Universidad del Este (UNE)

Introduction

UNE is a US-accredited, affordable higher education institution that allows students to develop professional fluency in English and Spanish.

Universidad del Este (UNE) is a private non-profit institution of higher education and a member of the Ana G. Méndez University System. Its main campus is located in Carolina, five minutes from SJU international airport. The 21-acre suburban campus and its modern and spacious buildings provide an ideal atmosphere for the learning experience.

Founded in 1949 as Puerto Rico Junior College, it grew into a four-year institution in 1992 and a master’s-granting university in 2001. A professionally oriented institution, Universidad del Este offers seventeen master’s degree programs, thirty-one bachelor’s degree programs and twenty-one associate degrees, including programs in business, education, social sciences, hospitality management and sciences.

UNE is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and licensed by the Puerto Rico Council of Higher Education.

Contact Information:

Admissions Office: admisiones-une@suagm.edu

  • +1-787-257-7373 ext. 9-3336
  • +1-787-257-7373 ext. 9-3341

International Affairs Office: ue_international@suagm.edu

  • +1-787-257-7373 ext. 9-2237
This school offers programs in:
  • Spanish

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master in Criminal Justice and Criminology

Campus Full time Part time 2 years Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Carolina Barceloneta Cabo Rojo Santa Isabel Yauco + 5 more

The Master in Criminal Justice and Criminology integrates the study of the components of the justice system, the analysis of criminal behavior and the application of research strategies for finding and understanding of criminal. [+]

UNE is a US-accredited, affordable higher education institution that allows students to develop professional fluency in English and Spanish.

The Master in Criminal Justice and Criminology integrates the study of the components of the justice system, the analysis of criminal behavior and the application of research strategies for finding and understanding of criminal. With this new name and structure, this master prepares professionals who know the criminal justice system, its components and processes that take place within each of them to master the theories on the etiology, prevention, intervention and management criminal behavior, applying skills qualitative and quantitative research, drafting and preparation of proposals, scenario development and interpretation of data, and to master the strategies and action steps to effectively work a crime scene.... [-]


Master in Social Work - Clinical Social Work or Administration

Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Carolina Cabo Rojo Santa Isabel Yauco + 4 more

The professional in the Social Work Program promotes social and economic equity and justice and the well-being of human and social systems. Social workers utilize theories of human behavior and social systems to intervene at the points where people interact with their environments. Human rights and social justice are fundamental tenants of social work. [+]

UNE is a US-accredited, affordable higher education institution that allows students to develop professional fluency in English and Spanish. Mission

To prepare competent social work professionals committed to social justice, human rights and the defense of diversity in all its manifestations. Our graduates will demonstrate critical thinking skills with the capacity to communicate effectively and conduct research related to their practice; will be capable of integrating entrepreneurship, self-management, and technology in their work and will self-identify as active citizens in a global world in constant change, committed to the social transformation of Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.

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Master in Strategic Tourism

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Carolina + 1 more

The tourism industry needs specialized professionals in this high-demand field. To respond to this growing need, the School of Professional Studies (Programa AHORA) at Universidad del Este (UNE) offers a master’s degree in Strategic Tourism with specializations in Sports Tourism, Gastronomic Tourism, and Medical Tourism. [+]

UNE is a US-accredited, affordable higher education institution that allows students to develop professional fluency in English and Spanish.

The tourism industry needs specialized professionals in this high-demand field. To respond to this growing need, the School of Professional Studies (Programa AHORA) at Universidad del Este (UNE) offers a master’s degree in Strategic Tourism with three specializations, including Sports Tourism, Gastronomic Tourism, and Medical Tourism. This master’s degree was developed with the collaboration of UNE’s International School of Hospitality and Culinary Arts and its expert faculty in the tourism industry.

Graduates of this master’s program will demonstrate knowledge and skills in strategic planning, finance, accounting, marketing, sales, economics, human resources and research in the tourism industry. They will have the opportunity to design innovative tourism products with the purpose of projecting Puerto Rico as a national and international tourist destination. In addition, graduates will identify project alternatives in various companies focused on solving tourism challenges in local, national and international organizations and associations, both public and private. Academic experiences in this program generate research aimed at the Puerto Rican tourism sector, incorporating statistical data analysis.... [-]


Master Of Arts In Education - Specialty In Curriculum And Teaching

Campus Full time Part time 2 years Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Carolina + 1 more

Programs oriented towards teaching and curricular development. The specialty in Curriculum and Teaching is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom. The graduates of these master's degrees will develop research skills in the classroom, team work, use of technology and design, and review and curricular evaluation. [+]

UNE is accredited in the US with affordable prices for undergraduate and graduate programs. Students graduate with professional skills in English and Spanish.

The specialty in Curriculum and Teaching is designed for those who are certified teachers and have an active experience in the classroom.

The graduates of these master's degrees will develop research skills in the classroom, team work, use of technology and design, and review and curricular evaluation.

Specialty in Curriculum and Teaching of:

Early Education (39 credits)Special Education (39 credits) [-]

Master of Arts in Education in School and Child Psychology (MAEd)

Campus Full time Part time 3 years Open Enrollment Puerto Rico Carolina + 1 more

The program emphasizes a professional that is concerned with the science and practice of psychology with infants, children, youth, families; learners of all ages; and the schooling process. [+]

UNE is a US-accredited, affordable higher education institution that allows students to develop professional fluency in English and Spanish.

The Master of Arts in Education program in School and Child Psychology emphasizes the development of a professional concerned with the science and practice of psychology with infants, children, youth, families; learners of all ages; and the schooling process.

The program prepares them to provide a range of psychological services, such as Diagnosis, assessment, intervention, prevention, health promotion, and program development and evaluation services.

The focus is on the development processes of children and youth within the context of schools, families and other ecological systems. The program prepares them to intervene at different levels to ensure and promote a healthy development.... [-]


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Universidad del Este

Address Carretera 190 Km 1.8 Barrio Sabana Abajo
Carolina, Puerto Rico
Website http://www.suagm.edu/une/
Phone +1 787-257-7373 x9-3341