Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro

Add Comparison
2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$4,848
6.32% growth from 2021
2022 Average Net Price
$9,551
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
1.29%
on Student Loans
2022 Acceptance Rate
46.8%
2,715 Applicants
2022 Enrolled Students
5,001
71.6% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
30.1%
167 Graduates

About

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is a higher education institution located in San Juan Municipio, PR. In 2022, the most popular Masters Degree concentrations at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro were Clinical Social Work (143 degrees awarded), General Finance (27 degrees), and General Business Administration & Management (23 degrees).

In 2022, 1,205 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro. 68.3% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 31.7% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (1,176 degrees), 107 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (11 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is $4,848, which is $−25,302 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($30,150).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is $4,848, which is $−25,302 less than the national average for Doctoral Universities ($30,150).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $9,551.

In 2022, 99% of undergraduate students attending Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 20% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$4,848
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was $4,848. The cost of tuition at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is $−25,302 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Doctoral Universities ($30,150).

This chart compares the tuition costs of Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (in red) with those of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Average Net Price

$9,551
2022 Value
25.5%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $9,551. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro grew by 25.5%.

This chart compares the average net price of Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Other Student Expenses

$9,618
Room and Board
$2,135
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was of $9,618 in 2022. The cost of room and board decreased by 1.92% between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,135. The cost of books and supplies decreased by 24.2% during the same period.

This chart compares the average student costs at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (in red) with that of similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid by Income Level

99%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
20%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

99% of undergraduate students at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a growth of 11.2% with respect to 2021, when 89% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
1.29%
2019 Default Rate
38
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was 1.29%, which represents 38 out of the 2952 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image

Admissions

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro received 2,715 undergraduate applications in 2022, which represents a 127% annual growth. Out of those 2,715 applicants, 1,270 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 46.8% acceptance rate.

There were 5,001 students enrolled at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in 2022.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro has an overall enrollment yield of 36.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

46.8%
Acceptance Rate in 2022
1,270
Accepted Out of 2,715

In 2022, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was 46.8% (1,270 admissions from 2,715 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2021, which was 65.4%. Between 2021 and 2022, the number of applicants grew by 127%, while admissions grew by 62.2%..

This chart compares the acceptance rate of Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (in red) with that of other similar universities, and the chart below shows the acceptance rate by gender.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro had a total enrollment of 5,001 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is 3,582 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,419. This means that 71.6% of students enrolled at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, both undergraduate and graduate, is 98.5% Hispanic or Latino, 0.58% Black or African American, 0.58% White, 0.18% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.14% Asian, and 0.04% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (55.9%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (42.4%) and Black or African American Female (0.424%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (71.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (27.6%) and Black or African American Female (0.41%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

71.6%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,001 students. The full-time enrollment at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is 3,582 and the part-time enrollment is 1,419. This means that 71.6% of students enrolled at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are enrolled full-time compared with 77.4% at similar Doctoral Universities.

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

70%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was 70%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Doctoral Universities (84%), Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro had a retention rate lower than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    4,925 enrolled students
  2. Black or African American
    29 enrolled students
  3. White
    29 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is 98.5% Hispanic or Latino, 0.58% Black or African American, 0.58% White, 0.18% American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.14% Asian, and 0.04% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Doctoral Universities is 47.5% White, 15.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 9.58% Black or African American.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2022, 441 more women than men received degrees from Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is hispanic or latino (1,176 degrees awarded). There were 107 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (11 degrees).

The most common Masters Degree concentration at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is Clinical Social Work (143 degrees awarded), followed by General Finance (27 degrees) and General Business Administration & Management (23 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Biology (146 degrees awarded), Protective Services (67 degrees), and History (13 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Registered nurses (1,493,155 people), Physicians (516,075 people), Other managers (268,152 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (213,568 people), and Medical & health services managers (207,691 people).

The most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in 2022 are Biology (146 degrees awarded), Protective Services (67 degrees), History (13 degrees), Health (369 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (27 degrees) (as of 2022).

View Data
Save Image

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Diagnostic medical sonographers, Surgeons, Physicians, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, and Photographic process workers & processing machine operators

The most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Biology (146 degrees awarded), Protective Services (67 degrees), History (13 degrees), Health (369 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (27 degrees) (as of 2022).

View Data
Save Image

Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,018,138 people), Elementary & secondary schools (623,121 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (509,150 people), Offices of physicians (413,066 people), and Justice, public order, & safety activities (406,636 people).

The most specialized majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Biology (146 degrees awarded), Protective Services (67 degrees), History (13 degrees), Health (369 degrees), and Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (27 degrees) (as of 2022).

View Data
Save Image

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 119 degrees awarded
  2. 82 degrees awarded
  3. 42 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was Registered Nursing with 119 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree-majors recipients from bachelors degree programs at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

382
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
823
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 382 degrees were awarded to men at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro, which is 0.464 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (823).

This chart displays the sex disparity between the top 5 majors at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 34 degrees were awarded to men at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in General Biomedical Sciences, which is 0.708 times less than the 48 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 127 degrees were awarded to men at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro in Clinical Social Work, which is 6.05 times more than the 21 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

22%
100% Completion Time
34%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 22% of students graduating from Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 34% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 37% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Doctoral Universities Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
American Indian or Alaska Native Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Doctoral Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    1,176 degrees awarded
  2. White
    11 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    10 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is hispanic or latino (1,176 degrees awarded). There were 107 times more hispanic or latino recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white (11 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino Female
    805 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Male
    371 degrees awarded
  3. White Female
    7 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro is hispanic or latino female (805 degrees awarded). There were 2.17 times more hispanic or latino female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino male (371 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Operations

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro employs 55 Associate professors, 37 Assistant professors and 34 Professors. Most academics at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are Male Associate professor (31), Female Assistant professor (25), and Female Associate professor (24).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 93 employees, Office and Administrative Support, with 74 employees, and Management with 49 employees.

Salary Expenditure

$21.2M
2022 Salaries
9.96%
decline from 2021

In 2022, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro paid a median of $21.2M in salaries, a 9.96% decline from the previous year.

The median for similar Doctoral Universities is 246M (41.5% of overall expenditures).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructional Salaries

$7.81M
Instructional Salaries
134
Number of Employees

In 2022, Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro paid a total of $7.81M to 134 employees working as instructors, which represents 36.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $73.7M (30%) for similar Doctoral Universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
55 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
93 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro were Associate professor with 55 employees, Assistant professor with 37 employees, and Professor with 34 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 93 employees, Office and Administrative Support with 74 employees, and Management with 49 employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Male Associate professor
  2. Female Assistant professor
  3. Female Associate professor

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro was Male Associate professor with 31 employees, Female Assistant professor with 25 employees, and Female Associate professor with 24 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart