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University of Rhode Island

University of Rhode Island is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Kingston, RI. The 2019 average net price at University of Rhode Island is $19,731. Acceptance rate is 69.48%. The school has a total enrollment of 17,777.

Mission Statement



Logo of University of Rhode Island
Major City
Top Ranked
Location: Kingston, RI
Student Body: 17,777
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Suburban
Web Site: web.uri.edu
Acceptance Rate: 69.48%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 69.48%
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $65
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $12,248
Out of State/International Tuition: $28,972
In State Grad Tuition: $13,226
Out of State Grad Tuition: $25,854
Room and Board: $12,528
Books and Supplies: $1,250
Other Fees: $1,890
Net Price In-District/State: $19,731
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 3,058
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,347 / 1,711
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 540 - 620
  • Median SAT Math Range: 530 - 620
  • Median ACT Range: 21 - 21
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 19
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 19%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 12%
  • Engineering: 9%
  • Communication: 8%
  • Social Sciences: 7%

Academic Programs

University of Rhode Island offers 186 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 76 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other Degree
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 55 Master's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Degree
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 31 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Health Professions
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Certificate ProgramsUniversity of Rhode Island offers 17 Certificate Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Education
Engineering
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Health Professions
Natural Resources, Conservation
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 66%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 65%
  • 1st Year Retention: 85%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $50,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 17,777
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 71%
  • Hispanic Students: 9%
  • Unknown: 6%
  • Black Students: 5%
  • Asian Students: 4%
  • Non-resident, alien: 3%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

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