Rhode Island College

Acceptance Rate 78 %
SAT Average 980
Tuition & Fees $24,735
Student Population 7,766
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,013

Academic Overview

Rhode Island College Campus, Providence, RI
Rhode Island College is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Providence, Rhode Island. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $10,260 for Rhode Island residents and $24,735 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 7,766 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78% and the graduation rate is 49% last year.
The salary after graduation from Rhode Island College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $43,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Rhode Island College are $10,260 for Rhode Island residents and $24,735 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $9,036 for in-state students and $16,884 for out-of-state students.
Rhode Island College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at RIC. The acceptance rate of RIC is 78% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 26%. The average graduation rate is 49% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,013 and 62% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 7,766 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Rhode Island College is 78 %.
Graduation Rate for Rhode Island College is 49 %
Retention Rate for Rhode Island College is 73 %
Student Population for Rhode Island College is 7,766
Student to Faculty Rate for Rhode Island College is 14 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,013 at Rhode Island College.

Offered Degrees

RIC offers 150 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate60
Bachelor's Degree880
Post Bachelor's Degree120
Master's Degree380
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship10
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Rhode Island College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,130)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,050)

Veterans Benefits

Rhode Island College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges