Sagrado is accredited by the Council of Education of Puerto Rico and by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools of the U.S. This second accreditation makes valid their degrees in the United States.
Their Nursing Program is also accredited since 1987 by the National League for Nursing of the U.S. (NLN); their Social Work Program is also accredited since 1981 by the Council on Social Work Education of the U.S. (CSWE).
Their main degrees are in Natural Sciences (i.e.: Nursing, Biology), Business Administration and Communications. They also offer degrees in Social Sciences (i.e.: Social Work, Psychology), Education and Humanities.
Sagrado is very affordable. Estimated cost for the academic year 2014-2015 is around $10,200; including the cost of the dorms for the two semesters. Students can use the FAFSA and other federal financial aid here. Their ID # is 003937.
Sagrado offers a language transition program geared to develop bilingual professionals (Spanish-English). In this program, the student will take all the classes in English during the first year, and will be required to attend the Language Lab once a week; to learn or improve the Spanish language. On the second year the classes will be in Spanish but the professors will be bilingual. From the third year and thereafter all classes will be in Spanish. By then, the student will be fluent enough.
If you are at all interested please see Ms. Gallegos or Ms. Long for further information.