United States of America - Puerto Rico

top General Information


Street:P.O. Box 9000
259 Boulevard Alfonso Valdés Cobián


Province:Puerto Rico

Post Code:00681-9000


Institution Funding



Founded 1911 as Colegio de Agricultura en Mayagüez (Mayagüez College of Agriculture), renamed Colegio de Agricultura y Artes Mecánicas (College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts) (CAAM) 1912, acquired current status and title 1966. One of the 11 units of the Universidad de Puerto Rico (UPR) System

Academic Year

August to May (August-December; January-May)

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school or equivalent, and College Board SAT or ACT examination. TOEFL test for foreign students



Accrediting Agency

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Agustín Rullán Toro

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Nancy V. Vicente Vélez

Job title:Interim Dean, Academic Affairs

Senior Administrative Officer : Omar Molina Bas

Job title:Dean, Administrative Affairs

top Divisions

Faculty : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Crop Production, Food Science, Food Technology

Faculty : Arts and Sciences

Fields of study:Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Comparative Literature, Economic History, English, Fine Arts, French, Geology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Nursing, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Social Sciences

Faculty : Business Administration

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Computing, Finance, Management, Marketing

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Agricultural Education, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Finance, Human Resources, Industrial Engineering, Management, Mechanical Engineering, Nursing, Physical Education, Software Engineering, Surveying and Mapping

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Business Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Industrial Management


Also MBA

top Academic Periodicals


Boletín de Avances Técnicos

Boletín Marino


Ceteris Paribus

Cuadernos de Artes y Ciencias

Publicaciones de Extensión Agrícola

The Caribbean Journal of Science

The Journal of Agriculture of the U.P.R.

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2022-2023

Full Time Total:473


Statistics Year:2022-2023


Updated on 22-11-2023