U.S. Department of Education http://ripr.org en Tuition at Rhode Island's Private Colleges Among the Nation's Most Expensive http://ripr.org/post/tuition-rhode-islands-private-colleges-among-nations-most-expensive <p>Private colleges in Rhode Island have some of the highest prices in the country, according to a study by the U.S. Department of Education.</p><p></p><p>Bryant University, Providence College, Roger Williams University and the Rhode Island School of Design also ranked in the top 5 percent, when tuition prices were adjusted to reflect the average cost for students after grants and scholarships.</p><p>RISD ranked near the top of that list with a price tag of nearly $35,000. The national average was just $19,300.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 12:32:09 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 17589 at http://ripr.org Tuition at Rhode Island's Private Colleges Among the Nation's Most Expensive