Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua

Santa María La Antigua Catholic University (Spanish: Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua, USMA) is a private university in Panama City, Panama. The institution was created as the first private university of Panama, and was opened on May 27, 1965. Its academic activities started with 232 students on 9 careers and 21 professors.

Universidad Católica Santa María La Antigua
USMA
Universidad Catolica Santa Maria La Antigua Logo.jpg
MottoIntellectum da mihi ut vivam (Latin)
Motto in English
Give me understanding to live
TypePrivate
EstablishedMay 27, 1965
AffiliationRoman Catholic
Location,
Panama

9°01′46″N 79°31′15″W / 9.0294°N 79.5209°W / 9.0294; -79.5209Coordinates: 9°01′46″N 79°31′15″W / 9.0294°N 79.5209°W / 9.0294; -79.5209
Websiteusma.ac.pa

Today the university has about 25,000 former students, 5,000 students, 500 professors and more than 80 academic programs from undergraduate to post graduate and four regional centers spread across the country.

Campus Locations:

  • Panama City, Panama
  • Colon, Panama
  • David, Chiriquí, Panama
  • Chitré, Herrera, Panama
  • Santiago, Veraguas, Panama

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