Rhode Island College

Category: Small community college | State: RI

About Rhode Island College

Rhode Island College aspires to be broadly recognized for the excellence of its academic, public service, and cultural programs. Widely known for its curricula in education, fine and performing arts, nursing, and social work, the College is equally committed to offering a broad array of undergraduate arts and sciences and professional majors. Rhode Island College fulfills its promise of affordable access to superior higher education for traditional and non-traditional students alike because to foster the growth and development of each individual enriches everyone.

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Military Student Support & Retention

Why you should attend?

Rhode Island College (RIC) proudly supports the educational endeavors of military service members and their families. Existing services include a Veteran's Resource Center (VRC), VetSuccess on Campus (VSOC) program, and Student Veteran's Organization. Services from VSOC include effective communication with veteran students to coordinate delivery of VA benefits and services. RIC's veterans' programs encourage, promote, and support veterans and their families to be successful in their educational and career endeavors. We focus on academic sponsorship to connect veterans to campus resources. In keeping with RIC's mission and vision, non-traditional students are highly valued members of the college community.

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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