Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico Graduate Schools

Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico is a Private, 4 years school located in Hato Rey, PR. It is classified as a School of engineering school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - other. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico is $5,520 in average. The school has 649 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,367 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico is a Private, 4 years school located in Hato Rey, PR. It is classified as a School of engineering school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - other.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1985 - Current).
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico Directory Information
School NameUniversidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico
Address377 Ponce de Leon Ave, Hato Rey, PR 919
Phone787-622-8000
Webhttps://www.pupr.edu
Online Applicationhttps://mypoly.pupr.edu/ICS/Admissions/Admissions_and_Recruitment.jnz?portlet=Apply_to_PUPR
Financial Infohttps://www.pupr.edu/services/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico is $5,520 in average. The school has 649 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 4,367 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 37 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Other).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$5,520
Student Population649
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, and Doctorate (Other)
Number of Programs37 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio19 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico is $5,520 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $260.
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico offers the alternative tuition plans.
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Air Force)
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico is $5,520. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$4,140$780
2018-2019$4,680$810
2019-2020$4,680$840
2020-2021$4,680$840
2021-2022$4,680$840
The graduate school tuition & fees of Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico is average compared to private graduate schools in Puerto Rico. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Puerto Rico graduate tuition is $5,238 (public) / $5,839 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico$5,520
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Puerto Rico Graduate Schools$5,755$6,665
Public$5,123$5,238
Private$5,839
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $17,403 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico. On-campus living costs are decreased by -9.09% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $19,341. Off-campus living costs are increased by 1.03% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$11,858$7,270$11,858$7,270
2018-2019$11,928$7,216$11,928$7,216
2019-2020$11,928$7,226$11,928$7,226
2020-2021$11,928$7,216$11,928$7,216
2021-2022$9,990$7,413$11,928$7,413
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $260 at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico. 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$230
2018-2019$260
2019-2020$260
2020-2021$260
2021-2022$260

Graduate Programs at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico

Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico offers 17 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, 223 students have completed their study at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico.
Offered Degrees at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree140220
Doctor's degree - professional practice102
Post Bachelor's Degree201
Total170223
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance program with 1 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Engineering/Industrial Management program with 82 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Engineering (other) program with 2 completers.
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico offers 17 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 223 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 220 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Other) program.
  • 1 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
Architecture0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Education [+] 5 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction5-
Engineering [+] 61 completers-
Civil Engineering15-
Computer Engineering16-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering5-
Mechanical Engineering3-
Manufacturing Engineering22-
Engineering Technology [+] 125 completers-
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician43-
Engineering/Industrial Management82$52,900
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 2 completers-
Historic Preservation and Conservation2-
Social Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography0-
Business [+] 27 completers-
Business Administration and Management18-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services (other)9-
Total220
Doctorate (Other) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering [+] 2 completers-
Engineering (other)2-
Total2
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Total1

Graduate Student Population at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico

For academic year 2021-2022, total 649 students enrolled into Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico graduate schools where it has total 4,367 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 362 full-time and 287 part-time graduate students. By gender, 413 male and 236 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
Total649413236
Full-time362233129
Part-tme287180107
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2 White (0.31%), 637 Hispanic (98.15%), and 10 students with other races.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total649413236
American Indian/Native American000
Asian000
Black/African American000
Hispanic637404233
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander000
White211
Two More000
Un-Known1082
Non-resident Alien000
Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 273 graduate students (42.06% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 75 graduate students (11.56% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total649
Enrolled Online Exclusively273
Enrolled Some Online Courses75
Not in Online Courses301
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico. 55 students are aged 20 to 24 (8.47% of total students), 19 students are aged above 50 (2.93%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Universidad Politecnica de Puerto Rico.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total649413236
Age 20-21321
Age 22-24523715
Age 25-29263160103
Age 30-341669769
Age 35-39795920
Age 40-49674027
Age 50-6418171
Over 64110
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