Universidad Católica de Valparaíso
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: Pontificia Universidad de Valparaiso, Catholic University of Valparaiso.
First degree/qualification: Bachiller(2-4 years),Licenciado, professional titles (4-6 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 5.0/7.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year first degree.
Documents required: Official transcript (certificado de calificaciones); official certification of degree and date awarded (título). All documents in Spanish and English.
Description: Instituted in 1928. A private university with financial support from the state. Usual admission requirements are the secondary school certificate (Licencia de educación media) (12 years of education) and an entrance examination.
Suggested U.S. Equivalency:
6.0-7.0 distinction maxima A
5.0-5.9 distinction B
4.0-4.9 aprobado C
1-3 fail F
Language of instruction: Spanish.
- Magister: 2-3 years.
- Doctorado: 3-6years.
Last updated: Jul 29, 2005