Graduate Programs Overview

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences is a Public, 4 or more years school located in San Juan, Puerto Rico. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $16,980 for Puerto Rico residents and $23,820 for other students in average.

It offers sixty-three graduate programs: 33 Master's, 17 Doctorate, 6 Post-Bachelor's, 7 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 241 students have been conferred Master's degree and 242 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences
TypePublic, 4 or more years
AddressRio Piedras Medical Center, Americo Miranda Avenue, San Juan, PR
Graduate School Students1,907 students
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$16,980
Out-of-State$23,820
Student to Faculty2:1 (50.00%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 63 Graduate Programs
33 Master's, 7 Doctorate, 13 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Puerto Rico residents, the tuition & fees are $16,980 and $23,820 for non-Puerto Rico residents.
2021 COATuition Trends
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2016-2020)
2015-20162016-20172017-20182018-20192019-2020
In-State$7,807$7,999$8,258$7,409$16,980
Out-of-State$9,246$9,434$9,712$11,609$23,820

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 63 major areas - 32 Master's , 14 Doctorate , 5 Post-Bachelor', 6 Post-Master'. The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total2412424623
Men529399
Women1891493714
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 2,253 students enrolled in University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 1,907 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 696 male and 1,211 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,804 full-time and 103 part-time students in graduate schools.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total1,907
Men Students696
Women Students1,211
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total1,907
Full-time Students1,804
Part-time Students103
By race/ethnicity 9 White, 0 Black, and 3 Asian students are attending at University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total1,907
Asian3
Hispanic1,895
White9
36 students are younger than 22 and 153 students are older than 65. The school has 1,438 students aged between 22 and 30 and 280 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total1,907
21 & Under36
22-24687
25-29751
30-34195
35-3985
40 & Over153
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences, 0 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 594 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment1,907
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses594
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,313
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
Puerto Rico Resident0
Other State In U.S.-
Outside of U.S.0


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