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Rice University

Rice University is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Houston, TX. The 2019 average net price at Rice University is $23,202. Acceptance rate is 11.13%. The school has a total enrollment of 7,124.


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Location: Houston, TX
Student Body: 7,124
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.rice.edu
Acceptance Rate: 11.13%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 11.13%
  • Application Deadline: January 1, 2021
  • International Students: 14%
  • Application Fee: $75
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $46,600
Grad Tuition: $37,855
Room and Board: $14,000
Books and Supplies: $1,200
Other Fees: $750
Average Net Price: $23,202
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 958
  • Men / Women Ratio: 505 / 453
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 700 - 760
  • Median SAT Math Range: 750 - 800
  • Median ACT Range: 33 - 35
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 90
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: 14%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 130
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Considered
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 19%
  • Engineering: 15%
  • Social Sciences: 10%
  • Computer Science: 9%
  • Visual and Performing Arts: 6%

Academic Programs

Rice University offers 151 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsRice University offers 60 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Computer Science
Engineering
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
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 ProgramsRice University offers 53 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
  • Science Teacher Education, General Science Teacher Education Degree
  • Secondary Education and Teaching Degree
Engineering
Engineering Technology
English Literature
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsRice University offers 37 Doctorate Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Computer Science
Engineering
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 91%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 91%
  • 1st Year Retention: 97%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $74,800
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 7,124
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 36%
  • Non-resident, alien: 24%
  • Asian Students: 18%
  • Hispanic Students: 11%
  • Black Students: 5%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%