Ponce Health Sciences University Graduate Schools

Ponce Health Sciences University (referred to as Ponce Health Sciences) is a Private, 4 years school located in Ponce, PR. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Ponce Health Sciences University is $20,961 in average. The school has 1,051 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,074 including undergraduate students.

Ponce Health Sciences University Graduate School Overview

Ponce Health Sciences University (referred to as Ponce Health Sciences) is a Private, 4 years school located in Ponce, PR. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/2003 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Ponce Health Sciences Directory Information
School NamePonce Health Sciences University (Ponce Health Sciences)
AddressUrb Industrial Reparada Marginal St Lot 2, Ponce, PR 00732
Phone787-840-2549
Webhttps://www.psm.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.psm.edu
Financial Infohttps://www.psm.edu
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Ponce Health Sciences University is $20,961 in average. The school has 1,051 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,074 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 12 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Ponce Health Sciences Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$20,961
Student Population1,051
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs12 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio3 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Ponce Health Sciences University is $20,961 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $489.
Ponce Health Sciences 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$18,036
Required Fees$2,925
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$489
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Ponce Health Sciences
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Not Offered
Special learning OpportunitiesNo Special Learning Available or Reported
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Ponce Health Sciences University is $20,961. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 1.83% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$15,032$4,500
2018-2019$16,110$2,550
2019-2020$18,014$2,573
2020-2021$18,036$2,548
2021-2022$18,036$2,925
The graduate school tuition & fees of Ponce Health Sciences is very expensive compared to private graduate schools in Puerto Rico. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Puerto Rico graduate tuition is $5,131 (public) / $5,850 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Ponce Health Sciences University$20,961
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Puerto Rico Graduate Schools$4,652$6,872
Public$4,652$5,131
Private$5,850
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $489 at Ponce Health Sciences University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018-
2018-2019-
2019-2020-
2020-2021$489
2021-2022$489

Graduate Programs at Ponce Health Sciences

Ponce Health Sciences University offers 12 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 244 students have completed their study at Ponce Health Sciences University.
Offered Degrees at Ponce Health Sciences University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree50101
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship3018
Doctor's degree - other2091
Post Master's Degree2034
Total120244
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Ponce Health Sciences University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Neuroscience program with 23 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other) program with 51 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 67 completers.
Ponce Health Sciences University offers 12 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 244 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 101 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 91 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 34 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 51 completers-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)51-
Psychology [+] 18 completers-
Psychology18-
School Psychology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health32$21,000
Total101
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Biomedical Sciences1-
Psychology [+] 9 completers-
Psychology9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 8 completers$40,000
Chiropractic0-
Public Health8-
Total18
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 24 completers-
Clinical Psychology24$31,700
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 67 completers$40,000
Chiropractic0-
Medicine67-
Total91
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 23 completers-
Neuroscience23-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 11 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling11-
Total34

Graduate Student Population at Ponce Health Sciences

For academic year 2021-2022, total 699 students enrolled into Ponce Health Sciences University graduate schools where it has total 1,074 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 692 full-time and 7 part-time graduate students. By gender, 300 male and 399 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total699300399
Full-time692297395
Part-tme734
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 16 White (2.29%), 1 Black/African American (0.14%), 674 Hispanic (96.42%), 7 Asian (1.00%), and 1 students with other races.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total699300399
American Indian/Native American000
Asian734
Black/African American110
Hispanic674285389
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White16106
Two More000
Un-Known110
Non-resident Alien000
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