Overview

Student Population
4,646
National Rank
#125
Providence College overview
Location Providence, Rhode Island
Online providence.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Providence College overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Providence, Rhode Island, Providence College is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 11,251 prospective students applied, and 5,797 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,064 enrolled in the school.  4,055 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 591 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $47,870 plus fees of $894. Providence is ranked 125 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very High 
Providence College overview
SAT 1230/1390
ACT 26/30
GPA 3.37
Applications Accepted
51.5% 
Providence College overview
Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$47,870
Costs for Providence College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$980
Other Fees$894
Room and Board $14,240
Budget for Other Expenses$1,000
Total One Year Cost$64,984

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$68,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
85% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Providence College students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 33%
Social Sciences 13%
Education 9%
Biology 6%
English and Literature 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217402 IPEDS survey data for Providence College.