Rhode Island contains seven schools that offer art history programs. Brown University, the highest-ranking art history school in RI, has a total student population of 8,574 and is the 9th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 art history schools in Rhode Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rhode Island School of Design comes out as the most expensive ($35,991/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Art History students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become art historians, artists, art history teachers, historians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 3,620 people working as historians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $56,350. Also, Curators make on average $52,330 per year and there are about 10,410 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the art history schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from art history, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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