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Universidad Metropolitana

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Coordinates: 10°29′58″N 66°47′05″W / 10.49944°N 66.78472°W / 10.49944; -66.78472

The Metropolitan University (Spanish: Universidad Metropolitana) was founded in 1970 by a group of entrepreneurs led by Eugenio Mendoza Goiticoa in the terrains donated by the businessman Pius Schlageter, father of the Venezuelan painter Eduardo Schlageter. It is located in the city of Caracas, Venezuela, near Petare.

Today, the University has 5,000 students and approximately 500 professors. It is a business oriented private University, Business Administration being one of the most important courses offered.

The academic under-graduate courses include: Economics, Accounting, Business Administration, Law, Education, Modern Languages, Engineering (Chemical, Mechanic, Systems, Electrical, Civil & Production), Psychology and in 2003, it became the first University in Venezuela to offer the Liberal Studies course.

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  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $4,344.00 avg tuition

Ave. Ana G. Mendez Km 0.3
Cupey, PR 00928-1345
(787) 766-1717

Apply online Admissions:
www.suagm.edu/umet/en/adm_admisio..
Financial Aid:
www.suagm.edu/umet/en/adm_admisio..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
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Universidad Metropolitana

Statistics:
Applied 8,655
Admitted 4,037 47%
Enrolled total 2,115
Full Time: 1,959
Part Time 156
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 73%
4-year graduation rate 1%
6-year graduation rate 14%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Neither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Recommended
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Required
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Universidad Metropolitana

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $4,344.00 $4,344.00 $4,344.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $850.00 $850.00 $850.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $181.00 $181.00 $181.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $4,824.00 $4,824.00 $4,824.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $850.00 $850.00 $850.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $201.00 $201.00 $201.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $8,118.00 $5,704.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $6,957.00 $5,704.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $15.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 98%
Percent receiving grant aid 98%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,648.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 18%
Avg amount of student loan aid $2,131.00

Universidad Metropolitana

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other X
Molecular Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Banking and Financial Support Services X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Management Information Systems, General X X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X X X
Office Management and Supervision X X
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General X X
Special Products Marketing Operations X
Specialized Merchandising, Sales, and Marketing Operations, Other X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Communication and Media Studies, Other X
Communication, General X
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other X
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia X
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X X
EDUCATION
Adult and Continuing Education Administration X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X X
Education, Other X
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs X X
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
History Teacher Education X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
Special Education and Teaching, Other X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Critical Care Nursing X
Nursing Administration X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration X
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X
MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Natural Sciences X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Land Use Planning and Management/Development X
Natural Resource Economics X
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other X
Natural Resources Management and Policy X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X

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