Rhode Island College Tuition Statistics

The 2022 average tuition & fees of Rhode Island colleges is $10,338 for Rhode Island residents and $34,474 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $12,956 for Rhode Island residents and $25,901 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Rhode Island colleges is $18,144 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $14,550 for academic year 2020-2021.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2022 Rhode Island Colleges Tuition

The following table lists Rhode Island colleges with colleges costs including tuition, fees, and living costs. For 4-years colleges and community colleges, the tuition & fees are the average of programs for an academic year ad for career/vocational schools (less than 2 years school), the tuition & fees are the costs for the largest program and length of program varies by institute.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesOn-Campus Living CostsOff-Campus Living CostsUndergraduate Tuition per Credit HourGraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
Brown University
Providence, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$62,304$62,08318,614-$1,946$1,904
Bryant University
Smithfield, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$47,782$47,72017,76113,500$1,184$1,926
Johnson & Wales University-Providence
Providence, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$36,324$14,70620,27011,558$366$817
New England Institute of Technology
East Greenwich, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,807$15,01518,95011,766$421$594
Providence College
Providence, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$55,988$9,75017,27213,810$2,000$542
Rhode Island College
Providence, RI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,900
($10,702)
$17,834
($9,590)
15,36216,554$951$943
Community College of Rhode Island
Warwick, RI
Public, 2-4 years
$13,260
($4,980)
--15,562$635-
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI
Public, 4 years
four-years
$33,354
($15,332)
$29,774
($16,322)
16,11415,032$1,390$1,550
Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$56,290$56,29018,29018,290--
Roger Williams University
Bristol, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$39,594$18,40619,36215,280$1,820$930
Salve Regina University
Newport, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$44,200$11,73019,44015,090$1,473$645
Roger Williams University School of Law
Bristol, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,333$12,803---$630
Johnson & Wales University-Online
Providence, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,365$14,706-11,558$495$817
College Unbound
Providence, RI
Private, 4 years
four-years
$10,128--16,600$422-
New England Tractor Trailer Training School of Rhode Island
Pawtucket, RI
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,395--7,304--
Empire Beauty School-Warwick
Providence, RI
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,250--15,295--
Lincoln Technical Institute-Lincoln
Lincoln, RI
Private, Less than 2 years
$28,397--52,182--
IYRS School of Technology & Trades
Newport, RI
Private, 2-4 years
$22,385--11,122--
Paul Mitchell the School-Rhode Island
Cranston, RI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,382--27,400--
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Cranston
Cranston, RI
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,138--22,855--
MotoRing Technical Training Institute
East Providence, RI
Private, Less than 2 years
$19,100--7,943--
Average$34,474$25,90118,14414,550$1,092$1,027