Rhode Island Community Colleges

There are 3 community colleges located throughout Rhode Island (2 public colleges and 1 private colleges), serving 20,673 students.
For Rhode Island community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,950 per year for in-state students and $10,582 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,685 per year (view national tuition costs).
Rhode Island community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 38% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 29:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(RI) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
17%
Black
9%
White
62%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
3%
Unknown
5%

Rhode Island Community Colleges by Town:

  • College Location Students
  • 17,699 students400 East Ave
    WarwickRI 02886
    (401)825-1000
    17,699
  • 2,877 studentsOne New England Tech Boulevard
    East GreenwichRI 02818
    (401)739-5000
    2,877
  • 97 students85 Garfield Avenue
    CranstonRI 2920
    (401)824-5300
    97
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