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.
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-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|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Bayamon Bayamon, PR||50 : 1||4,500|
|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|
|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|
|Universidad del Sagrado Corazon Santurce, PR||66 : 1||4,751|
|Mech-Tech College Caguas, PR||31 : 1||2,608|
|Universidad Ana G. Mendez-Carolina Campus Carolina, PR||73 : 1||9,676|
|Universidad Central de Bayamon Bayamón, PR||40 : 1||1,286|
|Universidad Ana G. Mendez-Cupey Campus San Juan, PR||62 : 1||10,516|
|EDIC College Caguas, PR||46 : 1||2,161|
|Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Fajardo Fajardo, PR||47 : 1||1,937|
|Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto de San Juan San Juan, PR||11 : 1||368|
|Humacao Community College Humacao, PR||15 : 1||411|
|Universidad Central Del Caribe Bayamon, PR||59 : 1||534|
|Instituto Tecnologico de Puerto Rico-Recinto de Manati Manati, PR||13 : 1||604|