Philosophy at Rhode Island Collegephilosophy & religious studies program at Rhode Island College.
We've pulled together some essential information you should know about the program, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, and more. In addition, we cover how RIC ranks in comparison to other schools with philosophy programs.
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Philosophy Degrees Available at RIC
- Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy
RIC Philosophy Rankings
The philosophy major at RIC is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Philosophy. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Popular Colleges for Philosophy||303|
|Most Focused Colleges for Philosophy||350|
|Highest Paid Philosophy Graduates||426|
Popularity of Philosophy at RIC
During the 2017-2018 academic year, Rhode Island College handed out 5 bachelor's degrees in philosophy. Due to this, the school was ranked #303 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 38% over the previous year when 8 degrees were handed out.
RIC Philosophy Students
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the philosophy majors at Rhode Island College.
RIC Philosophy Bachelor’s Program
Of the 5 students who earned a bachelor's degree in Philosophy from RIC in 2017-2018, 80% were men and 20% were women.
The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at RIC are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 60% of students fell into this category.
The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Rhode Island College with a bachelor's in philosophy.
|Ethnic Background||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
Areas of Concentration for Philosophy
Philosophy students may decide to concentrate in one of the following focus areas. Individual focus areas may not be available for all degree levels.