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Art Schools in Rhode Island

There are nine Rhode Island schools offering art programs. 453 students graduated from programs at Rhode Island art schools in 2010. 355 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 60 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

451 students graduate from programs in this state in art, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from art programs. Out of those, 33 students graduated with an associate's level degree in art, 355 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 60 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Nine art schools are located in this state. And of these, while three schools are public, six schools are private. Tuition at a private art school varies from $18,960 to $40,820, while public art school tuition varies from $6,986 to $10,476.

Average tuition for programs in art is $24,965. The lowest tuition in this eastern state, which is $6,986 per year, is at Rhode Island College, while the highest tuition for art programs, which is $40,820 every year, is at Brown University.

Schools in this state offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in art.

Art Program Completions in Rhode Island 2006 - 2010

451 students graduate from programs in this state in art, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from art programs. Out of those, 33 students graduated with an associate's level degree in art, 355 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 60 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Art Program Completions in Rhode Island 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 16
  • Associate 2007: 18
  • Associate 2008: 10
  • Associate 2009: 11
  • Associate 2010: 33
  • Bachelor 2006: 399
  • Bachelor 2007: 369
  • Bachelor 2008: 379
  • Bachelor 2009: 361
  • Bachelor 2010: 355
  • Master 2006: 56
  • Master 2007: 61
  • Master 2008: 54
  • Master 2009: 58
  • Master 2010: 60
  • Doctorate 2006: 2
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 7
  • Doctorate 2009: 4
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Art Program Availability in Rhode Island

Rhode Island schools offer a total of 37 art programs. Of these programs, close to 67.6% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Art Program Availability in Rhode Island

  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 25
  • Master: 9
  • Doctorate: 1

Photographers — Salary by Percentile

Photographers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24430
  • 25th Percentile: 30730
  • Median: 43110
  • 75th Percentile: 54490
  • 90th Percentile: 62040

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 42275
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Art Directors — Salary by Percentile

Art Directors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41290
  • 25th Percentile: 56050
  • Median: 71950
  • 75th Percentile: 91620
  • 90th Percentile: 107710

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 48920
  • 75th Percentile:
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Photographers — Employment Trend

Photographers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41930
  • Median Salary 2007: 36870
  • Median Salary 2008: 41000
  • Median Salary 2009: 41230
  • Median Salary 2010: 43110
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

Multimedia Artists and Animators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41050
  • Median Salary 2007: 44020
  • Median Salary 2008: 39910
  • Median Salary 2009: 40835
  • Median Salary 2010: 42275
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Art Directors — Employment Trend

Art Directors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52490
  • Median Salary 2007: 52020
  • Median Salary 2008: 54770
  • Median Salary 2009: 72360
  • Median Salary 2010: 71950
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

Fine Artists, Including Painters, Sculptors, and Illustrators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39890
  • Median Salary 2007: 37720
  • Median Salary 2008: 34330
  • Median Salary 2009: 40980
  • Median Salary 2010: 48920
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 35
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Rhode Island vs National Art Employment

Rhode Island vs National Art Employment

  • Employed in Rhode Island: 0.247% (330)

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1. Roger Williams University

One Old Ferry Rd
Bristol, RI 02809-2923
(401) 253-1040

Roger Williams University offers two art programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level degrees in art by it. This school is located in the suburbs of Bristol, Rhode Island. Roger WIlliams is one of 2 liberal arts colleges in Rhode Island.

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2. The New England Institute of Technology

2500 Post Rd
Warwick, RI 02886-2244
(401) 467-7744

The New England Institute of Technology, which is near the center of the city, is located in Warwick, RI and it offers one art program. New England Tech is the oldest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering programs in art.

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3. The Rhode Island School of Design

2 College St
Providence, RI 2903
(401) 454-6100

The Rhode Island School of Design is in the center of Providence. It offers 14 art programs. Of those, students are offered seven art degrees at the bachelor's level by this specialized college and seven master's level art degrees. This college is the only art college in Rhode Island. In terms of programs, this college is the biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering art.

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4. Salve Regina University

100 Ochre Point Avenue
Newport, RI 02840-4192
(401) 847-6650

Salve Regina University offers two art programs. Students are offered two bachelor's level art degrees by this school. This school is in the suburbs of Newport, Rhode Island. This school is a 4-year institution. This school is the sixth largest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering art in terms of programs.

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5. Providence College

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

Providence College is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown. PC offers eight programs in art. It offers eight degrees at the bachelor's level in art to students. 5,034 students pursue degrees in 94 programs at this liberal arts college, overall.

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6. The University of Rhode Island

University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI 2881
(401) 874-1000

The University of Rhode Island offers two programs in art. URI offers students two bachelor's level art degrees. It is located in the suburbs of Kingston, Rhode Island. This big university is one of 2 research universities in Rhode Island.

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7. The Community College of Rhode Island

400 East Ave
Warwick, RI 02886-1807
(401) 825-1000

The Community College of Rhode Island, which is 3.3 miles from the center of the city, is in Warwick, RI and it offers one program in art. 17,775 students seek degrees in 82 programs at this college, overall. It is the biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering art.

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8. Rhode Island College

600 Mount Pleasant Ave
Providence, RI 2908
(401) 456-8000

Rhode Island College offers three art programs. Specifically, RIC offers two bachelor's level degrees in art to students and one degree at the master's level in art. This public school, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Providence, RI. 9,155 students seek degrees in 130 programs at this school, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering art.

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9. Brown University

One Prospect Street
Providence, RI 2912
(401) 863-1000

Brown University is in the center of Providence. Brown offers four art programs. Specifically, students are offered two bachelor's level art degrees by it, one degree at the master's level in art, and one degree at the doctorate level in art. Brown is an ivy league, 4-year, research institution. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Rhode Island offering art.