University of the Southern Caribbean

University of the Southern Caribbean Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 7866

University Overview

The University of the Southern Caribbean (USC) was founded in 1927 and is a private, non-profit higher-education school situated in the suburbs of the tiny city of St. Joseph (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Branch campuses of this school may be found in the following locations: Barbados, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Antigua, and St. Lucia. The University of the Southern Caribbean (USC), which is officially accredited by the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago, is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Trinidadian and Tobagonian higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Adventist religion. Pre-bachelor degrees, bachelor degrees, and master degrees are all available at the University of the Southern Caribbean (USC), which offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields of study. These include certificates, diplomas, associate degrees, and foundation degrees. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. This 93-year-old Trinidadian and Tobagonian higher-education school offers a rigorous admission process that is based on a student’s previous academic record and grades, as well as their potential. As a result of the admission rate range of 70-80 percent, this Trinidad and Tobago-based higher education organization is considered to be a moderately selective school. International candidates are able to submit an application for admission. The University of Southern California also offers students with a variety of academic and nonacademic facilities and services, including a library, dormitories, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University of the Southern Caribbean Ranking

University Identity

Name University of the Southern Caribbean
Acronym USC
Founded 1927
Motto Beyond Excellence
Colours Green and gold

University Location

Address Maracas Valley St. Joseph Trinidad and Tobago
Tel +1 (868) 662 2241
Fax +1 (868) 662 1197
Other locations Barbados, Guyana, Tobago, Antigua, St. Lucia

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
Not reported 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Seventh Day Adventist - www.adventist.org

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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