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
Rhode Island Community Colleges by Town:
- College Location Students
17,699 students400 East Ave
Warwick, RI 02886
2,877 studentsOne New England Tech Boulevard
East Greenwich, RI 02818
97 students85 Garfield Avenue
Cranston, RI 2920
November 05, 2015
More and more, students are choosing to go to community college over traditional four-year universities but community colleges still have a bad reputation. Learn why in this informative article.
September 15, 2015
Short Term Commitment – Long Term Benefits: Three Study-Abroad Options for Community College Students
While study abroad has long been considered an option only for students at four-year colleges and universities, there are actually many options for community college students who would like to experience studying in another country.
August 06, 2015
Recently, a measure passed that allows community colleges in California to offer 4 year degrees. Until now such offerings have been the sole province of other institutions. Now, the game has changed.