The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Fordham University is a private (not-for-profit) and URI is a public school and both are four-years schools.
  • Fordham University has more expensive tuition & fees ($56,161) than URI ($33,354).
  • It is harder to admit to Fordham University than URI.
  • Fordham University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,320) than URI (1,190).
  • Fordham University has higher submitted ACT score (30) than URI (28).
  • URI has more students with 17,649 students while Fordham University has 16,364 students.
  • URI has more full-time faculties with 772 faculties while Fordham University has 747 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Fordham University and University of Rhode Island.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Fordham UniversityURI
Fordham Universityvs.URI
Bronx, New YorkLocationKingston, Rhode Island
four-years, private (not-for-profit)School Typefour-years, public
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
$56,161Tuition & Fees
82% ($30,115)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)69% ($11,835)
$30,115Average Amount of Financial Aid$11,835
46.44 %Acceptance Rates70.06 %
10.89 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)20.66 %
1,320SAT Score1,190
30ACT Score28
83 %Graduation Rate71 %
10 %Transfer-out Rate-
89 %Retention Rate85 %
16,364Student Population17,649
747Number of Faculties772
13 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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