Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Guayama

Guayama, PR

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,491
Graduate Enrollment: 126
Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Hispanic focused instituion
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, small, primarily nonresidential // full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 91.86%

Male/Female: 33% / 67% (2017)

First generation college students: 38.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 8.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.2% (2015)

Test scores for admission: Neither required or recommended


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 29.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 6.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 2.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 0.8% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 0.2%
Black: 0.5%
Hispanic: 99.2%
Asian: 0.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.0%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 0.0%
Non-resident alien: 0.0%
Unknown race: 0.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $14,973
In-State tuition: $5,292
Out-of-State tuition: $5,292

Estimated books and supplies: $2,135 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $9,618 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $15,737 (2017)
Median Family Income: $3,990 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 81.0%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 21.9%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $9,500 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $101 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $8,991
$30k-48k $9,930
$48k-75k $12,084
$75k-110k $12,878
$110k+ $0

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 21%
6-year graduation rate: 39%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 49.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $9,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $5,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $6,700 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $6,750 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 46.6% (2015)
@3 year 49.4% (2015)
@5 year 52.9% (2015)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 33.2% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 31.8% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $15,654 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $21,984 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 13
Bachelor's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 1 $23,707 ($1,976)
Master's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 2
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 1
Master's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 2
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 6
Bachelor's Degree Teaching English or French as a Second or Foreign Language. 3
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 8 $28,409 ($2,367)
Bachelor's Degree Biotechnology. 10 $28,181 ($2,348)
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 8
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 4
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 16 $16,884 ($1,407)
Associate's Degree Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 1
Bachelor's Degree Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 9
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 24
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 2
Bachelor's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 73 $12,718 $133 $12,920 ($1,077) $30,413 ($2,534)
Master's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 11 $265
Associate's Degree Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 37 $5,500 $58 $25,267 ($2,106)
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 8
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 8
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 2
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 7
Bachelor's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 11
Associate's Degree Agricultural Production Operations. 8
Master's Degree Marketing. 3


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $42,075
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 21.0

School's endowment start of year: $0 (2011)
School's endowment end of year: $0 (2011)