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University By Administrative Region In Costa Rica

There are total 52(approx) officially recognized/accredited universities or other higher educational institutions in Costa Rica
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in Costa Rica

Area Of StudyUniversity Count
Total Universities In Costa Rica52
Arts & Humanities29
Business & Social Sciences33
Language & Cultural8
Medicine & Health13
Engineering20
Science14
Universities Offering All Courses2
Alajuela (4)
Cartago (2)
San Jose (46)

Higher Education Snapshot of Costa Rica

  • University Overview of Costa Rica

    At present, there are 52 officially represented higher education institution in the Costa Rica, which may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree
  • Private Vs Public University in Costa Rica

    Out of 52 officially recognized institution there are 3 (public + public state) Public university, 49 Private university and 0 as public private partnership. Rest institution of Costa Rica has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that private institutions in Costa Rica are at majority which holds upto 95% of total university

  • Profitable Vs Non-Profit University in Costa Rica

    Out of 52 officially recognized institution there are 10 non profitable in nature, whereas 3 are profit making universities. Rest institution of Costa Rica has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that non-profitable institutions in Costa Rica are at majority which holds upto 19% of total university

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