Rhode Island contains two schools that offer medicine programs. Brown University, the highest-ranking medicine school in RI, has a total student population of 8,574 and is the 9th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 medicine schools in Rhode Island, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brown University comes out as the most expensive ($21,700/yr), with Motoring Technical Training Institute as the lowest recorded at only $13,356/yr.
Medicine students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become physicians, doctors, nurses, surgeons, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 274,160 people working as physicians and surgeons alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $173,860. Also, Anesthesiologists make on average $211,750 per year and there are about 37,450 of them employed in the US today.
Also, within the medicine schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from medicine, 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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