Craig-Lee Hall on campus
Nationally recognized academic programs and affordability make Rhode Island College the best value for a four-year college degree in the region. 

Our Academic Programs 

Students come to Rhode Island college to pursue a wide variety of programs and paths to success. Our faculty, exceptional scholars and leaders in their fields, provide personalized, hands-on learning experiences in classes with an average student to faculty ratio of 14:1.

85 Undergraduate Programs

RIC students on campus

We offer 85 undergraduate programs across 8 areas of study.

8 Areas of Study 

Explore All Undergraduate Programs

51 Graduate Programs

Nursing students in a simulation lab

We offer 51 graduate programs across 8 areas of study.

8 Areas of Study 

Explore All Graduate Programs

Professional Studies and Continuing Education

Our Professional Studies and Continuing Education offerings provide those who are not seeking a traditional undergraduate or graduate degree with various paths to education. Our broad and diverse opportunities allow for professional development, workforce training, and life-long learning.

Explore Professional Studies and Continuing Education

A Top-Ranked Institution

Our honors program gives you opportunities to craft independent projects tailored to your interests and to conduct exciting research.
Student to faculty ratio allows you to have a meaningful learning experience with faculty who take the time to know you. Average class size of 20 .
We have flexible programs with online, in-person and hybrid options to help you achieve your goals on your own terms.

Upcoming Events

Rhode Island College Greek Life is hosting a canned good drive for Thanksgiving benefiting Food 4 Thought Pantry here at RIC!

  • event_note -
  • access_time Various times

Join us at our Fall Open House on Saturday, November 4 to learn how RIC supports student success both inside and outside the classroom!

  • event_note
  • access_time -
  • place The Murray Center