Best Colleges in America 2022
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Overall Score: 64.08

Rhode Island College

Providence, RI http://www.ric.edu/

Costs

Est. full price 2022-2023
$26,100
% of students who get any grants
76%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$11,100
Average price for low-income students
$9,420

Admissions

Acceptance rate
78%
Median SAT/ACT score
980/18
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
Undergraduate enrollment
6,290

Financial Aid

% of students with need who get grants
80%
% of need met
62%
% of students who get merit grants
3%
Average merit grant
$3,200

Student Success

Graduation rate
50%
Average time to a degree
4.7 years
Median student debt
$21,002
Early career earnings
$49,250
% earning more than a high school grad
65%

Notes: Students who get merit grants are full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants. Graduation rate measures degree completion within six years for both transfer students and first-time students. Early career earnings are the median earnings for both graduates and non-completers, 10 years after they first enrolled.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson’s, Money/Witlytic calculations.

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