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Bayamon Central University Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Bayamon Central University, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. If you’re interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is Bayamon Central University Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Bayamon Central University was awarded 45 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is medical insurance specialist/medical biller.

Overall Quality

Bayamon Central University is ranked #2,435 out of 2,576 schools in the nation for overall quality on College Factual's 2022 Best Colleges list.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Bayamon Central University?

Acceptance Rate

Because it has a high acceptance rate of 88%, some consider Bayamon Central University to be a safety school. But don't just assume that admittance is in the bag. Make sure to spend enough time on your application so that it is in tip-top shape.

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Bayamon Central University Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to estimate how much interaction there is between professors and their students at a college or university. At Bayamon Central University, this ratio is 18 to 1, which is on par with the national average of 15 to 1. That's not bad at all.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Bayamon Central University is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

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Retention and Graduation Rates at Bayamon Central University

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 74% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Bayamon Central University enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

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Bayamon Central University Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 936 undergraduates at Bayamon Central University with 698 being full-time and 238 being part-time.

How Much Does Bayamon Central University Cost?

The overall average net price of Bayamon Central University is $8,754. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Bayamon Central University, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Bayamon Central University, approximately 5% of students took out student loans averaging $2,598 a year. That adds up to $10,392 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Bayamon Central University is 13.5%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do Bayamon Central University Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Bayamon Central University with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $19,600 in their early years. Unfortunately, this is 51% less that the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, graduates in your major field may make more.

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Location of Bayamon Central University

Located in Bayamón, Puerto Rico, Bayamon Central University is a private not-for-profit institution. Bayamón is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Contact details for Bayamon Central University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: Avenida Zaya Verde La Milagrosa Barrio Hato Tejas, Bayamón, PR 00960-1725
Phone: 787-786-3030
Website: www.ucb.edu.pr/

Bayamon Central University Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 38 majors graduated from Bayamon Central University. Of these students, 156 received undergraduate degrees and 67 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Nursing 28 $16,874
Social Work 16 $19,227
Natural Sciences 11 NA
Accounting 10 NA
Management Information Systems 8 NA
General Biology 8 NA
Human Resource Management 7 NA
Business Administration & Management 7 NA
Marketing 6 NA
Journalism 6 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Bayamon Central University along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Bayamon Central University

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2019-2020, 1,146 students took at least one online class at Bayamon Central University. This is an increase from the 424 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 1,146 1,146
2018-2019 424 0
2017-2018 690 690
2016-2017 622 51
2015-2016 274 15

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*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.

References

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