Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences (PSM) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Puerto Rico. PSM became active in 1977. The university has an urban campus in Ponce. Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences is in the top 30 universities of Puerto Rico.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission board requests both the certificate of previous academic performance and examination results. The majority of applicants who submitted their application to PSM successfully enroll, as the competition is 90 accepted students per 100 applicants. The university shares the popular system in Puerto Rico that divides the academic year into semesters. Despite the fact that the university is privately funded, students still have the opportunity to apply for scholarships.

The composition of the university. Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences is on the smaller side, it teaches about 1000 students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. About 299 teachers and professors are employed by PSM. To learn more about the students and alumni of the university you can visit the university’s social media pages: Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of PSM. The university has a dedicated library. In addition Ponce School of Medicine and Health Sciences has its own sports infrastructure.
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1977
Abbreviation PSM
Teachers 299
Students 999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
Motto
Scientia, lux et Deus
Accreditation
• Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Rankings
World ranking 13970
Country ranking 25
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 13970
Alternative title
Spanish Escuela de Medicina de Ponce
old Ponce School of Medicine
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