National University College Overview
National University College is a private for-profit institution situated in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.
What Is National University College Known For?
- The master's degree is the highest degree offered at National University College.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 24% of the faculty were full-time.
- It takes the average National University College student 4.1 years to graduate. This is pretty good when compared to the national rate of 4.4 years.
National University College Rankings
National University College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that National University College has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for National University College
|Best Colleges for Diversity||2,989|
Where Is National University College?
Contact details for National University College are given below.
|Address:||Carr. #2 Edificio National College Plaza, Bayamon, PR 00960|
How Do I Get Into National University College?
You can apply to National University College online at: www.nuc.edu
Admission Requirements for National University College
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||neither required nor recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL||neither required nor recommended|
How Hard Is It To Get Into National University College?
Approximately 32% of accepted students are men and 68% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 60%, and the acceptance rate for women is 59%.
Can I Afford National University College?
Net Price by Income Group for National University College
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At National University College, approximately 26% of students took out student loans averaging $4,999 a year. That adds up to $19,996 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at National University College is 16.7%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.
National University College Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 1,118 graduate students at the school.
Of the 6,470 full-time undergraduates at National University College, 31% are male and 69% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of National University College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||6,470|
Puerto Rico students aren't the only ones who study at National University College. At this time, 22 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Online Learning at National University College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at National University College has changed over the last few years.
This school is the most popular in Puerto Rico for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of National University College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at National University College was 5.7%. This is the #1,613 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at National University College regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of National University College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at National University College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at National University College.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Business Support & Assistant Services||#86|
|Computer Information Systems||#119|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||#191|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||#231|
|Computer & Information Sciences||#270|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||#284|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting||#323|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
National University College Majors
In 2017-2018, National University College awarded 5,596 undergraduate degrees and 984 graduate degrees. The table below shows the number of awards for each major.
|Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services||312||0||0||0|
|Allied Health Professions||49||0||0||0|
|Business Administration & Management||28||78||107||0|
|Business Support & Assistant Services||0||3||0||0|
|Computer Information Systems||18||0||0||0|
|Computer Systems Networking||0||51||0||0|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||78||238||1||0|
|Curriculum & Instruction||0||0||3||0|
|Dental Support Services||109||0||0||0|
|Electronics Engineering Technology||43||0||0||0|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||177||14||0||0|
|Human Resource Management||0||2||54||0|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||0||1||66||0|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.