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COLLEGE PROFILE

University of Rhode Island

Kingston, RI

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/Bulletin

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • Accounting
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Anthropology
  • Apparel and Accessories Marketing Operations
  • Apparel and Textiles, General
  • Applied Economics
  • Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Business Services, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Dietetics/Dietitian
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Human Development and Family Studies, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Physics, Other
  • Plant Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Public Relations/Image Management
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
  • Women's Studies
  • Zoology/Animal Biology
 
Most Popular DisciplinesHealth professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
Engineering, nursing, accounting, pharmacy, chemistry, education, psychology
Special ProgramsDouble major, Honors program, Independent study, Teacher certification, Internships, Semester at sea
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesSome online degree programs

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageRequired
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty697
Part-Time Faculty387
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
84%
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 32% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 5% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
2-9 students: 21% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 42% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 28% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 0% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingAvailable through AP examinations

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings 
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus2500
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial InstructionOffered
TutoringAvailable
Services for Learning
Disabled Students
Not reported
Services for Physically
Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL EDUCATION

Master's Degrees Offered
Master of Marine Affairs, Master of Oceanography, Master of Science, Master of Music, Professional Science Master's, Master of Environmental Science and Management, Master of Business Administration, Master of Library and Information Studies, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration
Master's Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Acute Care/Critical Care Nursing
  • Animal Sciences
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Aquaculture
  • Archaeology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Child and Family Studies
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences/Medical Technology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Clothing and Textiles
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Art and Design
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Finance and Banking
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Forensic Sciences
  • Gender Studies
  • Geosciences
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Health Education
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • Human Development
  • Human Resources Management
  • Industrial and Labor Relations
  • Information Studies
  • International Affairs
  • Library Science
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marine Affairs
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marketing
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Mathematics
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Oceanography
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Reading Education
  • Recreation and Park Management
  • School Psychology
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Sport Psychology
  • Statistics
  • Student Affairs
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Toxicology
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Pharmacy
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Accounting
  • Acute Care/Critical Care Nursing
  • Animal Sciences
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Aquaculture
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences/Medical Technology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Finance and Banking
  • Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Forensic Sciences
  • Gender Studies
  • Geosciences
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marine Affairs
  • Marine Sciences
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Music Education
  • Natural Resources
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Nutrition
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Oceanography
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Psychology--General
  • Reading Education
  • School Psychology
  • Special Education
  • Statistics
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Toxicology
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Average 3.38 3.58 603 621 26
Low 2.68 2.78 420 500 15
High 3.96 4.72 800 770 36
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