Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala (USAC) — public non-profit university. It is located in Guatemala City, Guatemala. The higher education institution started its history in the 17th century and right now is one of the oldest in the country.
According to QS International University Ranking, the institution is among the top-1340 in the world.
USAC does research in different fields of study. You can find them on the official site.
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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- Rating QS 2023
USAC tuition fees
As in many other universities in the country, the academic calendar at USAC is divided into two semesters. But for convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. With the help of financial support programs, students can partially or fully cover the cost of education. For up-to-date information on scholarships and the cost of education for each program, check the official website of the educational institution.
In addition to the cost of education, it is necessary to pay attention to additional costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
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Bachelor degree at USAC
Undergraduate studies at USAC are eligible if you pass the entrance exams.
The campus of USAC is urban. This means that students study closely to the sights and the entire recreational infrastructure of the city. This type of campus gives students more options for internships and part-time jobs. The educational institution has its own library. Here, students do their homework or just have a good time reading an interesting book.
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What to do after graduation
If you want to stay in Guatemala after graduation, one of your options is to apply for a work visa. To do this, you need to get an offer from an employer. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.