Rhode Island contains five schools that offer massage therapy programs. Paul Mitchell the School-Rhode Island, the highest-ranking massage therapy school in RI, has a total student population of 274 and is the 1982nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 massage therapy schools in Rhode Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Paul Mitchell the School-Rhode Island comes out as the most expensive ($33,984/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Massage Therapy students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become licensed massage therapists, massage therapists, certified massage therapists, licensed massage practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 55,920 people working as massage therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,780.
Also, within the massage therapy schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from massage therapy, 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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