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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Rhode Island

Brown University has the highest graduation rate of 96% for academic year 2019-2020 in Rhode Island. Providence College is ranked second with 87% and Bryant University follows them with 81%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Rhode Island.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Rhode Island
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Brown University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
96%-98%
2Providence College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
87%11%93%
3Bryant University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSmithfield, RI
81%15%90%
4Salve Regina University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNewport, RI
78%-83%
5University of Rhode Island
Public, 4 or more yearsKingston, RI
69%-83%
6Roger Williams University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBristol, RI
67%27%81%
7Johnson & Wales University-Providence
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
65%2%71%
8Rhode Island College
Public, 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
49%-73%