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Providence, Rhode Island

Rhode Island School of Design

Overview

Student Population
2,440
National Rank
#82
Rhode Island School of Design overview
Location Providence, Rhode Island
Online risd.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Rhode Island School of Design overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Providence, Rhode Island, Rhode Island School of Design is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 3,420 prospective students applied, and 1,092 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 451 enrolled in the school.  2,440 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 0 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $48,110 plus fees of $260. RISD is ranked 82 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High 
Rhode Island School of Design overview
SAT 1200/1420
ACT 25/31
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
31.9% 
Rhode Island School of Design overview
Applications Due Feb 1, 2020
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$48,110
Costs for Rhode Island School of Design
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,700
Other Fees$260
Room and Board $13,050
Budget for Other Expenses$3,500
Total One Year Cost$67,620

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
87% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Rhode Island School of Design students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 73%
Architecture 18%
Work and Family Studies 5%
Precision Production Trades 4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217493 IPEDS survey data for Rhode Island School of Design.