Best Rhode Island Community Colleges (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 3 community colleges serving 18,352 students in Rhode Island (1 public colleges and 2 private colleges).
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 $30,000 per year (view national tuition costs).
Rhode Island community colleges have a diversity score of 0.60, which is lower than the national average of 0.70 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 40% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(RI) School Average
Asian
3%
Hispanic
16%
Black
7%
White
60%
Two or more races
6%
Non Resident
1%
Unknown
7%
RI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown

Community Colleges in Rhode Island (2023)

College
Location
Students
400 East Ave
Warwick, RI 02886
(401) 825-1000
| 13,684 students
Johnson & Wales University-Online
Johnson & Wales University-Online Photo - Wildcat Center, Harborside Campus ; houses Health Services for the Harborside Campus, Athletics, 2 gymnasiums, student life programming space, game room, fitness center, the university`s Harborside Bookstore (operated by Follett Higher Education Group) and Student Involvement & Leadership.
Private not-for-profit
8 Abbott Park Pl
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 598-1000
| 2,152 students
New England Institute of Technology
New England Institute of Technology Photo
Private, non-profit
One New England Tech Boulevard
East Greenwich, RI 02818
(401) 739-5000
| 2,516 students

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