Ranking  4246      50
Country Colombia
City La Plata
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)1,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)2,500 USD/year.
Cost of living $312-570 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 30%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1968
Abbreviation USCO
Teachers 699
Students 7,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministerio de Educación Nacional - Consejo Nacional de Educación Superior, Colombia
Rankings
World ranking4246
Country ranking50
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking4246
Alternative title
Spanish Universidad Surcolombiana
old Universidad Surcolombiana
South Colombian University (USCO) - public higher education institution in Colombia. USCO became active in 1968. The university has an urban campus in La Plata. South Colombian University is among the top 50 best universities of Colombia.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. The process of admission is not complicated by student competition as there are only 3 applicants per seat. The academic year is divided into semesters. Studying bachelor’s at USCO is relatively inexpensive - only 1,000 USD per year. The university also offers master’s programs that cost 1,000 USD per year. Due to the fact that the tuition fees at USCO may vary depending on the faculty, we advise you to check the official website http://www.usco.edu.co for more accurate information.

The composition of the university. South Colombian University is average in size with a capacity of 8 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. About 699 teachers and professors are employed by USCO. The university provides its students with the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Facebook.

Infrastructure of USCO. The university has a dedicated library.

South Colombian University - Official Description

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