73%

Acceptance Rate

$7,556

Avg.Financial Aid

003407

FAFSA Code

Rhode Island College (RIC)

  • Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

    Public

  • Acceptance Rate:

    N/A

  • Level

    4 Years

  • Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

    Not applicable

  • Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

    CIHE

  • Website

    www.ric.edu
  • Student Population Number of Students attending College

    7,766

  • On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

    Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Email:

N/A

Address

600 Mount Pleasant Ave

Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. Rhode Island College has been ranked at the 603rd position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the college based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

Admissions

  • Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

    15th Mar

  • Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

    73%

  • SAT Range

    890 - 1100

  • SAT/ACT

    Required

  • ACT Range

    16 - 20

  • High School GPA

    Recommended

  • Application Fee

    $50

  • Accept Common App

    Yes

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $50, as part of the admission process at RIC. The SAT score in the range of 880-1080 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. The average ACT score at Rhode Island College is 17. However, those getting an ACT score less than 16 might also be offered admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 600 Mount Pleasant Ave, Providence, Rhode Island 02908, or call (401) 456-8000.

Annual Cost to Attend

  • Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

    $9,273

  • Average Annual Cost

    $7,790

Additional Costs:

  • Books And Supplies

    $1,200

  • Other Fees

    $1,139

  • Room And Board The charges for an academic year for ooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

    $11,829

  • Budget For Other Expenses

    $1,440

Total One Year Cost

$23,398

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to RIC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $32,107. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

73%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

35%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$2,399

Faculty Overview

39%

Male Professors

61%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Most Popular Majors:

  • Registered Nursing, Administration,...

    184 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    138 Graduates

  • Social Work

    108 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    101 Graduates

  • Business Administration, Management...

    93 Graduates

  • Criminal Justice and Corrections

    93 Graduates

  • Communication and Media Studies

    89 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    56 Graduates

  • Business Administration, Management...

    93 Graduates

  • Criminal Justice and Corrections

    93 Graduates

  • Communication and Media Studies

    89 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    56 Graduates

  • Health and Medical Administrative S...

    45 Graduates

  • Mental and Social Health Services a...

    43 Graduates

  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

    40 Graduates

  • Marketing

    38 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    38 Graduates

  • Fine and Studio Arts

    37 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    36 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    35 Graduates

  • Computer Science

    32 Graduates

  • Special Education and Teaching

    32 Graduates

  • History

    30 Graduates

  • Political Science and Government

    28 Graduates

  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

    20 Graduates

  • Finance and Financial Management Se...

    19 Graduates

  • Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

    18 Graduates

  • Sociology

    18 Graduates

  • Management Information Systems and...

    16 Graduates

  • Chemistry

    15 Graduates

  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts

    14 Graduates

  • Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

    12 Graduates

  • Music

    12 Graduates

  • Public Administration

    12 Graduates

  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

    11 Graduates

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

    10 Graduates

  • Mathematics

    8 Graduates

  • Philosophy

    8 Graduates

  • Anthropology

    6 Graduates

  • Economics

    6 Graduates

  • Natural Resources Conservation and...

    4 Graduates

  • Physics

    4 Graduates

  • Dance

    3 Graduates

  • Geography and Cartography

    3 Graduates

  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, G...

    2 Graduates

  • Psychology, Other

    2 Graduates

  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

    2 Graduates

  • Area Studies

    1 Graduates

  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

    1 Graduates

  • Computer and Information Sciences,...

    1 Graduates

  • Dental Support Services and Allied...

    1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,684

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

42%

Full-time / Part-time

76% / 24%

Students Gender

Male

31%

US National: 44%

Female

69%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

White

58%

Unknown

6%

Black

10%

Hispanic

21%

Two or more races

2%

Non Resident alien

0%

Asian

3%

American Indian/Alaska native

0%

Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

0%

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

22%

Out Of State

78%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,570 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

15%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,779/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,050/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,050/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Anchormen/Anchorwomen

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

140

Total Female Athletes

188

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

4

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Gymnastics

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Security

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by RIC. At RIC, $12,394 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The average meal plan at RIC costs around $5,050 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At RIC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 31% and 69%, respectively.

24-Hour Security Patrol

Campus Emergency Phones

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$41,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$18,125 - $26,504

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$188 - $275

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

71%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,556

Students Receiving Federal Grants

57%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,107

Students Receiving State Aid

1%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,010

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,174

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,710

$30K - $48K

$7,938

$48K - $75K

$5,563

$75K - $110K

$2,016

> $110K

$736

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$25,114,651

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$487,469

The financial aid department of Rhode Island College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,115, whereas the financial aid is $3,800. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $8,214 as well as institutional aid worth $3,800. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Rhode Island College amount to $25,114,651 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $487,469.

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#N/A

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