University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences

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2020 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,464
5.88% growth from 2019
2018 Student Loan
1.94%
Default Rate
2020 Enrolled Students
2,218
94.9% Full-Time

About

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is a higher education institution located in San Juan Municipio, PR. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences were Registered Nursing (68 degrees awarded), Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences (17 degrees), and Clinical Laboratory Technologist (9 degrees).

In 2020, 712 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences. 69.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 30.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (708 degrees), 236 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (3 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is $4,464, which is $−9,936 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,400).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is $4,464, which is $−9,936 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,400).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $N/A.

In 2020, 75% of undergraduate students attending University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 26% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$4,464
2020 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2020, the cost of tuition at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was $4,464. The cost of tuition at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is $−9,936 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,400).

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Average Net Price

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2020 Value

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

75%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
26%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

75% of undergraduate students at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences received financial aid through grants or loans in 2020. This represents a decline of 5.06% with respect to 2019, when 79% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
1.94%
2018 Default Rate
8
Number of Defaults

In 2018 the default rate for borrower's at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was 1.94%, which represents 8 out of the 412 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences has a total enrollment of 2,218 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is 2,104 students and the part-time enrollment is 114. This means that 94.9% of students enrolled at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences, both undergraduate and graduate, is 99.8% Hispanic or Latino, 0.135% White, 0.0451% Asian, 0% Black or African American, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (77.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (22.2%) and Asian Male (0%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (64.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (35.1%) and White Male (0.113%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

94.9%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,218 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is 2,104 and the part-time enrollment is 114. This means that 94.9% of students enrolled at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are enrolled full-time compared with 68.5% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

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N/A 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 University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was N/A%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71.5%), University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences had a retention rate approximately the same as its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    2,214
  2. White
    3
  3. Asian
    1

The enrolled student population at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is 99.8% Hispanic or Latino, 0.135% White, 0.0451% Asian, 0% Black or African American, 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, 0% Two or More Races, and 0% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44% White, 17.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.4% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2020, 284 more women than men received degrees from University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is hispanic or latino (708 degrees awarded). There were 236 times more hispanic or latino graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (3 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is Registered Nursing (68 degrees awarded), followed by Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences (17 degrees) and Clinical Laboratory Technologist (9 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (641 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (34 degrees), and Biology (32 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 University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Registered nurses (1,408,768 people), Physicians (528,201 people), Other managers (350,870 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (333,623 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (254,364 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Health (641 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (34 degrees), Biology (32 degrees), and Social Sciences (5 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Surgeons, Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists, Physicians, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Health (641 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (34 degrees), Biology (32 degrees), and Social Sciences (5 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,003,534 people), Elementary & secondary schools (631,555 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (571,143 people), Offices of physicians (397,854 people), and Outpatient care centers (331,442 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Health (641 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (34 degrees), Biology (32 degrees), and Social Sciences (5 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 University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences.
Most Common
  1. 68 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 17 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 9 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common bachelors degree concentration at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was Registered Nursing with 68 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

214
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2020
498
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2020

In 2020, 214 degrees were awarded to men at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences, which is 0.43 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (498).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2020, 51 degrees were awarded to men at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences in Medicine, which is 0.927 times less than the 55 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2020, 55 degrees were awarded to women at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences in Medicine, which is 1.08 times more than the 51 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

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Highest Graduation Rate (N/A%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is N/A and N/A (N/A% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (72.4%).

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.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    708 degrees awarded
  2. White
    3 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    1 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is hispanic or latino (708 degrees awarded). There were 236 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (3 degrees).

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

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    496 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Male
    212 degrees awarded
  3. White Female
    2 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is hispanic or latino female (496 degrees awarded). There were 2.34 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (212 degrees).

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Operations

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences has an endowment valued at nearly $2.23M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.23M (99.9%), compared to the 1.87% average return ($195k on $10.4M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2020, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences had a total salary expenditure of $370M. University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences employs 165 Professors, 62 Associate professors, and 56 Assistant professors. Most academics at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Female Professors (97), Male Professors(68), and Female Associate professors (41).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are: Office and Administrative Support, with 257 employees, Service, with 102 employees, and Management with 95 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$2.23M
2020 Endowment
InfinityM%
growth from 2019

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences has an endowment valued at about $2.23M, as of the end of the 2020 fiscal year. The endowment of University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences grew InfinityM% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $8.2M lower than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $34.9M - Federal
  2. $11.4M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2020, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences received $34.9M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $11.4M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$147M
2020 Salaries
7.1%
decline from 2019

In 2020, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences paid a median of $147M in salaries, which represents 39.7% of their overall expenditure ($370M) and a 7.1% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.16% growth from 2018 and a 4.58% decline from 2017.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.95M (42.1% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$28.9M
Instructional Salaries
334
Number of Employees

In 2020, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences paid a total of $28.9M to 334 employees working as instructors, which represents 19.7% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $855k (29%) for similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor
Most Common Instructor
165 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
257 Employees

In 2020, the most common positions for instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences were Professor with 165 employees; Associate professor with 62 employees; and Associate professor with 56 employees.

In 2020, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences were Office and Administrative Support with 257 employees; Service with 102 employees; and Management with 95 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Professor
  2. Male Professor
  3. Female Associate professor

In 2020, the most common demographic for instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was Female Professor with 97 employees, Male Professor with 68 employees, and Female Associate professor with 41 employees.

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