Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro

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2016 Undergraduate Tuition

$6,588

2.81% growth from 2015

2016 Average Net Price

$10,424

After Financial Aid

2015 Student Loan

7.97%

Default Rate

2016 Acceptance Rate

16.5%

3,922 Applicants

2016 Enrolled Students

8,844

79.1% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

36%

264 Graduates

About

In 2016, 1,764 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro. 64.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 35.1% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were hispanic or latino (1,711 degrees), 71.3 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

Costs

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $10,424.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$6,588

2016 Undergraduate Tuition

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Average Net Price

$10,424

2016 Value

0.0192%

1 Year Growth

In 2016 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $10,424. Between 2015 and 2016, the average net price of Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro grew by 0.0192%.

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Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

Other Student Expenses

$7,314

Room and Board

$1,227

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was of $7,314 in 2016. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,227. The cost of room and board did not change between 2015 and 2016. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

79%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

34%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

79% of undergraduate students at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro received grants or loans in 2016. This represents a decline of 1.25% with respect to 2015, when 80% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

Admissions

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro received 3,922 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 3.89% annual growth. Out of those 3,922 applicants, 647 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 16.5% acceptance rate.

There were 8,844 students enrolled at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in 2016, and N/A% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro has an overall enrollment yield of 100%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

16.5%

Acceptance Rate in 2016

647

Accepted Out of 3,922

In 2016, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was 16.5% (647 admissions from 3,922 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2015, which was 19.5%. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of applicants grew by 3.89%, while admissions declined by -122%.

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SAT Scores

N/A%

Submission Percentage

N/A

Scores Submitted

N/A% of enrolled first-time students at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in 2016 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro has a total enrollment of 8,844 students. The full-time enrollment at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is 6,997 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,847. This means that 79.1% of students enrolled at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, both undergraduate and graduate, is 98.3% Hispanic or Latino, 0.701% White, 0.656% Black or African American, 0.17% Asian, 0.17% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0.0339% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (54.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (43%) and White Female (0.742%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority Hispanic or Latino Female (68.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (30.8%) and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders Female (0.373%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

79.1%

Full-Time Enrollment

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Retention Rate over Time

71%

2016 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was 71%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (83%), Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    8,691

  2. White

    62

  3. Black or African American

    58

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Graduates

In 2016, 526 more women than men received degrees from Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro. The majority of degree recipients at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are hispanic or latino (1,711 degrees awarded). There were 71.3 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is Registered Nursing (239 degrees awarded), followed by Criminal Justice - Safety Studies (99 degrees) and General Psychology (94 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Public Administration and Social Service (188 degrees awarded), Protective Services (164 degrees), and Psychology (163 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Physicians & surgeons (440,187 people), Social workers (341,140 people), Miscellaneous managers (282,522 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (249,669 people), and Counselors (228,409 people).

The most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Public Administration and Social Service (188 degrees awarded), Protective Services (164 degrees), Psychology (163 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (46 degrees), and Biology (98 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Public relations specialists, Physicians & surgeons, Financial analysts, Chief executives & legislators, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents

The most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Public Administration and Social Service (188 degrees awarded), Protective Services (164 degrees), Psychology (163 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (46 degrees), and Biology (98 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Hospitals (724,422 people), Elementary & secondary schools (586,908 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (420,771 people), Justice, public order, & safety activities (420,579 people), and Outpatient care centers (264,361 people).

The most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Public Administration and Social Service (188 degrees awarded), Protective Services (164 degrees), Psychology (163 degrees), Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (46 degrees), and Biology (98 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro.

Most Common

  1. 239 degrees awarded

  2. 99 degrees awarded

  3. 94 degrees awarded

In 2016, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was Registered Nursing with 239 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 619

  2. 1,145

In 2016, 619 degrees were awarded to men at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, which is 0.541 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (1,145).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2016, 73 degrees were awarded to men at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in Registered Nursing, which is 0.44 times less than the 166 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2016, 166 degrees were awarded to women at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in Registered Nursing, which is 2.27 times more than the 73 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

19%

100% Completion Time

33%

150% Completion Time

In 2016, 19% of students graduating from Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 33% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 38% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Doctoral Universities Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

Hispanic or Latino Female

Highest Graduation Rate (42.1%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is Female and Hispanic or Latino (42.1% graduation rate). Across all Doctoral Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0% of graduates (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    1,711 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    24 degrees awarded

  3. White

    17 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is hispanic or latino (1,711 degrees awarded). There were 71.3 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (24 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. Hispanic or Latino Female

    1,107 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino Male

    604 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    18 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is hispanic or latino female (1,107 degrees awarded). There were 1.83 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (604 degrees).

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Operations

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $388 (N/A%), compared to the 1.54% average return ($4.18M on $271M) across all Doctoral Universities.

In 2015, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro had a total expenditure of $N/A. Of that $N/A, they spent $28M on salaries and $N/A on benefits.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro employs 73 Associate professors, 65 Professors, and 38 Assistant professors. Most academics at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Female Associate professors (37), Female Professors(36), and Male Associate professors (36).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are: Office and Administrative Support, with 117 employees, Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 70 employees, and Management with 66 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A

2015 Endowment

0%

growth from 2014

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.77M - Federal

  2. $380k - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2015, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro received $1.77M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $380k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$28M

Salary Expenditure

$N/A

Benefits Expenditure

In 2015, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro had a total expenditure of $N/A. Of that $N/A, they spent $28M on salaries and $N/A on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

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Salary Expenditure

$28M

2015 Salaries

2.09%

decline from 2014

In 2015, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro paid a median of $28M in salaries, which represents N/A% of their overall expenditure ($N/A) and a 2.09% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.852% decline from 2013 and a 0.0619% decline from 2012.

Instructional Salaries

$11.9M

Instructional Salaries

200

Number of Employees

In 2015, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro paid a total of $11.9M to 200 employees working as instructors, which represents 42.6% of all salaries paid.

Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Associate professor

Most Common Instructor

73 Employees

Office and Administrative Support

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

117 Employees

In 2016, the most common positions for instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro were Associate professor with 73 employees; Professor with 65 employees; and Professor with 38 employees.

In 2016, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro were Office and Administrative Support with 117 employees; Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 70 employees; and Management with 66 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Female Associate professor

  2. Female Professor

  3. Male Associate professor

In 2016, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was Female Associate professor with 37 employees, Female Professor with 36 employees, and Male Associate professor with 36 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro.

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