Founded in 1854, Rhode Island College is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Providence (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Rhode Island. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Rhode Island College (RIC) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Rhode Island College (RIC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 166 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. RIC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Rhode Island College|
|Motto||Reach. Inspire. Connect.
|Address||600 Mount Pleasant Avenue
02908 Rhode Island
|Tel||+1 (401) 456 8000|
|Fax||+1 (401) 456 8817|
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||600 Mount Pleasant Avenue
(401) 456 8234
800 669 5760
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, medium full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, no graduate coexistence|
Rhode Island College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 290,992 physical volumes, 6,558 physical media, 196,114 digital/electronic medium and 123 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Rhode Island College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,130 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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