univstats

Rhode Island Colleges

Costs of Attendance

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average cost of attendance (COA) of Rhode Island Colleges is $54,963 for undergraduate schools and $43,361 for graduate schools. The following table and chart illustrate costs of attendance including tuition, fees, books & supplies, and living costs by degree offering and residence type.
Costs of Attendance (2020-2021)
Rhode Island Colleges
Tuition & FeesBooks & SuppliesLiving Costs
In-StateOut-of-StateOn-CampusOff-Campus
Undergraduate$10,023$35,987 $1,550$17,426$14,062
Graduate$12,500$24,385 $1,550$17,426$14,062
[CHART#1] Costs of Attendance for Rhode Island Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Rhode Island Colleges is $10,023 for in-state students and $35,987 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
Rhode Island Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average$8,724$1,300 $34,944$1,043
Public Schools$8,724$1,300 $22,099$1,300
4 Years or High$10,879$1,754 $26,903$1,754
2-4 Years$4,414$392 $12,492$392
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-- $38,797$947
4 Years or High-- $38,797$947
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#2] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees for Rhode Island Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average graduate tuition & fees of Rhode Island Colleges is $12,500 for in-state students and $24,385 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate tuition and fees by school controls and levels.
Graduate Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)
Rhode Island Colleges
In-StateOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Average Costs$11,206$1,294$23,385$1,000
Public Schools$11,206$1,294$21,689$1,294
Private Schools--$23,724$902
[CHART#3] Graduate Tuition & Fees for Rhode Island Colleges

Room & Board, Other Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average On-campus living costs of Rhode Island Colleges is $17,426 and off-campus living costs is $14,062. The following table and chart illustrate living costs and other expenses by school controls and levels.
Room & Board, Other Living Costs (2020-2021)
Rhode Island Colleges
On-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
Average$15,045$2,382$10,896$3,166
Public Schools$12,920$1,943 $11,826$3,712
4 Years or High$12,920$1,943 $12,078$3,448
2-4 Years-- $11,322$4,240
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools$15,576$2,491 $10,547$2,961
4 Years or High$15,576$2,491 $10,547$2,961
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
[CHART#4] Room & Board, Other Living Costs for Rhode Island Colleges

Tuition per Credit Hours

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate costs per credit hour of Rhode Island Colleges is $362 for in-state students and $1,020 for out-of-state students. For graduate schools, the cost per credit hour is $596 for in-state students and $935 for out-of-state students. The following table and chart illustrate the average costs credit per hour by school controls and levels.
Tuition per Credit Hours (2020-2021)
Rhode Island Colleges
UndergraduateGraduate
In-StateOut-of-StateIn-StateOut-of-State
Average$362$1,020 $596$935
Public Schools$362$886 $596$1,155
4 Years or High$446$1,039 $596$1,155
2-4 Years$195$580 --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
Private Schools-$1,070 -$886
4 Years or High-$1,070 -$886
2-4 Years-- --
Less Than 2 Years-- --
2-4 years and less than 2 years colleges do not offer graduate programs or not report its costs.
[CHART#5] Tuition per Credit Hours for Rhode Island Colleges