Liberal Arts in Rhode Island

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Schools Offering Liberal Arts Programs in Rhode Island


Around 1.7% of Rhode Island's graduates graduate from liberal arts degree programs every year. Thus, Rhode Island's 8 liberal arts schools put out approximately 595 liberal arts professionals each year.

Top Schools

Brown University, which was ranked 6th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Rhode Island that has a liberal arts program. It is located in Providence. In 2010, Brown University graduated 24 students from its liberal arts program. The tuition rate at Brown University was $40,820 per year.

Providence College, which is located in Providence, is the second-ranked school in Rhode Island that has a liberal arts program. It received a ranking of 25th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 62 students graduated from Providence College liberal arts program. The tuition rate at Providence College was $39,435 per year.

Bryant University, which is located in Smithfield, is the third-ranked school in Rhode Island that has a liberal arts program. It received a ranking of 31st in the country in 2010. In 2010, Bryant University graduated 1 students from its liberal arts programs. Tuition at Bryant University was $33,357 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Rhode Island's liberal arts schools ranges from $40,820 per year to $3,652 per year. But, the average tuition is $24,487 per year. In 2010, the liberal arts schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Rhode Island were:

  1. Brown University - located in Providence, students are charged $40,820 per year
  2. Providence College - located in Providence, students are charged $39,435 per year
  3. Bryant University - located in Smithfield, students are charged $33,357 per year

The liberal arts schools in Rhode Island that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Community College of Rhode Island - located in Warwick, students are charged $3,652 per year
  2. Rhode Island College - located in Providence, students are charged $6,986 per year
  3. University of Rhode Island - located in Kingston, students are charged $10,476 per year

A liberal arts degree from a Rhode Island school... what next?

The Rhode Island counties with the largest populations of liberal arts professional are:

  1. Bristol County

Salary

liberal arts professionals in Rhode Island earn $81,170 per year on average. Liberal arts professionals in the following Rhode Island counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Bristol County - $79,510 per year

On average, the highest paid liberal arts professionals in Rhode Island were:

  1. Humanities Professor - $81,170 per year

On average, the lowest paid liberal arts professionals in Rhode Island were:

  1. Humanities Professor - $81,170 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in liberal arts in Rhode Island and to compare salaries with various related fields such as liberal arts or English, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Liberal Arts in Rhode Island
  • Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Arts in Rhode Island
  • Master's Degree in Liberal Arts in Rhode Island
  • Doctoral Degree in Liberal Arts in Rhode Island

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,276 miles from location Community College of Rhode Island Warwick RI 10.9428 n/a 17,760
5,275 miles from location University of Rhode Island Kingston RI 34.1458 22% 16,389
5,277 miles from location Rhode Island College Providence RI 58.3153 42% 9,260
5,274 miles from location Brown University Providence RI 93.5619 54% 8,574
5,276 miles from location Providence College Providence RI 74.6016 19% 4,900
5,264 miles from location Roger Williams University Bristol RI 62.6213 18% 4,587
5,282 miles from location Bryant University Smithfield RI 68.7099 32% 3,632
5,263 miles from location Salve Regina University Newport RI 63.2589 15% 2,584
 

Curious what studying Liberal Arts gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Rhode Island

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary + 360 $81,170 33.3%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are liberal arts related jobs in Rhode Island