below Puerto Rico average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Columbia Central University Yauco is pretty good: 13:1. Read more regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is low, about $6,500 per academic year. The additional fees at Columbia Central University Yauco (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $100, which comes to a total of $6,600 annually.

Read the details about Columbia Central University Yauco additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

Dual Credits
The school will consider accepting your credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Columbia Central University Yauco is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Columbia Central University Yauco and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (787) 856-0845 or check Columbia Central University Yauco Website.

Opportunities and Services

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Columbia Central University Yauco, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

At present there is no on-campus housing at Columbia Central University Yauco.

Based on the college crime numbers, Columbia Central University Yauco appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Columbia Central University Yauco Location and Maps

Post Address: Columbia Central University Yauco, 3 Betances St, Yauco, Puerto Rico 00698
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