Universities in Puerto Rico
- Rankings & Reviews -

20 out of 28
  • Universities in Puerto Rico
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
10
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Puerto Rico
  • (7 institution and 3 subject rankings)
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  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Puerto Rico
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Puerto Rico
  • 29 Mar, 2021: Publication of US News: Best Grad Schools (US) (Nursing). San Juan, University of Puerto Rico with highest ranking among universities in Puerto Rico ranked #90.
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Publication of Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities. San Juan, University of Puerto Rico with highest ranking among universities in Puerto Rico ranked #421.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK published most recent results of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Modern Langugages). Includes 3 universities from Puerto Rico.
  • 01 Jan, 2021: Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities updated with San Juan, University of Puerto Rico ranked highest among 16 listed universities in Puerto Rico.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Puerto Rico

Public Health
#90 
San Juan, University of Puerto Rico
History
#106 
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
English
#122 
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
Physical Sciences
#501 
San Juan, University of Puerto Rico

Rankings of universities in Puerto Rico 2021

#1

San Juan, University of Puerto Rico

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #1 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #1001 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #421 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (242 reviews)
  • #2 
  • #524 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #914 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 15 August, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #2414 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#3

Mayaguez, University of Puerto Rico

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (99 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #528 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]

#4

Interamerican University of Puerto Rico

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (46 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #201 
QS University Rankings: Latin America
[Published 11 November, 2020]
  • #5 
  • #5093 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#5

Antillean Adventist University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (11 reviews)
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  • #2 
  • #517 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 15 August, 2020]

#6

University of the Sacred Heart

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (339 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #914 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 15 August, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #8489 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

Bayamón Central University

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (25 reviews)
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  • #5 
  • #1082 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 15 August, 2020]

#8

University of Puerto Rico-Humacao

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (126 reviews)
  • #6 
  • #1096 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 15 August, 2020]

#9

Ponce Health Sciences University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (44 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #4490 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#10

Eastern University

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (68 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #4749 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#11

Carlos Albizu University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (8 reviews)
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  • #7 
  • #5854 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#12

University of Puerto Rico-Ponce

Student satisfaction: 4.8 / 5.0 (33 reviews)
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  • #8 
  • #6790 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#13

Pontifical University of Puerto Rico

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  • #9 
  • #7441 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]


#14

University of Puerto Rico-Arecibo Campus

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (24 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #7460 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#15

San Juan Bautista School of Medicine

  • #12 
  • #9748 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#16

National Universicty College-Bayamon

  • #13 
  • #10343 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#17

University of Puerto Rico-Utuado

Student satisfaction: 4.9 / 5.0 (20 reviews)
  • #14 
  • #10775 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#18

University of Puerto Rico-Carolina

Student satisfaction: 4.7 / 5.0 (40 reviews)
  • #15 
  • #11104 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#19

Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music

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  • #16 
  • #11408 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#20

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (53 reviews)
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  • #28 
  • #1172 
CWTS Leiden Ranking
[Published 09 July, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #420 
Payscale College Salary Report - Best Universities (All Alumni)
[Published 15 August, 2020]
  • #6 
  • #5545 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#21

School of Plastic Arts and Design of Puerto Rico

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (80 reviews)

#22

University College of San Juan

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
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#23

Caribbean University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (22 reviews)

#24

EDP University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (13 reviews)
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#25

University of Puerto Rico-Aguadilla

Student satisfaction: 3.7 / 5.0 (15 reviews)

#26

Columbia Central University-Caguas

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#27

Metropolitan Campus, Inter-American University of Puerto Rico


#28

School of Business Administration, Universidad Ana G. Méndez Recinto de Gurabo


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FAQ

San Juan, University of Puerto Rico ranks #1 in Puerto Rico in our meta ranking composed of 96 university rankings.

Among all universities in Puerto Rico San Juan, University of Puerto Rico is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 11 rankings where San Juan, University of Puerto Rico is listed.

San Juan, University of Puerto Rico is ranked best in Puerto Rico for Medicine & Health (Public Health). See all rankings for the San Juan, University of Puerto Rico.

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is ranked best in Puerto Rico for Social Studies & Humanities (History). See all rankings for the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras.

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras is ranked best in Puerto Rico for Languages & Literature (English). See all rankings for the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras.

San Juan, University of Puerto Rico is ranked best in Puerto Rico for Natural Sciences (Physical Sciences). See all rankings for the San Juan, University of Puerto Rico.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Latin America:
Academic Reputation 30%
Employer Reputation 20%
Faculty to Student Ratio 10%
Staff with PhD 10%
International research network 10%
Citations per Paper 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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Payscale

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Latin America Rankings:
Teaching (the learning environment) 36%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 34%
Citations (research influence) 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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