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University of Rhode Island

Graduate School

Kingston, RI

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University of Rhode Island

Overview

University of Rhode Island / Graduate School is located in Kingston, RI, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Postbaccalaureate Certificate)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Environmental Science and Management (MESM)
Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Arts (MLIS/MA)
Master of Marine Affairs (MMA)
Master of Science/Doctor of Philosophy (MS/PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy/Master of Arts (PhD/MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy/Master of Business Administration (PhD/MBA)
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Doctor of Philosophy/Master of Marine Affairs (PhD/MMA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Juris Doctor/Master of Marine Affairs (JD/MMA)
(Graduate Certificate)
Master of Library and Information Studies/Master of Public Administration (MLIS/MPA)
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS)
Master of Oceanography (MO)
Master of Science/Juris Doctor (MS/JD)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Oceanography (MBA/MO)
Doctor of Pharmacy/Master of Science (Pharm D/MS)
Doctor of Pharmacy/Master of Business Administration (Pharm D/MBA)
Doctor of Pharmacy/Master of Physician Assistant Studies (Pharm D/MPAS)
(Post Master's Certificate)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 547
Doctoral Degrees 256
Other Advanced Degrees 69

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,653
Applied
1,297
Accepted
752
Enrolled
49%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th February 1st No
Spring deadline November 15th July 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

2,777
Total Graduate Students
34%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
65%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.17%
Black or African American 2.59%
White or Caucasian 69%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.43%
Asian 5.08%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.18%
Two or more races 1.22%
Unknown 7.35%

Gender

Male (39%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

660
Total faculty
Full-time - 655
Part-time - 5
Male (342)
Female (318)

Location & Contact

Address 55 Lower College Road, Suite 2
Quinn Hall, Room 204
Kingston, RI  02881
United States
Contact Dr. Nasser H. Zawia
Dean of the Graduate School
Email: nzawia@uri.edu
Phone: 401-874-5909
Fax: 401-874-5787