About This CampusUniversidad del Sagrado Corazon (USC) was established in 1880 and is the oldest private educational institution in Puerto Rico. USC is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, the Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education, the Council on Social Work Education, and the International Association for Continuing Education and Training. USC incorporates undergraduate research experiences and service learning in most academic 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. USC is well known in Puerto Rico for its communications programs and intercollegiate sports achievements.
Location InformationSagrado is located in the heart of the San Juan metropolitan area, with easy beach access (20 minutes walking) and nearby malls, train stations, theaters, pharmacies, hospitals, restaurants, tourism areas, and more.
Helpful InformationThe language of instruction is Spanish. Students must be able to participate in classroom discussions in Spanish.