University description (as per official university website)
The University is the institution APEC Action eldest Pro Education and Culture (APEC), formed in 1964 when entrepreneurs, businessmen, professionals and men of the church, decided to create a nonprofit entity, driven by higher education in the Dominican Republic.
Born with the name of Institute of Advanced Studies (IES), and in September 1965, created the first Faculty of Business Schools, Accounting and Spanish and Bilingual Executive Secretariat.
In 1968, Decree No.2985, the Executive gives the benefit of legal personality to award higher academic degrees, which the institution achieved university status.
On August 11, 1983, the Board of APEC, through Resolution No. 3, adopted a new symbol for the institution and its identification as APEC University (UNAPEC). Subsequently, the Executive approved the name change through Decree No. 2710 of January 29, 1985.
We are creative and entrepreneurial leaders for a global economy, by offering a full academic with an emphasis in business, technology and services that integrates teaching, research and extension, to contribute to the development of Dominican society.
Be the first choice among Dominican universities for academic excellence in business, technology and services.
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