University of Montemorelos

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Universidad de Montemorelos
Former names
Escuela Agrícola Industrial Mexicana (1942-1950)
Colegio Vocacional y Profesional Montemorelos (1950-1973)
Motto Vision para emprender. Pasion para servir. (Vision to undertake. Passion to serve.)
Established Aug 1941
Type Private university
Rector Prof. Ismael Castillo Osuna
Location Montemorelos, Nuevo León,  Mexico,
Colors          
Website www.um.edu.mx

The University of Montemorelos (Spanish: Universidad de Montemorelos) is a private coeducational Seventh-day Adventist university located in Montemorelos, Nuevo León, Mexico. The University grants degrees in medicine, nursing, nutrition, management, arts and various other disciplines.

Montemorelos is one of only five Adventist universities worldwide that grant degrees in medicine, the others being Loma Linda University, Universidad Adventista del Plata, Babcock University[1] and Universidad Peruana Unión.[citation needed]


It is a part of the Seventh-day Adventist education system, the world's second largest Christian school system.[2][3][4] [5]


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  1. ^ "New Adventist medical school in Nigeria is denomination’s first in Africa - Adventist News Network". News.adventist.org. 2012-06-11. Retrieved 2012-09-03. 
  2. ^ http://www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/Opinion/2010/1115/For-real-education-reform-take-a-cue-from-the-Adventists"the second largest Christian school system in the world has been steadily outperforming the national average – across all demographics."
  3. ^ http://www.religionfacts.com/christianity/denominations/seventh_day_adventist.htm
  4. ^ "Department of Education, Seventh-day Adventist Church". Retrieved 2010-06-18. 
  5. ^ Rogers, Wendi; Kellner, Mark A. (April 1, 2003). "World Church: A Closer Look at Higher Education". Adventist News Network. Retrieved 2010-06-19. 

Coordinates: 25°11′36″N 99°50′40″W / 25.1932°N 99.8444°W / 25.1932; -99.8444