What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Get a full knowledge of the fees and tuition related to Rhode Island College so that you can plan properly for the next 4-6 years. Look at the figures below to know how Rhode Island College's cost measures up to other colleges and if you should plan for tuition increases.
Fees & Tuition Contrast
The subsequent table outlines how RIC measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
|Nationwide||New England||Rhode Island|
|Tuition and Fees||Average||Below Average||Inexpensive|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Below Average||Inexpensive||Inexpensive|
In-State Students Can Receive a Discounted Tuition
RIC fees and tuition is lowered dramatically for students from Rhode Island. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $8,776 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 58.8% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $7,637 and fees $1,139.
RIC out-of-state students paid $21,289 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $1,139 was for fees, and $20,150 was charged for tuition.
The subsequent table outlines the costs described above for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.
For more information, visit RIC Cost Per Credit Hour.
Future Full-Time Tuition and Fees
Rhode Island College tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew with a typical yearly rate of 0.0% within the last 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 0.0% and fees grew by 0.6%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees this year will total $21,300.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $42,610 and $85,262 for a four-year degree. This does not cover additional charges including room and board, transportation, and books.
View what future tuition and fees will be for RIC students including residency based discounts in the following chart.
Because of inflation along with other variables, the price of college tends to grow every year. For this reason your final year of college could be much more than your initial year.
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