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#837 Overall Influence #1192 Desirability Rank

Providence College

American private university in Rhode Island

From Wikipedia

Providence College is a private, Catholic university in Providence, Rhode Island. With a 2019 enrollment of 4,367 undergraduate students and 523 graduate students, the college specializes in academic programs in the liberal arts.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

10,817

Acceptance

54%

Graduation Rate

85%

Median SAT Score

1280

Median ACT Score

29

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$53,440

Fees (in-state)

$948

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$19,328
30K - 48K$20,546
48K - 75K$27,392
75K - 110K$30,551
110K+$48,833

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$73,400

Employed

95%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 Cunningham Square, Providence RI 02918-0001

What is Providence College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#665 World Rank
Business
#694 World Rank
Biology
#645 World Rank
Literature
#472 World Rank
Philosophy
#836 World Rank
Medical
#534 World Rank
History
#1120 World Rank
Education
#455 World Rank
Religious Studies
#789 World Rank
Political Science
#705 World Rank
Mathematics
#726 World Rank
Communications
#1043 World Rank
Psychology
#2825 World Rank
Engineering
#1145 World Rank
Economics
#2098 World Rank
Computer Science
#551 World Rank
Social Work
#997 World Rank
Sociology
#988 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2527 World Rank
Chemistry
#1696 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Other areas of influence

#614 World Rank
Law
#938 World Rank
Anthropology
#1747 World Rank
Physics
#4243 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Providence College's Most influential alumni?

Providence College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Philosophy, and History

Rich Costello

American ice hockey player

Eric Murdock

American basketball player

Paul Guay

American ice hockey player

Chris Therien

Ice hockey player

Richard Pitino

Richard Pitino

American college basketball coach

Dickey Simpkins

American basketball player

Roisin McGettigan

Irish runner

Jim Korn

American ice hockey player

Noel Acciari

Noel Acciari

Ice hockey player

Gregory P. McGuckin

Member of the New Jersey General Assembly

Matt Taormina

Matt Taormina

American professional ice hockey player

Bryce Cotton

Bryce Cotton

American basketball player