University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

San Juan, PR
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University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras Review

San Juan, PR, 39 Ponce de Leon Ave
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Career Preparation A
Students and Culture A
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups A+
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University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 16,454 students and offering 104 degrees in San Juan, PR.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
564 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
23
Community Psychology
1
Comparative Literature
33
History
4
4
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
1
Language Interpretation and Translation
10
1
Library and Information Science
6
Linguistics
2
2
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
57
Philosophy
8
2
Political Science
67
Psychology
158
17
Public Administration
19
Social Sciences
14
Social Work
47
35
5
Sociology
46
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
452 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
American History (United States)
8
Art Studies
2
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
17
Child Care and Support Services Management
21
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
4
3
Curriculum and Instruction
9
19
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
4
Educational Evaluation and Research
1
Educational Leadership and Administration
9
12
Elementary Education and Teaching
91
English Language and Literature
4
English Language and Literature
7
2
European History
20
Exercise Physiology
3
Foreign Languages and Literatures
51
General Studies
6
Secondary Education and Teaching
129
Spanish Language and Literature
12
10
Special Education and Teaching
2
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
5
Technology Teacher Education/industrial Arts Teacher Education
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Mathematics and Science
429 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
234
1
17
Chemistry
58
1
7
Geography
15
Mathematics
5
2
1
Natural Sciences
70
Physical Chemistry
6
Physics
10
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
388 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
157
Commerce
8
2
Business/managerial Economics
3
Economics
30
5
Executive Assistant/executive Secretary
8
Family and Consumer Sciences/human Sciences
1
Finance
36
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
33
International Business
1
Labor and Industrial Relations
23
Marketing/marketing Management
68
Operations Management and Supervision
11
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Legal and Law
170 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies
2
Law
168
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Engineering
127 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architecture
46
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
11
Environmental Design/architecture
52
Environmental Science
14
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Communication and Media
110 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
38
Journalism
27
1
Public Relations/image Management
44
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
93 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
15
Information Science/studies
15
Management Information Systems
18
45
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Healthcare
73 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Foods, Nutrition, and Related Services
3
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
21
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/counselor
49
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Art and Design
63 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
26
Drawing
4
Fine Arts
4
13
Music
8
Painting
2
Photography
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Library and Information Science
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Didactic Program in Dietetics American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Law (LAW) - Professional schools
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BA in Criminal Justice , Class of 2015

The curriculum have many courses for prepare the student for a career in the real world for example have a practice course that bring to the student the oportunity to know the work world. However I think that need some things more.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachellor in Communications, Class of 1994

interships, job fairs, job placement, counselors

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BA in Criminal Justice , Class of 2015

Are good, but need to get better.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachellor in Communications, Class of 1994

Fraternities and sororities, student council, politics, competitive, sports focus, pride, sense of belonging.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BA in Criminal Justice , Class of 2015

Really needs more and better facilities.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachellor in Communications, Class of 1994

Theatre, computer labs, dorms, classrooms, dinning halls, libraries, sports facilities, student lounge, recreational areas, parking, day care,

Rated January 2016
A+ Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BA in Criminal Justice , Class of 2015

The campus has various associations and groups.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachellor in Communications, Class of 1994

University Chorus, the University Sport Team, University "Tuna" (singing group)

Rated January 2016
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