Rhode Island College

Providence, Rhode Island

Rhode Island College Overview

Student population

Address600 Mount Pleasant Ave
Providence, RI
School Websitewww.ric.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Rhode Island College is a small public, 4-year college based in Providence, Rhode Island that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 4,207 students applied to Rhode Island College. Of those students, 3,091 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Rhode Island College was $7,790, in addition to fees of $1,139. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Rhode Island College.

Rhode Island College has a 50% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Rhode Island College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

SAT-
ACT-
GPARecommended
Applicants admitted

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The Rhode Island College acceptance rate is 73%. To put this into perspective, 3,091 of the 4,207 students who applied to Rhode Island College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Rhode Island College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Rhode Island College had an SAT score between the range of 890 and 1,100. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Rhode Island College was between 16 and 20 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Rhode Island College as part of their application.

Rhode Island College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Rhode Island College, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,790. Combined with fees of $1,139, room and board costs of $11,829, other expenses of $1,440 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $21,692 in tuition.

Students at Rhode Island College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Rhode Island College was $5,107 last year, with 57% of students being awarded federal aid.

Rhode Island College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Rhode Island College.

Rhode Island College has a good gender split, with 69% of undergraduates being female and 31% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Rhode Island residents; in fact, 78% of all students reside in Rhode Island. However, 22% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Rhode Island College is 14:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Rhode Island College Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
PSYCHOLOGY
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
SOCIAL SCIENCES

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