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Providence College

Providence College

1 Cunningham Square
Providence, RI 02918-0001
(401) 865-1000

Founded in 1917, Providence College is a 4-year institution. This school, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Providence, RI. Providence is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island. This liberal arts college offers subjects including business administration and fire science. Providence offers 16 certificates, five degrees at the associates level, 61 bachelors level degrees, and 12 degrees at the masters level to students. 5,034 students sought degrees from the 71 programs at this liberal arts college in 2010. This school is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. PC is one of 2 liberal arts colleges in Rhode Island.

Admission

In 2010, 8,398 students applied for admission to this liberal arts college. This school admitted more than two-thirds of the applicants or 5,627 students. Around 57% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 8,398 students applied for admission to this liberal arts college. This school admitted more than two-thirds of the applicants or 5,627 students. Around 57% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 67%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 65%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 70%

Student Demographics

This school had 5,034 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 5,034 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2165
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2869
  • Undergraduate Male: 1910
  • Undergraduate Female: 2430
  • Graduate Male: 278
  • Graduate Female: 416

Faculty Demographics

Providence has 452 faculty. 266 out of 452 teachers are full-time and around 41% of faculty are part-time. 258 out of 452 faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

Providence has 452 faculty. 266 out of 452 teachers are full-time and around 41% of faculty are part-time. 258 out of 452 faculty are male.

  • Male: 258
  • Female: 194
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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