University of Rio Grande: Ranking & Review

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Rio Grande
United States
Top 41%

University of Rio Grande Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,8126551,157

426 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

136 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. It’s free to apply for graduates.

University of Rio Grande has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

University of Rio Grande Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,630 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Rio Grande provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 300 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$25,545$25,545
Fees for full-time undergraduates$630$630
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$116$116
Tuition for Full-time graduates$20,400$20,400
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$680$680

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6872140
Health Professions and Related Programs11917136
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services91019
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields14418
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies61218
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11011
Visual and Performing Arts5510
Social Sciences729
Public Administration and Social Service Professions77
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
Physical Sciences224
Precision Production33
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Mathematics and Statistics213
English Language and Literature & Letters22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics22
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services
Construction Trades
Legal Professions and Studies
Grand Total25719522474

A total of 452 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Rio Grande.

At the master's level 22 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate39%24%49%
  • Full-time retention rate - 48%
  • Part-time retention rate - 23%

General info

Alternative namesUniversity of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College
MottoYou're one of a kind. So are we.
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, white, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff235
Instructional FTE119
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's

Location and Contacts

Address218 N College Ave
Rio Grande, Ohio, 45674
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Distant
City population1,000

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