History: Founded in 1973.
UPAEP System: Area-34.29 acres Buildings 1619345 sq.ft.
Location: Puebla, Capital of the state of Puebla, 122 kms. South of Mexico city, population 2,000,000. ( Metropolitan area)
Central Campus Academic programs
42 Undergraduate on campus programs
8 Dual degree programs with CityU (Seattle)
Master degrees- 33 on campus, 12 distance programs
Doctoral Programs- 13 on campus, 8 distance programs
40 Double degree graduate programs with Oklahoma State University (OSU).
Continuing Education: courses and degrees.
Executive programs: IESDE- Institute of Higher Studies in Business Management.
Open university system: 7 Undergraduate programs
UPAEP Online: 8 Undergraduate programs, 5 master degree programs
Basketball: 19 national Championships.
2012- Double National Champions CONADEIP and CONDDE
Soccer: 6 national championships.
Tae kwon do: 2009- 5th place male individual at the 4th pattern championship (El Cairo, Egypt).
2008- First place national men’s teams.
2009 - First place national men’s and women’s teams.
2010 - First place national men’s and women’s teams.
2011 - Men's team three-time champion.
Women's team two times champion.
Identity: Private institution of catholic inspiration led by laymen.
Mission: “Create currents of thought and form leaders that transform society”.
Motto: “Culture at the service of people”.
Data Semester Fall 2012
Students: 9079 undergraduate students 53% women, 47% men
3531 Graduate students
560 undergraduate students (open university) and 129 in UPAEP online
UPAEP students abroad: 58 exchange students in 10 countries: Argentina, Brazil, USA, Germany, France, Spain, Finland, Japan,Colombia and Peru.
Scholarships: 5129 students with different kinds of financial aid
2464 undergraduate students
1508 graduate students
1157 Proeduca financial aid offered UPAEP employees and their families.
Hospital Universitario Christus Muguerza - UPAEP: with the largest private ER in the city of Puebla, working 24 hours a day all year round with 5 specialists in the ER .
Campus Tehuacán: Tehuacán, Puebla, 120 kms from the city of Puebla, population: 350,000. 10 bachelor degree programs with 266 students. 5 graduate programs with 277 students .
High school: 9 in the states of Puebla and Tlaxcala: 1826 students
Last Update: October, 2012