Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua

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Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua

USMA

Universidad Catolica Santa Maria La Antigua Logo.jpg
Motto Intellectum da mihi ut vivam
Motto in English
Give me understanding to live
Type Private
Established May 27, 1965
Affiliation Roman Catholic
Location Panama City, Panama
9°01′46″N 79°31′15″W / 9.0294°N 79.5209°W / 9.0294; -79.5209Coordinates: 9°01′46″N 79°31′15″W / 9.0294°N 79.5209°W / 9.0294; -79.5209
Website http://www.usmapanama.com/

The Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua (USMA), is a private university in Panama City, Panama. The institution was created as the first private university of Panama, starting on May 27, 1965. Its academic activities started with 232 students on 9 careers and 21 professors.

Today the university has about 25,000 former students, 5,000 students, 500 professors and more than 80 academic programs from undergraduate to post graduate and four regional centers spread across the country.

Campus Locations:

  • Panama City, Panama
  • Colon, Panama
  • David, Chiriquí, Panama
  • Chitré, Herrera, Panama
  • Santiago, Veraguas, Panama

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