Rhode Island contains two schools that offer psychiatry programs. Rhode Island College, the highest-ranking psychiatry school in RI, has a total student population of 9,260 and is the 447th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 psychiatry schools in Rhode Island, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Rhode Island College comes out as the most expensive ($7,178/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Psychiatry students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become psychiatric aides, psychiatrists, educational psychologists, psychiatristss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 22,210 people working as psychiatrists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $163,660. Also, Psychiatric aides make on average $27,430 per year and there are about 62,610 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Rhode Island alone, there are 80 employed psychiatric aides earning an average yearly salary of $25,150. Psychiatrists in this state earn $162,670/yr and there are 160 employed.
Also, within the psychiatry schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from psychiatry, 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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