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  • Locations: San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: LSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/15/2019 02/15/2019 TBA TBA
Fall Semester 2019 02/15/2019 02/15/2019 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
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Language of Instruction: Spanish Minimum GPA Required: 2.5
Language Prerequisite: Proficiency, as evaluated by faculty APA Program Type: NSE Exchange - Domestic/Canada
Credit Type: LSU credits via transfer APA Advisor: Marissa Baham
NSE Tuition Plan(s): Plan A, Plan B
Program Description:

Sagrado CorazonUniversidad del Sagrado Corazon

Universidad del Sagrado Corazon (USC), the oldest private educational institution in Puerto Rico, was established in 1880. USC is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education, Council on Social Work and the National League of Nursing and the International Association for Continuing Education and Training. USC incorporated undergraduate research experiences in most programs. USC is the only Puerto Rican university recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in their "Community Engagement" and "Outreach and Partnerships" categories. Include a unique Service Learning Program that impact all academic programs, a Center for the Entrepreneurial Development of Women, an Educational Television Channel, and an Institute for the Development of the Non-Profit Sector. USC is well-known for its intercollegiate sports achievements. Dual-degree program offerings,BS/MD,BA/MS. Residential facilities.

Helpful Information

The language of instruction is Spanish.

Fast Facts

Campus Statistics

Location Setting Pop. Enroll Housing Lang. Type
San Juan, PR Urban 395,326 5,839 8% on-campus English Semester

Campus Diversity

White African Amer. Hispanic Asian Native Amer. Int'l Other
0% 0% 98% 0% 0% 2% 0%

Available Tuition Payment Plans

Plan A Plan B
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus. You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants. UNEVEN-Host campus accepts a few more students than it sends out.
Placement availabilities may change at any time. Please reference the school's profile page on NSE.org for updated information.

Payment Estimates

Plan A Tuition/Fees Housing/Meals
$3,550 $4,700
These prices are estimates and are subject to change. Please reference the host university site for accurate details.

Programs of Study Open to NSE Students

For an accurate list of programs of study open to NSE students, please reference the list of "Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students" on the NSE School Profile for Universidad del Sagrado Corazon.

This list is maintained by the host NSE coordinator and is kept up-to-date. All classes taken while on an NSE exchange will transfer back as LSU credit. The LSU NSE coordinator will work with you to determine course equivalencies.

Special Conditions

For a full list of special conditions, please visit www.NSE.org and search the NSE section of the APA website.

GPA and Other Academic Requirements

  • No students accepted from other NSE members within my own U.S. territory
  • 2.5 GPA
  • The language of instruction is Spanish. Students must demonstrate Spanish language proficiency on their home campus prior to placement.

Exchange Preferences

  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted

Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)

  • Available

Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students

  • Available

Summer Exchange

  • Plan A

International Students (Visa Students)

  • Will not accept