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Rhode Island College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Rhode Island College

Website: http://www.ric.edu
Address: 600 Mount Pleasant Ave , Providence , Rhode Island - 2908
Phone: (401) 456-8000
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Public
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Campus setting
Midsize City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare Yes
Distance learning No
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $50
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
3,636
1,263
2,373
Percent admitted
72%
65%
76%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
43%
41%
44%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
430
530
SAT Math
420
530
SAT Writing
430
530
ACT Composite
18
22
ACT English
16
20
ACT Math
16
21
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $4,889
Out-of-state tuition $13,600
Books and supplies $900
On-campus room and board $8,250
On-campus other expenses $1,440
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
79%
-
Federal grant aid
32%
$4,193
State or local grant aid
40%
$1,312
Institutional grant aid
40%
-
Loan aid
56%
$4,900
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
9,085
31%
69%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 7,601
Estimated graduates enrolled 1,484
Undergraduates 24 years old 75%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 23%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 46%
Men 40%
Women 49%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 16%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 36%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 46%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees          
In-state $4,958 $5,256 $5,771 $6,408 11.0%
Out-of-state $12,888 $13,664 $14,482 $15,488 6.9%
Books and supplies $800 $850 $900 $1,000 11.1%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $7,380 $7,820 $8,250 $8,818 6.9%
Other $1,440 $1,440 $1,440 $1,440 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $7,350 $7,820 $10,500 $11,540 9.9%
Other $2,200 $2,200 $2,200 $2,200 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,200 $2,200 $2,200 $2,200 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
In-state          
On Campus $14,578 $15,366 $16,361 $17,666 8.0%
Off Campus $15,308 $16,126 $19,371 $21,148 9.2%
Off Campus with Family $7,958 $8,306 $8,871 $9,608 8.3%
Out-of-state          
On Campus $22,508 $23,774 $25,072 $26,746 6.7%
Off Campus $23,238 $24,534 $28,082 $30,228 7.6%
Off Campus with Family $15,888 $16,714 $17,582 $18,688 6.3%
 

Map & Directions

Map of Rhode Island College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $50
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2008
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,028 1,401 2,627
Percent admitted 71% 62% 76%
Percent admitted who enrolled 42% 43% 41%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA   X
Secondary school rank X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2008 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 1,081 91%
ACT 70 6%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 420 530
SAT Math 420 530
SAT Writing 430 530
ACT Composite 17 21
ACT English 15 22
ACT Math 16 21
ACT Writing 7 8

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education 12/1/1958 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels 4/21/2004 -   Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels 4/25/2009 -   Accredited
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs 9/1/1978 -   Accredited
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation
Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs 9/1/1973 -   Accredited
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools 1/1/1954 -   Accredited