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Universidad del Turabo Overview

Universidad del Turabo is a private not-for-profit institution located in Gurabo, Puerto Rico. Gurabo is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

What Is Universidad del Turabo Known For?

2,182 Undergraduate Awards
  • The 4% student loan default rate at Universidad del Turabo is better than the national rate of 10.1%. That's a good sign that you may be able to pay off student loans easier than your peers at other schools can.
  • The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at Universidad del Turabo.
  • In 2017-2018, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

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Universidad del Turabo Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Universidad del Turabo has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#144 Most Popular Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#272 Most Popular Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#372 Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Universidad del Turabo.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Value Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Alternative Medicine & Systems Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Best Value Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#5 Best Value Health Professions Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#8 Best Value Communication Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#9 Best Value Public Health Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#9 Best Value Business, Management & Marketing Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#15 Best Value Criminal Justice & Corrections Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#17 Best Value Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#27 Best Value Nursing Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Universidad del Turabo has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#1 Highest Paid Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants Graduates College Factual

Where Is Universidad del Turabo?

Location of Universidad del Turabo

Contact details for Universidad del Turabo are given below.

Contact Details
Address: Carr. # 189 Km 3.3, Gurabo, PR 00778-3030
Phone: 787-743-7979
Website: ut.suagm.edu
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Gurabo/Universidad-del-Turabo/105455369484791?ref=ts
Twitter: http://twitter.com/utpuntopr

How Do I Get Into Universidad del Turabo?

You can apply to Universidad del Turabo online at: ut.suagm.edu/es/ut/solicita-admision

Universidad del Turabo has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford Universidad del Turabo?

25% Take Out Loans
4.4% Loan Default Rate

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 Universidad del Turabo, approximately 25% of students took out student loans averaging $3,044 a year. That adds up to $12,176 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Universidad del Turabo is 4.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Universidad del Turabo Undergraduate Student Diversity

9,073 Full-Time Undergraduates
60% Women
100% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 12,508 undergraduate students at Universidad del Turabo, with 9,073 being full-time and 3,435 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Universidad del Turabo

There are also 2,956 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 9,073 full-time undergraduates at Universidad del Turabo, 40% are male and 60% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Universidad del Turabo

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Universidad del Turabo students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Universidad del Turabo Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 0
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 9,073
White 0
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Over 18 countries are represented at Universidad del Turabo. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Colombia, Venezuela, and Dominican Republic.

Online Learning at Universidad del Turabo

103 Took All Classes Online
908 Took At Least One Class Online
In 2017-2018, 908 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Universidad del Turabo has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 4th 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.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Universidad del Turabo majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Business, Management & Marketing 14%
Human Resource Management 5%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Universidad del Turabo 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 Universidad del Turabo.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Marketing #172
Human Resource Management #195

Universidad del Turabo Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 41 5 342 0 0 0 388
Business Administration & Management 10 0 159 2 131 3 305
Accounting 2 0 117 77 48 0 244
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 220 1 0 0 0 0 221
Nursing 0 0 0 0 171 0 171
Criminal Justice & Corrections 33 0 31 3 72 0 139
Criminology 0 0 118 0 0 0 118
Communication Sciences 0 0 92 0 24 0 116
Social Work 0 0 66 0 34 0 100
Computer Information Systems 8 0 60 0 0 0 68
Student Counseling 0 0 0 0 66 0 66
Human Resource Management 0 0 0 3 61 0 64
Design & Applied Arts 10 0 53 0 0 0 63
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 0 39 0 18 0 57
Mechanical Engineering 0 0 52 0 5 0 57
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 0 0 0 0 47 10 57
Health & Medical Administrative Services 39 9 0 6 0 0 54
Mechanical Engineering Technology 49 0 0 0 0 0 49
General Psychology 0 0 48 0 0 0 48
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 0 45 0 0 0 45
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 0 0 0 44 0 0 44
General Biology 0 0 42 0 0 0 42
Computer Engineering 0 0 38 0 3 0 41
Health & Physical Education 32 0 7 0 0 0 39
Special Education 0 0 7 4 26 0 37
Allied Health Professions 27 0 0 0 9 0 36
Marketing 0 0 31 0 1 0 32
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 32 0 0 0 0 0 32
Public Health 0 0 17 0 15 0 32
Electrical Engineering 0 0 30 0 0 0 30
Somatic Bodywork & Therapeutic Services 18 12 0 0 0 0 30
Teaching Assistants 26 1 0 0 0 0 27
Teaching English or French 0 0 0 0 26 0 26
Computer Engineering Technology 16 9 0 0 0 0 25
Engineering-Related Fields 0 0 19 0 5 0 24
Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services 0 0 23 0 0 0 23
Other Education 0 0 0 0 0 20 20
Electronics Engineering Technology 16 0 0 0 3 0 19
Instructional Media Design 0 0 0 0 17 0 17
Communication & Media Studies 0 0 16 0 0 0 16
Alternative Medicine & Systems 0 0 0 0 0 16 16
Audiovisual Communications 6 0 9 0 0 0 15
Chemistry 0 0 15 0 0 0 15
Finance & Financial Management 0 0 0 0 13 0 13
American Sign Language 11 0 2 0 0 0 13
Nutrition Science 0 0 3 0 10 0 13
Natural Resources Conservation 0 0 0 0 8 5 13
Educational Administration 0 0 0 0 12 0 12
Quality Control Technology 10 0 0 0 0 0 10
Management Information Systems 0 0 7 0 0 2 9
Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution 0 0 0 0 9 0 9
Public Relations & Advertising 0 0 3 0 5 0 8
International Business 0 0 0 0 6 0 6
Curriculum & Instruction 0 0 0 0 6 0 6
Civil Engineering 0 0 6 0 0 0 6
Landscape Architecture 0 0 5 0 0 0 5
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 5 0 0 0 0 0 5
Mental & Social Health Services 0 0 5 0 0 0 5
Legal Support Services 0 5 0 0 0 0 5
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 0 5 0 0 0 5
Human Services 0 0 0 3 2 0 5
Biotechnology 0 0 4 0 0 0 4
Taxation 0 0 0 0 3 0 3
Journalism 0 0 1 0 2 0 3
Homeland Security 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
Arts & Media Management 0 0 0 0 3 0 3
Interdisciplinary Studies 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Natural Sciences 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Computer Software & Applications 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
General Social Sciences 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Public Administration 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
General Architecture 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Information Technology 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 619 42 1,521 142 861 56 3,241

References

*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.

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