Rhode Island contains two schools that offer safety programs. Salve Regina University, the highest-ranking safety school in RI, has a total student population of 2,584 and is the 318th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 safety schools in Rhode Island, none have 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 Rhode Island College as the lowest recorded at only $7,178/yr.
Safety students from Rhode Island schools who go on to become safety specialists, safety control managers, health safety specialists, occupational safety specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 51,850 people working as occupational health and safety specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $64,200. Also, Environmental scientists and specialists, including health make on average $67,360 per year and there are about 83,530 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Rhode Island alone, there are employed environmental scientists and specialists, including health earning an average yearly salary of $60,510. Occupational health and safety specialists in this state earn $76,970/yr and there are 90 employed.
Also, within the safety schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from safety, 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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