University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,216
7.83% growth from 2018
2017 Student Loan
1.88%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
2,207
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 (76 degrees awarded), Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences (22 degrees), and Veterinary Technician & Veterinary Assistant (15 degrees).

In 2019, 813 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences. 68.9% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 31.1% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (810 degrees), 270 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 $4,216, which is $−10,284 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is $4,216, which is $−10,284 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

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

In 2019, 79% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 23% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$4,216
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was $4,216. The cost of tuition at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is $−10,284 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,500).

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Average Net Price

$N/A
2019 Value

In 2019 University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $N/A. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences grew by 0%.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

79%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
23%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

79% of undergraduate students at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 3.95% with respect to 2018, when 76% 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.
1.88%
2017 Default Rate
9
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was 1.88%, which represents 9 out of the 479 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 2,207 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is 2,094 students and the part-time enrollment is 113. 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 99.7% Hispanic or Latino, 0.181% White, 0.0906% 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 (77.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (22.3%) and Asian Male (0%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (63.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (35.8%) and Asian 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 2,207 students. The full-time enrollment at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is 2,094 and the part-time enrollment is 113. This means that 94.9% of students enrolled at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are enrolled full-time compared with 70.4% 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 (72%), 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
    2,201
  2. White
    4
  3. Asian
    2

The enrolled student population at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is 99.7% Hispanic or Latino, 0.181% White, 0.0906% 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 44.8% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.5% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2019, 307 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 (810 degrees awarded). There were 270 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 (76 degrees awarded), followed by Other Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences (22 degrees) and Veterinary Technician & Veterinary Assistant (15 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 (718 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (52 degrees), and Biology (33 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 (1,495,697 people), Physicians (533,455 people), Other managers (382,620 people), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (334,200 people), and Postsecondary teachers (246,405 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Health (718 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (52 degrees), Biology (33 degrees), and Social Sciences (10 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, Actuaries, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Physicians, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents

The most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Health (718 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (52 degrees), Biology (33 degrees), and Social Sciences (10 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 (2,016,039 people), Elementary & secondary schools (642,330 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (593,213 people), Offices of physicians (452,641 people), and Outpatient care centers (366,252 people).

The most specialized majors at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Health (718 degrees awarded), Interdisciplinary Studies (52 degrees), Biology (33 degrees), and Social Sciences (10 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. 76 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 22 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 15 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was Registered Nursing with 76 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

253
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
560
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 253 degrees were awarded to men at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences, which is 0.452 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (560).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 62 degrees were awarded to men at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences in Medicine, which is 1.41 times more than the 44 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 63 degrees were awarded to women at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences in Registered Nursing, which is 4.85 times more than the 13 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

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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 (69.1%).

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, N/A% of graduates (N/A students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

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

The most common race/ethnicity at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is hispanic or latino (810 degrees awarded). There were 270 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 Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    559 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Male
    251 degrees awarded
  3. White Male
    2 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is hispanic or latino female (559 degrees awarded). There were 2.23 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (251 degrees).

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Operations

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences has an endowment valued at nearly $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.9M (NaNM%), compared to the 2.77% average return ($279k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2019, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences had a total salary expenditure of $350M. University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences employs 162 Professors, 63 Associate professors, and 62 No academic ranks. Most academics at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are Female Professors (95), Male Professors(67), and Female No academic ranks (51).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences are: Office and Administrative Support, with 258 employees, Service, with 102 employees, and Management with 95 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$N/A
2019 Endowment
0%
growth from 2018

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences has an endowment valued at about $N/A, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences stayed 0% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $NaNM approximately the same as 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. $43.4M - Federal
  2. $10.7M - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences received $43.4M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $10.7M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$158M
2019 Salaries
1.16%
growth from 2018

In 2019, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences paid a median of $158M in salaries, which represents 45.2% of their overall expenditure ($350M) and a 1.16% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 4.58% decline from 2017 and a 3.93% growth from 2016.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.89M (42.3% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$30.1M
Instructional Salaries
362
Number of Employees

In 2019, University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences paid a total of $30.1M to 362 employees working as instructors, which represents 19.1% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $857k (29.6%) for similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor
Most Common Instructor
162 Employees
Office and Administrative Support
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
258 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences were Professor with 162 employees; Associate professor with 63 employees; and Associate professor with 62 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences were Office and Administrative Support with 258 employees; Service with 102 employees; and Management with 95 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Female Professor
  2. Male Professor
  3. Female No academic rank

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences was Female Professor with 95 employees, Male Professor with 67 employees, and Female No academic rank with 51 employees.

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