Graduate Programs Summary at University of Rhode Island

University of Rhode Island is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Kingston, Rhode Island. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2018-2019 the graduate school tuition & fees are $14,924 for Rhode Island residents and $27,552 for other students in average.

University of Rhode Island offers 108 graduate programs: 56 Master's, 34 Doctorate, 16 Post-Bachelor's, 2 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 581 students have been conferred Master's degree and 269 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
University of Rhode Island
School NameUniversity of Rhode Island
TypePublic, 4 or more years
AddressGreen Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston, RI
Graduate School Students2,999
Tuition & Fees (2018-2019)In-State$14,924
Student to Faculty16:1 (6.25%)

2019 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2018-2019 graduate tuition & fees at University of Rhode Island with tuition changes over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Rhode Island resident, the tuition & fees are $14,924 and $27,552 for non-Rhode Island resident. The average room & board cost is $12,528 and the total cost of attendance is $43,765 when a student pays out-of-state tuition rate and living on-campus facilities such as dormitory. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $735 for Rhode Island resident and $1,436 for out-out-state students.
2019 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2019 Tuition & Costs - University of Rhode Island
Cost per Credit$735$1,436
Books & Supplies$1,250
Room & Board$12,528 (On-Campus) / $9,586 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$2,435 (On-Campus) / $4,236 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$31,137$43,765
Off-Campus Total$29,996$42,624
Graduate Tuition Changes (2015-2019) - University of Rhode Island

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Rhode Island offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 108 major areas - 55 Master's (3 online program), 31 Doctorate , 15 Post-Bachelor'(3 online program), 1 Post-Master'. Next table summarizes total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of program.
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
English Language And Literature
Library Science
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

At University of Rhode Island, total 17,777 students enrolled in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 2,999 students are enrolled for graduate degree programs. By gender, it has 1,220 male and 1,779 female students. By attending status, there are 1,836 full-time and 1,163 part-time students in graduate schools at University of Rhode Island. University of Rhode Island offers online degree program and 142 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 273 students are taking some graduate online courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - University of Rhode Island
Men Students1,220
Women Students1,779
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - University of Rhode Island
Full-time Students1,836
Part-time Students1,163
By race/ethnicity 2,113 White, 88 Black, and 146 Asian students are attending at University of Rhode Island. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - University of Rhode Island
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races41
455 students are younger than 22 and 400 students are older than 65. The school has 1,548 students aged between 22 and 30 and 569 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - University of Rhode Island
21 & Under455
40 & Over400
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At University of Rhode Island, 142 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 273 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - University of Rhode Island
Total Enrollment2,972
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses142
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses273
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses2,557
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - University of Rhode Island
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses142
Rhode Island Resident88
Other State In U.S.50
Outside of U.S.4

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