The Best Value Rhode Island Colleges

Best Value Colleges in Rhode Island for 2021

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in Rhode Island based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking but additionally factors in the typical price paid by students to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2021 as the overall best value college in Rhode Island is Brown University. The highest value public state college is University of Rhode Island. Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


5 results

Brown University
B
Providence, RI
Brown University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Value in Rhode Island

  • 10,257enrollment
  • $27,218net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.94*Avg GPA
Providence College
P
Providence, RI
Providence College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Value in Rhode Island

  • 4,674enrollment
  • $35,796net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1350SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA
Rhode Island School of Design
R
Providence, RI
Rhode Island School of Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value in Rhode Island

  • 2,467enrollment
  • $39,791net price
  • 26%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1470SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
University of Rhode Island
R
Kingston, RI
University of Rhode Island

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#4 Best Value in Rhode Island

  • 17,777enrollment
  • $19,652net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Rhode Island College
R
Providence, RI
Rhode Island College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Value in Rhode Island

  • 7,766enrollment
  • $9,572net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 880-1080SAT range
  • 16-19ACT range
  • 3.08*Avg GPA