Rhode Island School of Design Comparison

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Location Providence, RI
Setting Midsize City
Students 2,227
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $53,820
Tuition (Out of State) $53,820
Room & Board $14,430
Avg Net Price $40,048
Avg Grant Aid $32,571
% Receiving Grant Aid 40%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 27.1%
Avg High School GPA 3.6
Admissions Standards Exceptional
Applicant Competition High
ACT Range 27/32
SAT Range 1250/1470
Application Deadline Feb 1, 2022


Graduation Rate 87%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $51,100
Making Student Loan Payments 89%
Median Student Loan Debt $27,000
Median Loan Payment $279
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/