Bryant University: Review & Facts

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Bryant University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,670 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1863 and is the only institution located in Smithfield, Rhode Island.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
36
Fair
Bryant University will give you the option to obtain a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Bryant University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 36 majors. The most popular concentrations are Accounting and Finance, Business, Management, Marketing and Advertising, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
90%
Good
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Bryant University is very high at 90% (above Rhode Island average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Bryant University is very good: 82%.

Student to faculty ratio at Bryant University is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,900
High
Average tuition price is extremely high - $39,500 per year. The additional fees at Bryant University beyond tuition are around $400; this comes to a total of $39,900 per year.

Read the details about Bryant University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
72%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 6,705 applications were submitted and 4,849 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Bryant University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$8,500
High
Bryant University provides study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bryant University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Bryant University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 2,800 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high: roughly $8,500 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Bryant University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Bryant University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bryant University Location and Maps



Post Address: Bryant University, 1150 Douglas Pike, Smithfield, Rhode Island 02917-1291, USA
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