University of Puerto Rico - Arecibo - Bachelor's Degree

UPRA offers undergraduate programs. Current enrollment at the University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo is approximately 4,900 students with a faculty of around 277 members. UPRA offers 14 bachelor’s degree programs, 3 associate degree programs, and 34 articulated transfer programs. It is located in the north of the island, next to the largest pharmaceutical and biotechnology complex in the Caribbean. Noted alumni include Roberto Cortés (weather anchor at Telemundo Puerto Rico) and Ricardo Torres (sports anchor at Telemundo Puerto Rico).

  • Average Tuition USD 16,872

School Description

University of Puerto Rico at Arecibo (UPRA or UPR – Arecibo) is a public institution which was founded in 1967. Located in the city of Arecibo, Puerto Rico, United States, the University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education since 1967.

Bachelor Programs

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Accountancy

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Business

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Business principles and techniques. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the fundamentals of business, like buying, selling and producing products; business organization; and accounting.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Communication

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Communication. The program offers courses that focus on public relations, connectivity and culture, multimedia, digital analytics, communication law and ethics, creative writing, and media design.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Computer Science

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Education

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Finance

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Finance. The program offers courses that focus on the study of core business disciplines such as management, accounting, and marketing.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Marketing

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of marketing research and consumer behavior. The program offers courses that focus on the study of demand analysis; profit relationships; pricing theory; marketing campaigns and strategic planning; market segments; advertising methods; and sales operations and management.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Media Studies

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Media Studies. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that combine the study of communications, technology, sociology, history and journalism.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Nursing

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Social Sciences

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general sciences including physics, chemistry, nutrition, biology, and environmental science.

  • Km. 0.8, PR-653, Arecibo, Arecibo 00612, Puerto Rico

    Teaching

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Teaching. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the design and provision of educational services to children or adults with special learning needs or disabilities; diagnosing learning disabilities; developing individual education plans; teaching and supervising special education students; special education counseling; and applicable laws and policies.

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.80
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50

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    Established in 1967

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    UPRA offers Associate and Baccalaureate Degrees, some of them unique in the UPR system:

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