Overview

Student Population
8,171
Rhode Island College overview
Location Providence, Rhode Island
Online ric.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Rhode Island College overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Providence, Rhode Island, Rhode Island College is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,846 prospective students applied, and 3,566 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,040 enrolled in the school.  5,665 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,506 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,790 plus fees of $1,139. RIC is ranked 1157 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
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SAT 960/1160
ACT 15/22
GPA 3.08
Applications Accepted
73.6% 
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Applications Due Mar 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Rhode Island Resident Tuition
$7,790
In State Costs for Rhode Island College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,139
Room and Board $11,829
Budget for Other Expenses$1,440
Total One Year Cost$23,398
Out of State Tuition
$20,553
Out of State Costs for Rhode Island College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$1,139
Room and Board $11,829
Budget for Other Expenses$1,440
Total One Year Cost$36,161

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$42,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
44% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Rhode Island College students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 21%
Business 17%
Psychology 12%
Health Professions 11%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217420 IPEDS survey data for Rhode Island College.