General information
Finance type For-profit
Organization type Private
Abbreviation ULACIT
Teachers 150
Students 2,146
Foreigners 6%
Religion None
Academic calendar Continuous
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Blue and orange
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Alis volat propriis
• Ministerio de Educación Pública, Costa Rica
• Unidad de Rectores de las Universidades Privadas en Costa Rica (UNIRE)
• Costa Rican-American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM)
• Cámara Costarricense de Tecnología de Información y Comunicación (CAMTIC)
• Asociación Empresarial para el Desarrollo (AED)
World ranking847
Country ranking2
Employer Reputation337
Cost of living in San Jose, USD/month
Accommodation 209 292
Food 218 358
Transportation 44 106
Communications and utilities 68 65
Clothing 25 95
Sports and leisure 29 105
Accommodation in San Jose, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre211
Shared room in city centre295
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre346
1 bedroom apartment in city centre533
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking847
QS World University Rankings806
Webometrics Ranking8698
Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología Costa Rica (ULACIT) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Costa Rica.

Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología Costa Rica - Description

ULACIT is a bilingual university located in San José, Costa Rica, which offers academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, in the fields of engineering, business, advertising, psychology, dentistry, education, and law. ULACIT has been awarded by the QS World University Rankings 2011-2012, 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 as the best private university in Central America for three consecutive years. It also ranks first place overall in the category, “Reputation with employers”, and “Faculty Staff with Ph.D.” ULACIT has been recognized as one of the most prestigious universities in Latin America, according to the international publication Estrategia y Negocios (edition 130). In comparison to other private universities in Costa Rica, employers prefer ULACIT engineers, business graduates, and English-speaking professionals (Revista EKA, edition 298). In 2004, the Costa Rican Chamber of Commerce conferred upon ULACIT the Education Award, for considering it the educational institution which had, in the past five years, demonstrated the highest academic quality among all academic institutions in the country. ULACIT was nominated for the same award again in 2009. Its undergraduate programs in business, accounting, information systems, and law are accredited by SINAES, the official accrediting body in Costa Rica.
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