Rice University

Acceptance Rate 9 %
SAT Average 1,520
Tuition & Fees $49,112
Student Population 7,124
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $35,406

Rice Academic Overview

Rice University Campus, Houston, TX
Rice University (Rice) is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Houston, Texas. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees of Rice University is $49,112 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and total 7,124 students are enrolled into Rice. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 9% and the graduation rate is 93% last year.
The salary after graduation from Rice University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $91,600. You can check the average salary by major program at area of study page.

Rice 2020 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2019-2020, Rice University tuition and fees are $49,112 for all students. For graduate schools, its 2020 tuition and fees are $49,403 for all graduate students.
Rice University 2020 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Rice University 2019-2020 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics at Rice

Next chart illustrates the 2020 key academic stats at Rice. The acceptance rate of Rice is 9% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 41%. The average graduation rate is 93% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $35,406 and 63% of undergraduate students received grants of scholarship aid. Total 7,124 students are attending Rice including both undergraduate and graduate students and the student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1.
[Chart] Rice University Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for Rice University is 9 %.
Graduation Rate for Rice University is 93 %
Retention Rate for Rice University is 97 %
Student Population for Rice University is 7,124
Student to Faculty Rate for Rice University is 6 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $35,406 at Rice University.

Offered Degrees at Rice University

Rice offers 150 major programs through online and on-site education where 1 programs are available through distance learning. Next table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Programs at Rice University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree600
Master's Degree531
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship370

Special Learning Opportunities

Rice University 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. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities at Rice University
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,309)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,400)

Veterans Benefits

Rice University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits at Rice University
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