Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando

Add Comparison
2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$12,870
3.62% growth from 2021
2022 Average Net Price
$18,165
After Financial Aid
2019 Default Rate
1.64%
on Student Loans
2022 Enrolled Students
134
32.8% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
20%
1 Graduates

About

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is a higher education institution located in Orange County, FL. In 2022, the most popular Bachelors Degree concentrations at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando were Mechanical Engineering (8 degrees awarded), General Civil Engineering (4 degrees), and General Business Administration & Management (4 degrees).

In 2022, 25 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando. 32% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 68% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was hispanic or latino (25 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is $12,870, which is $−2,071 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,942).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is $12,870, which is $−2,072 less than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,942).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $18,165.

In 2022, 99% of undergraduate students attending Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 73% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$12,870
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando was $12,870. The cost of tuition at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is $−2,072 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,942).

This chart compares the tuition costs of Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando (in red) with those of other similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Average Net Price

$18,165
2022 Value
3.87%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $18,165. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando grew by 3.87%.

This chart compares the average net price of Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando (in red) with that of other similar universities.

Average net price is calculated from full-time beginning undergraduate students who were awarded a grant or scholarship from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Other Student Expenses

$11,302
Room and Board
$2,453
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando was of $11,302 in 2022. The cost of room and board increased by 3.73% between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $2,453. The cost of books and supplies increased by 3.76% during the same period.

This chart compares the average student costs at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando (in red) with that of similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Financial Aid by Income Level

99%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
73%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

99% of undergraduate students at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a growth of 67.8% with respect to 2021, when 59% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

This chart compares the average award discount at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando (in red) with that of other similar universities.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
1.64%
2019 Default Rate
17
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando was 1.64%, which represents 17 out of the 1039 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

View Data
Save Image

Enrollment

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando had a total enrollment of 134 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is 44 students and the part-time enrollment is 90. This means that 32.8% of students enrolled at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando, both undergraduate and graduate, is 94% Hispanic or Latino and 2.24% Black or African American.

Students enrolled at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Male (58.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Female (30.6%) and Black or African American Male (2.78%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly Hispanic or Latino Female (50%), followed by Hispanic or Latino Male (25%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

32.8%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 134 students. The full-time enrollment at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is 44 and the part-time enrollment is 90. This means that 32.8% of students enrolled at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are enrolled full-time compared with 71.2% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

This chart shows the full-time vs part-time enrollment status at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando (in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Retention Rate over Time

100%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando was 100%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (73%), Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando had a retention rate higher than its peers.

This chart shows the retention rate over time at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando (highlighted in red) compares to similar universities.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino
    126 enrolled students
  2. Black or African American
    3 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is 94% Hispanic or Latino and 2.24% Black or African American. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 42.1% White, 19.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 14.1% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2 students (1.49%) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduates

In 2022, 9 fewer women than men received degrees from Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is hispanic or latino (25 degrees awarded).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is Mechanical Engineering (8 degrees awarded), followed by General Civil Engineering (4 degrees) and General Business Administration & Management (4 degrees).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Engineering (15 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (1 degrees), and Business (8 degrees).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are Software developers (1,098,906 people), Accountants & auditors (1,060,538 people), Other managers (1,053,688 people), Financial managers (524,626 people), and Chief executives & legislators (506,478 people).

The most specialized majors at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando in 2022 are Engineering (15 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (1 degrees), Business (8 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (1 degrees) (as of 2022).

View Data
Save Image

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are Podiatrists, Cardiovascular technologists and technicians, Surgeons, Physicians, and Architectural & engineering managers

The most specialized majors at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are Engineering (15 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (1 degrees), Business (8 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (1 degrees) (as of 2022).

View Data
Save Image

Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are Computer Systems Design (1,471,302 people), Construction (687,982 people), Banking & related activities (584,600 people), Elementary & secondary schools (580,504 people), and Architectural, engineering & related services (572,813 people).

The most specialized majors at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are Engineering (15 degrees awarded), Engineering Technologies (1 degrees), Business (8 degrees), and Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (1 degrees) (as of 2022).

View Data
Save Image

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando.
Most Common (2022)
  1. 8 degrees awarded
  2. 4 degrees awarded
  3. 4 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando was Mechanical Engineering with 8 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of degree-majors recipients from bachelors degree programs at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

17
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
8
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 17 degrees were awarded to men at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando, which is 2.13 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (8).

This chart displays the sex disparity between the top 5 majors at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 5 degrees were awarded to men at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando in Mechanical Engineering, which is 1.67 times more than the 3 female recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 4 degrees were awarded to men at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1 times approximately the same the 4 male recipients with that same degree.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Time to Complete

100%
100% Completion Time
100%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 100% of students graduating from Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 100% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 100% within 200%.

The following chart shows these completion rates over time compared to the average for the Special Focus Institutions Carnegie Classification group.

Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Hispanic or Latino Male
Highest Graduation Rate (33.3%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is Male and Hispanic or Latino (33.3% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Hispanic or Latino
Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
25 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is hispanic or latino (25 degrees awarded).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. Hispanic or Latino Male
    17 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino Female
    8 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando is hispanic or latino male (17 degrees awarded). There were 2.13 times more hispanic or latino male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino female (8 degrees).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Operations

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando employs 4 Associate professors. Most academics at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are Male Associate professor (4), and Female Associate professor (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando are: Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services, with 5 employees, Management, with 3 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 3 employees.

Salary Expenditure

$1.61M
2022 Salaries
6.54%
decline from 2021

In 2022, Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando paid a median of $1.61M in salaries, a 6.54% decline from the previous year.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 3.17M (40.8% of overall expenditures).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructional Salaries

$232k
Instructional Salaries
4
Number of Employees

In 2022, Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando paid a total of $232k to 4 employees working as instructors, which represents 14.4% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $975k (30.7%) for similar Special Focus Institutions.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations by Share

Associate professor
Most Common Instructor
4 Employees
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
5 Employees

In 2022, the most common positions for instructional staff at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando was Associate professor with 4 employees.

In 2022, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando were Librarians, Curators, Archivists, and Academic Affairs and Other Education Services with 5 employees, Management with 3 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 3 employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Instructors by Academic Rank and Sex

Most Common Demographic (2022)
  1. Male Associate professor
  2. Female Associate professor

In 2022, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando was Male Associate professor with 4 employees, and Female Associate professor with 0 employees.

This chart shows the sex split between each academic rank present at Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico-Orlando.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart