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#406 Overall Influence #511 Desirability Rank

University of Rhode Island

University in Rhode Island, USA

From Wikipedia

The University of Rhode Island is a public land-grant research university with its main campus in Kingston, Rhode Island, United States. It is the flagship public research as well as the land-grant university of the state of Rhode Island. Its main campus is located in the village of Kingston in southern Rhode Island. Satellite campuses include the Feinstein Campus in Downtown Providence, the Rhode Island Nursing Education Center in Providence's Jewelry District, the Narragansett Bay Campus in Narragansett, and the W. Alton Jones Campus in West Greenwich.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

23,856

Acceptance

76%

Graduation Rate

71%

Median SAT Score

1145

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$12,922

Fees (in-state)

$2,082

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$58,400

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

15K

Under-Grads

14K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

Green Hall, 35 Campus Avenue, Kingston RI 02881

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

7 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is University of Rhode Island 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

#339 World Rank
Biology
#277 World Rank
Business
#162 World Rank
Communications
#384 World Rank
Education
#505 World Rank
Engineering
#321 World Rank
Political Science
#308 World Rank
Psychology
#364 World Rank
History
#121 World Rank
Anthropology
#622 World Rank
Medical
#731 World Rank
Literature
#575 World Rank
Mathematics
#607 World Rank
Computer Science
#206 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#769 World Rank
Chemistry
#803 World Rank
Philosophy
#733 World Rank
Economics
#1014 World Rank
Physics
#497 World Rank
Sociology
#359 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#452 World Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#649 World Rank
Law
#669 World Rank
Social Work
#1590 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are University of Rhode Island's Most influential alumni?

University of Rhode Island 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Anthropology, Communications, and Earth Sciences

Alan Magill

American physician

Brendan O'Malley

George J DuPaul

Researcher

Rose Browne

American educator

Kimberly Arcand

Kimberly Arcand

American science communicator and astronomer

Jorge Elorza

American politician

Sybil P. Seitzinger

Oceanographer and climate scientist

Todd Bozeman

American basketball player-coach

Peter Frechette

American actor

Richmond Lewis

Illustrator and comics artist

Daryl Justin Finizio

Charles A. Flynn

American Army general