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17 Colleges
3,116 Yearly Graduations
$117,367 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$32,974 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

In 2019, 3,116 students received a trade school degree from a college in Rhode Island, making it rank #41 in terms of graduations. Students who live in the state can take advantage of in-state tuition averaging $29,342 a year, while students from out-of-state may pay a higher average tuition of $33,612 a year.

About 69% of students who go to college in this state take out loans, with the average yearly loan amount being $8,243 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

Johnson & Wales University - Providence

Providence, Rhode Island
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
699 Yearly Degrees
$33,054 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 6,681 undergraduates at JWU Providence, of which 6,263 are full-time, and there are 7,360 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at JWU Providence is 4.2 years.

Around 88% of students who apply get accepted. Around 34% of accepted students are men, and 66% are women.

Approximately 83% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $9,201 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.0% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from JWU Providence is $31,900.

#2

New England Institute of Technology

East Greenwich, Rhode Island
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
507 Yearly Degrees
$30,841 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 2,596 undergraduates at New England Tech, of which 2,174 are full-time, and there are 2,763 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 13 to 1.

Roughly 86% of students at New England Tech take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $10,551 a year. New England Tech has a 1.2% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,200 during the early-career years.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
427 Yearly Degrees

There are 512 students at NETTTS in total, 512 are full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

Approximately 82% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The average amount of student loans is $7,256 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from NETTTS is $35,700.

#4

Lincoln Technical Institute - Lincoln

Lincoln, Rhode Island
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
369 Yearly Degrees

There are 425 full-time undergraduates at Lincoln Tech - Lincoln, and 607 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Roughly 91% of students at Lincoln Tech - Lincoln take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,545 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 8.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Lincoln Tech - Lincoln is $23,400.

#5

Community College of Rhode Island

Warwick, Rhode Island
Public Public vs. Private
303 Yearly Degrees
$4,700 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 5,756 full-time undergraduates at CCRI, and 14,539 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

Roughly 12% of students at CCRI take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $4,127 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 13.1% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from CCRI with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $26,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#6

University of Rhode Island

Kingston, Rhode Island
Public Public vs. Private
148 Yearly Degrees
$14,566 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 17,777 students at URI in total, 14,778 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 12,485 are full-time. For undergraduates at URI, the average graduation time is 4.4 years.

About 70% of students who apply get accepted. Around 39% of accepted students are men, and 61% are women.

Roughly 83% of students at URI take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $6,606 a year. The student loan default rate of 4.4% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from URI is $39,400.

#7

Rhode Island College

Providence, Rhode Island
Public Public vs. Private
119 Yearly Degrees
$9,578 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 6,684 undergraduates at RIC, of which 5,104 are full-time, and there are 7,766 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at RIC is 4.8 years.

About 74% of students who apply get accepted. Around 31% of accepted students are men, and 69% are women.

Roughly 66% of students at RIC take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $6,021 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 7.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $33,600 during the early-career years.

Private for-profit Public vs. Private
101 Yearly Degrees

There are 144 full-time undergraduates at Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Cranston, and 149 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

Roughly 80% of students at Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Cranston take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,726 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.4% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

#9

MKG Beauty & Business

Cranston, Rhode Island
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
92 Yearly Degrees

There are 79 full-time undergraduates at MKG Beauty & Business, and 117 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Roughly 47% of students at MKG Beauty & Business take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $5,966 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 4.3% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

#10

Paul Mitchell the School Rhode Island

Cranston, Rhode Island
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
78 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Paul Mitchell the School Rhode Island is 154, which includes 52 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Roughly 74% of students at Paul Mitchell the School Rhode Island take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $7,752 a year. The student loan default rate of 7.9% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Paul Mitchell the School Rhode Island is $19,200.

#11

Empire Beauty School-Warwick

Warwick, Rhode Island
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
59 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at Empire Beauty School-Warwick is 92, which includes 75 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 15 to 1.

Roughly 95% of students at Empire Beauty School-Warwick take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $7,900 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 14.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $16,200 during the early-career years.

#12

International Yacht Restoration School

Newport, Rhode Island
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
57 Yearly Degrees

There are 74 full-time undergraduates at IYRS, and 74 students altogether. Students tend to stick around at IYRS. The freshman retention rate is 86%.

Around 100% of students who apply get accepted. Around 98% of accepted students are men, and 2% are women.

Roughly 68% of students at IYRS take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,657 a year.

#13

Providence College

Providence, Rhode Island
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
53 Yearly Degrees
$52,438 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,674 students at Providence in total, 4,132 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,904 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at Providence is 4.0 years.

About 52% of students who apply get accepted. Around 46% of accepted students are men, and 54% are women.

Roughly 53% of students at Providence take out loans to pay for college. The typical student loan amount is $10,710 a year. The student loan default rate of 3.7% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

Students who graduate from Providence with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $48,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#14

MotoRing Technical Training Institute

East Providence, Rhode Island
Private for-profit Public vs. Private
43 Yearly Degrees

The total student population at MotoRing Technical Training Institute is 59, which includes 42 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 82%. Around 89% of accepted students are men, and 11% are women.

57% of MTTI students take out loans to afford college costs. The typical student loan amount is $7,816 a year. Students should know that the student default rate at this school is 15.0% which is higher than the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $26,300 during the early-career years.

#15

Rhode Island School of Design

Providence, Rhode Island
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
30 Yearly Degrees
$52,860 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,994 undergraduates at RISD, of which 1,994 are full-time, and there are 2,467 students altogether. It takes the average RISD undergraduate about 4.3 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 32%. Around 30% of accepted students are men, and 61% are women.

Roughly 35% of students at RISD take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $8,157 a year. The school reports a student loan default rate of 3.1% which is much lower than the average rate of 10.8%!

Students who graduate from RISD with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $40,300 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#16

Roger Williams University

Bristol, Rhode Island
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
22 Yearly Degrees
$35,169 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 4,860 students at RWU in total, 4,537 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 3,962 are full-time. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 14 to 1.

About 82% of students who apply get accepted. Around 46% of accepted students are men, and 54% are women.

71% of RWU students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $12,567 a year. RWU has a 2.7% student default rate. This is excellent when you compare it to the national rate of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from RWU with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $42,600 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#17

Salve Regina University

Newport, Rhode Island
Private not-for-profit Public vs. Private
9 Yearly Degrees
$41,450 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Salve Regina University is 2,647, of which 2,021 students are undergraduates and of those, 1,957 are full-time. It takes the average Salve Regina undergraduate about 4.1 years to complete their degree.

About 72% of students who apply get accepted. Of the accepted students, 29% are men and 71% are women.

Roughly 91% of students at Salve Regina take out loans to pay for college. The average amount of student loans is $9,580 a year. The student loan default rate of 2.8% means most graduates are not struggling to pay off their loans.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from Salve Regina is $44,400.

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