#567 Overall Influence

University of Puerto Rico

The main public university system of Puerto Rico

From Wikipedia

The University of Puerto Rico is the main public university system in the U.S. Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. It is a government-owned corporation with 11 campuses and approximately 58,000 students and 5,300 faculty members. UPR has the largest and most diverse academic offerings in the commonwealth, with 472 academic programs of which 32 lead to a doctorate.

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What is University of Puerto Rico known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#207 World Rank
Medical
#253 World Rank
Education
#473 World Rank
Biology
#294 World Rank
Law
#460 World Rank
Literature
#355 World Rank
Political Science
#630 World Rank
Business
#909 World Rank
Engineering
#542 World Rank
History
#918 World Rank
Chemistry
#622 World Rank
Philosophy
#970 World Rank
Physics
#601 World Rank
Psychology
#587 World Rank
Communications
#267 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#894 World Rank
Economics
#1240 World Rank
Mathematics
#1617 World Rank
Computer Science
#616 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#404 World Rank
Anthropology
#576 World Rank
Sociology
#649 World Rank
Nursing
#480 World Rank
Social Work
#2582 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are University of Puerto Rico's Most influential alumni?

University of Puerto Rico 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Medical, Education, and Criminal Justice

Ramón Enrique Torres

Puerto Rican TV journalist

Manuel Rodríguez Ramos

Puerto Rican academic

Vilma G. Holland

Vilma G. Holland

Puerto Rican visual artist

Roy Bryce-Laporte

American sociologist

Soraya Marcano

Artist

Arturo L. Carrión Muñoz

Former Executive Vice-President of the Puerto Rico Bankers Association

Antonio García Padilla

Puerto Rican educator

Alba Reyes

Model, lawyer, beauty queen, tv host

Ana Irma Rivera Lassén

Ana Irma Rivera Lassén

Afro-Puerto Rican attorney who was the head of the Bar Association of Puerto Rico from 2012-2014

Ruth Noemí Colón

Puerto Rican politician

Nydia Velázquez

Puerto Rican politician

José Ferrer Canales

Puerto Rican activist