University of Rio Grande: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - FairSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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University of Rio Grande is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,080 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1876 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Rio Grande, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
119
Good
At University of Rio Grande you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Rio implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 119 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Business, Medical, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
50%
Bad
It is important 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 usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at University of Rio Grande is low at 50% (way below Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at University of Rio Grande is low: 34%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Rio Grande is reasonably decent, 20:1. Find out more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,900
High
Average tuition pricing is high - around $23,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Rio beyond tuition are nearly $600; which comes to $23,900 a year.

Read the details about University of Rio Grande 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Rio is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $20.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at University of Rio Grande and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (740) 245-7206 or check University of Rio Grande Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D+
Unsafe
University of Rio Grande provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Rio Grande, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of Rio Grande offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 700 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option.

Army ROTC programs are available at Rio. 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.

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

Based on the college crime information, University of Rio Grande appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Rio Grande Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Rio Grande, 218 N College Ave, Rio Grande, Ohio 45674, USA
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