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College Unbound Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on College Unbound? We’ve put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors College Unbound offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to dig deeper into a particular stat? Just click on its tile and you’ll be taked to a more in-depth page on the figure. In addition, you can use the links below to quickly jump to any section on this page.

How Well Is College Unbound Ranked?

2023 Rankings

Overall Quality

College Unbound was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

Is It Hard to Get Into College Unbound?

Acceptance Rate

Returning adults and other non-traditional students may appreciate the fact that College Unbound has an open admissions policy. This means that you'll only have to submit basic materials, which may include proof that you completed high school or an equivalent program.

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College Unbound Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used to measure the number of teaching resources that a college or university offers its students. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1, but at College Unbound it is much better at 8 to 1. That's good news for students who want to interact more on a personal level with their teachers.

Retention and Graduation Rates at College Unbound

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at College Unbound is 67%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  67 out of 100

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College Unbound Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 158 undergraduates at College Unbound with 101 being full-time and 57 being part-time.

How Much Does College Unbound Cost?

The overall average net price of College Unbound is $14,191. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of College Unbound, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At College Unbound, approximately 33% of students took out student loans averaging $9,500 a year. That adds up to $38,000 over four years for those students.

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How Much Money Do College Unbound Graduates Make?

Location of College Unbound

Located in Providence, Rhode Island, College Unbound is a private not-for-profit institution. The city atmosphere of Providence makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Contact details for College Unbound are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 325 Public Street, Providence, RI 02905-2340
Phone: 401-752-2640

College Unbound Majors

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 30 NA

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Online Learning at College Unbound

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2019-2020, 158 students took at least one online class at College Unbound. This is an increase from the 112 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 158 158
2018-2019 112 5

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.