Ranked as the best private university in Costa Rica for 12 consecutive years, the Latin American University of Science and Technology is a global campus with cooperation and student exchange agreements with more than 60 universities around the world. The university offers to more than four thousand students 57 undergraduate and graduate degrees, 17 postgraduate degrees and 2 doctoral programmes.

ULACIT strives to prepare its students for leadership positions in science, technology and other fields of human endeavour, with the knowledge, skills and attitudes they will need to serve the world in the 21st century. By doing so, it ensures that it recruits, educates and supports a student population with promising academic potential that also reflects a wide diversity of interests, talents and life experiences.