Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami Campus

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School Overview

Founded in 1966, the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico (abbreviated PUPR) (locally referred to as “Poly” or “La Poly” privately owned and operated, four-year university based in San Juan, Puerto Rico. PUPR also has a branch campus located in Miami, Florida. PUPR Miami offers career-focused programs in various fields of study and disciplines such as computer science, business administration and engineering. Degrees offered at PUPR Miami include Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management (BSOM), Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS), Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science (BACS), Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Engineering Management (MEM). The Miami campus is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges (MSCHE) and licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education (CIE). It also holds specialized accreditation status through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) and the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB).

General Information

8180 N.W. 36 St., Suite 401, Miami, FL 33166

Main Number:(305) 418-4220
Web Address:www.pupr.edu/miami
Type of Institution:Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards Offered:Bachelor’s degree
Master’s degree
Campus setting:Rural: Fringe
On-campus housing:No
Student Population:248 (169 undergraduate)
Ratio of students to faculty:17 to 1

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $11,790 $11,790 $11,790 $11,820 +0.25%
Books and Supplies $813 $860 $864 $864 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $12,603 $12,650 $12,654 $12,684 +0.24%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $7,110
In-state Student Fees $480
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $7,110
Out-of-state Student Fees $480

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 1 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 1 100% $889 $889
• Federal grants 1 100% $889 $889
• Pell grants 1 100% $889 $889
• Other federal grants 0 0% $0
Local and state government scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Institutional scholarships or grants 0 0% $0
Student loan financial aid 1 100% $10,395 $10,395
• Federal student loans 1 100% $10,395 $10,395
• Other student loans 0 0% $0

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS DOC/PHD AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 25 7
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 21 2
Business Administration and Management, General 14 2
Non-profit/public/organizational Management 7
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 4
Computer and Information Sciences, General 4
Engineering 5
Engineering, Other 5
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

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Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:
Website:www.pupr.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.pupr.edu
Address:8180 N.W. 36 St., Suite 401, Miami, FL 33166
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:136
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):100%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:0 (0% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$11,940
Out-of-state Tuition:$11,940
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,775

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Engineering1
Grand total32

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$11,940
Out-of-state$11,940
Books and supplies$2,110

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,710
Out-of-state$7,710

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1100%
Grant or scholarship aid1100%$5,775
Student loan aid00%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3058%$1,142
Federal student loans3975%$3,407

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment136
Undergraduate enrollment63
Graduate enrollment73

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Miami Accreditation

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