|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||10%|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,950 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Roger Williams University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 9,829 applications and 7,790 students were granted admission. Roger Williams University is at the #77 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Roger Williams University's tuition was $29,976 for all students regardless of residency (11.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of Roger Williams University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 15% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,841 (which is 12.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Roger Williams University in 2016-2017, was 675, which is 66% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,396 (which is 8.5% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Roger Williams University has enrolled a total of 5,193 students (4,331 students full-time and 862 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,193 students, 156 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and 4,902 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 291 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 370 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 12%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Black/African American: 3%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Roger Williams University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||24%||816|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||9%||303||100|
|Architecture And Related Services||8%||265|
|Legal Professions And Studies||7%||231|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||6%||211|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||4%||140|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Roger Williams University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Roger Williams University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $40,500. Last year, out of the total 1,251 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,201 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,409 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,339 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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