Rhode Island contains four schools that offer MSN programs. Salve Regina University, the highest-ranking MSN school in RI, has a total student population of 2,584 and is the 318th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 4 MSN schools in Rhode Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Salve Regina University comes out as the most expensive ($27,692/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
MSN students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become computer engineers, computer and information scientists, computer support specialists, computer programmers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 338,890 people working as network and computer systems administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $70,930. Also, Computer programmers make on average $74,690 per year and there are about 367,880 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Rhode Island alone, there are 1,250 employed computer programmers earning an average yearly salary of $70,050. Network and computer systems administrators in this state earn $70,520/yr and there are 930 employed.
Also, within the MSN schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from MSN, 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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