Higher education in Guatemala is compulsory for every citizen. About 13% of their populations are in the high institutions. The country has about 34 million people. Though the standard of education is still very poor, indigenous children are finding it hard to go to school due to the rising cost of tuition fees and other requirements, which are not supplied by the government. More than 12 million people are illiterate. Higher education is provided by 1 state and 4 private universities. Before you can teach, you must as a matter of fact have a Masters Degree. There are about 150 foreign students. Finally, the student work opportunities here are very low.
There are 12 universities listed in Guatemala. Click on a university to find its detailed information including address, phone, website, contact details, other related links etc.