University of Puerto Rico at Humacao
The University of Puerto Rico at Humacao (UPRH) is part of the University of Puerto Rico, a multi-campus, state supported institution of higher education licensed by the Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education. The University of Puerto Rico at Humacao (UPRH), founded 52 years ago, is a public, undergraduate institution classified as Bachelor/Diverse: Baccalaureate Colleges-Diverse Fields, according to the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. It is located in the Southeastern region of Puerto Rico with four programs that are unique in Puerto Rico: Coastal Marine Biology; Wildlife Management; Physics Applied to Electronics; and Computational Mathematics, which offers a separate sequenced curriculum toward a certificate in Actuarial Science. Eighty percent of the student registered at UPRH come from public schools in the region. Consequently, these programs are highly pertinent to the social and economic development of the coastal region in Puerto Rico. University of Puerto Rico at Humacao
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