University of Puerto Rico at Humacao

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University of Puerto Rico at Humacao
UPR at Humacao.svg
Seal of the University of Puerto Rico at Humacao
Established 1962
Type Public
Rector Carmen J. Hernández Cruz
Academic staff 336
Undergraduates 4,732
Location Humacao, Puerto Rico
Campus Urban, 62 acres
Mascot El Búho (Owl)
Website www.uprh.edu

The University of Puerto Rico at Humacao (UPRH or UPR-Humacao) is a state university located in the municipality of Humacao, Puerto Rico. The campus is home to the UPRH Observatory.

Academics[edit]

The University of Puerto Rico at Humacao (UPRH) lies in the east of the island, highlighting the chemical-pharmaceutical and electronics as well as several areas of ecological and tourist value. To meet the demand for labor in that region UPRH offers baccalaureate programs unique in the UPR system in:

Plus:

The UPRH successful has been the scene of the Dove Project Sabanera, native species threatened with extinction, Project Moonboogie for designing a lunar vehicle and maintains the Microbial Observatory of the Salinas of Cabo Rojo sponsored by the National Science Foundation.[1]

Campus Population[edit]

  • Students: 4,592
  • Faculty: 336

Academic Departments[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us." University of Puerto Rico Humacao Campus Spanish. Retrieved on November 30, 2010.
  2. ^ "UPRH Catalog." University of Puerto Rico Humacao Campus Spanish. Retrieved on November 30, 2010.

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