Caribbean University – Vega Baja

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Caribbean University-Vega Baja Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (787) 858-3668
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
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Address: Carr 671 K.M. 5, Sector El Criollo, Bo. Algarrobo, Vega Baja, PR 00964
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 211
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 38%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 207 (98% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,424
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,424
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,768

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Caribbean University-Vega Baja Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Caribbean University-Vega Baja.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 331
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 24
Health Professions and Related Programs 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 111
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Grand total 696

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Caribbean University-Vega Baja and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $5,424
Out-of-state $5,424
Books and supplies $1,272

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $6,112
Out-of-state $6,112

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 16 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 16 100% $5,768
Student loan aid 2 13% $1,732

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 224 88% $5,148
Federal student loans 103 41% $4,703

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Caribbean University-Vega Baja. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Caribbean University-Vega Baja students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Caribbean University-Vega Baja Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 211
Undergraduate enrollment 200
Graduate enrollment 11

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Caribbean University-Vega Baja Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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