As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras offers 13 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 408 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 371 Bachelor's degrees, 22 Doctoral degrees, and 15 Master's degrees.
University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez offers 19 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 411 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 351 Bachelor's degrees, 51 Master's degrees, and 9 Doctoral degrees.
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro offers 5 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 75 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 73 Bachelor's degrees, and 2 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras San Juan, PR||20 : 1||14,395|
|University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez Mayaguez, PR||27 : 1||12,954|
|University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences San Juan, PR||6 : 1||2,207|
|University of Puerto Rico-Cayey Cayey, PR||23 : 1||2,885|
|University of Puerto Rico-Humacao Humacao, PR||21 : 1||3,218|
|Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Ponce, PR||32 : 1||7,152|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-San German San German, PR||46 : 1||4,404|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon Bayamon, PR||50 : 1||4,500|
|University of Puerto Rico-Aguadilla Aguadilla, PR||29 : 1||2,762|
|University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon Bayamon, PR||27 : 1||3,937|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro San Juan, PR||42 : 1||7,791|
|University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo Arecibo, PR||21 : 1||3,545|
|Universidad Ana G. Mendez-Gurabo Campus Gurabo, PR||77 : 1||15,464|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Barranquitas Barranquitas, PR||56 : 1||1,673|
|University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Ponce, PR||35 : 1||2,540|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo Arecibo, PR||54 : 1||4,063|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Aguadilla Aguadilla, PR||51 : 1||4,003|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Guayama Guayama, PR||60 : 1||1,805|
|Universidad del Sagrado Corazon Santurce, PR||66 : 1||4,751|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce Mercedita, PR||44 : 1||4,409|