In the small charming state of Rhode Island resides one of the most prestigious educational institutions in the nation. Self-described as having "something for everyone," Providence is big-city fun in a compact package. This capital city is filled to the brim with 6 colleges and universities, New England history, and a rich arts scene. Known as the Creative Capital, plenty of fun resides within its modest borders.
When you have time to set aside the books, be sure to attend a WaterFire event-an artistic experience featuring sculptural bonfires along the 3 rivers of downtown Providence. While waiting for the beautiful sunsets, take in a historical tour of Providence, featuring plenty of historical accounts and tastings at local restaurants. Full course loads and full bellies are the perfect student combination. and just think, these are just a few of the great experiences waiting for you in Providence, Rhode Island.*Wikipedia, "Colleges and Universities in Providence", "Providence Rhode Island" *www.providenceri.com
Providence College offers 110 degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 1,332 students graduated with students earning 975 Bachelor's degrees, 215 Master's degrees, 140 Certificates, and 2 Associate's degrees.
Salve Regina University offers 97 degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 845 students graduated with students earning 474 Bachelor's degrees, 245 Master's degrees, 112 Certificates, and 14 Doctoral degrees.
University of Rhode Island offers 193 degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 4,156 students graduated with students earning 3,203 Bachelor's degrees, 595 Master's degrees, 253 Doctoral degrees, and 105 Certificates.
Roger Williams University offers 129 degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 1,144 students graduated with students earning 926 Bachelor's degrees, 144 Master's degrees, 59 Associate's degrees, and 15 Certificates.
University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth offers 172 degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 1,999 students graduated with students earning 1,430 Bachelor's degrees, 397 Master's degrees, 89 Certificates, and 83 Doctoral degrees.
Community College of Rhode Island offers 104 degree programs. It's a large, public, two-year college in a small city. In 2019, 2,211 students graduated with students earning 1,988 Associate's degrees, and 223 Certificates.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Brown University Providence, RI||11 : 1||10,333|
|Rhode Island School of Design Providence, RI||13 : 1||2,501|
|Providence College Providence, RI||15 : 1||4,618|
|IYRS School of Technology & Trades Newport, RI||66|
|Wheaton College Norton, MA||13 : 1||1,774|
|Stonehill College Easton, MA||14 : 1||2,500|
|Bryant University Smithfield, RI||21 : 1||3,640|
|Salve Regina University Newport, RI||23 : 1||2,771|
|University of Rhode Island Kingston, RI||23 : 1||17,465|
|Roger Williams University Bristol, RI||23 : 1||4,838|
|University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth North Dartmouth, MA||21 : 1||8,154|
|Rhode Island College Providence, RI||23 : 1||7,523|
|Johnson & Wales University-Providence Providence, RI||24 : 1||6,695|
|New England Institute of Technology East Greenwich, RI||21 : 1||2,516|
|MotoRing Technical Training Institute East Providence, RI||73|
|Diman Regional Technical Institute Fall River, MA||66|
|Rob Roy Academy-New Bedford New Bedford, MA||11|
|Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Cranston Cranston, RI||128|
|Paul Mitchell the School-Rhode Island Cranston, RI||178|
|New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Rhode Island Pawtucket, RI||478|