Founded in 1998, Universidad Americana (UAM) offers a comprehensive education that prepares students to succeed in the job market and help advance Costa Rican society. More than 7,000 students study on UAM’s campuses in San José, Cartago and Heredia.
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Students pursue undergraduate and graduate degrees in advertising, business administration, education, engineering, graphic design and physical therapy.
Universidad Americana is accredited by the Costa Rica National Council of Higher Education.
Universidad Americana is the top physical therapy school in the country, according to the report Estado de la Educación en Costa Rica (State of Education in Costa Rica). The report also recognizes UAM as having Costa Rica’s largest private program in mathematics education.