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University of Puerto Rico at Rio Piedras Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

San Juan, PR

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • American History (United States)
  • Anthropology
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Statistics
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Drawing
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Design/Architecture
  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
  • Intermedia/Multimedia
  • Journalism
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Operations Management and Supervision
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Sculpture
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Education, Interdisciplinary studies, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Not reported

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
974
Part-Time Faculty
297
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 33% of classes
20-29 students: 38% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Not reported
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
170
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Science, Master of Information Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Library Science, Master of Rehabilitation Counseling

Master's Programs of Study

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Comparative Literature
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Ecology
  • Economics
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Family and Consumer Sciences-General
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Genetics
  • History
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Information Science
  • Information Studies
  • Law
  • Library Science
  • Mass Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Molecular Biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology--General
  • Science Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Ecology
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Genetics
  • History
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Law
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Molecular Biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Psychology--General
  • Science Education
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work

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