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Brown University

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Rhode Island

Description

Often considered the most liberal of the Ivy League schools, Brown is well known for its open curriculum in which students craft their own plan of study. Like Dartmouth, Brown has more of an undergraduate focus than other top-ranked universities. Brown is situated in Providence, the capitol of Rhode Island. Boston is only a short drive or train ride away. The university has a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, and it is a member of the Association of American Universities
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Most Popular Majors

Biology, Economics, Engineering, English, Entrepreneurship, History, Human Biology, International Relations, Neuroscience, Political Science

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 8318
Total Grad Students: 2000
Undergraduate Students: 6318
Faculty: 1025

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 6:1

Percent Male: 47%
Percent Female: 53%

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 86%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 96%

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

Address:

Providence Rhode Island 2912

Website: http://www.brown.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 401-863-1000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Julia Egan Bengochea
Director, Underagraduate Admissions
401-863-7941
julia_bengochea@brown.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:
Michael Goldberger
Director of Athletics , Athletic Department
(401) 863-2972
Michael_Goldberger@Brown.EDU

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used? Yes

High School Transcript Required? Yes

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Brown does not publish a minimum GPA requirement for transfer.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
To be transferrable, a course must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. (A PASS/FAIL grade is acceptable if it is clear that "Pass" is equivalent to at least a "C" grade at that institution.)

Credits (Min/Max):
A transfer applicant must have a minimum number of 8 courses completed or else must apply as an entering freshman. Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year and four-year institution is 15 courses.

Test Scores for Applying:
For transfer students, we prefer to see SAT/ACT scores. However, since the college you are endeavoring to transfer from may not have required such examinations as part of their admission requirement, we will not retroactively place this as a requirement.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Two letters of recommendation from college instructors or teaching assistants on college stationery are required. If you are planning to pursue a Sc.B. degree, we recommend that one of these recommendations be from a science or math instructor.

Essay(s) required:
An essay or personal statement is required for admission consideration.

Application Fee:
Candidates for entry in either semester should submit their completed applications and the $75 application fee no later than March 1.

Other Requirements:
A Supplement to the Common Application form must be submitted before an application file for you can be started. Supplementary application materials such as music tapes, art slides, and/or writing samples should not be submitted; they are not required and

Fall Deadline:
1-Mar

Spring Deadline:
1-Mar

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.brown.edu/Administration/Admission/applyingtobrown/theapplicationprocess.html

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite 29 33
English 28 34
Math 30 34
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 630 740
Math 650 760
Writing 640 750

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 1621

Transfers Accepted: 175

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 11%

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 9%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: 2%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2009

Costs

Books: 1312

Other Expenses: 1702

Room and Board: 10906

Tuition and Fees: 42230

Total Cost: 56150

Note on Costs:
Brown University tuition for regular full-time students in the 211-212 academic year is $41,328.

Costs Data From: 2011-12

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Financial aid for transfer applicants is limited. In order to be considered for available funds, you must check "yes" to the Financial Aid question on Form 1 of the admission application and complete the appropriate forms by the requisite deadlines.

CSS/Profile Used? Yes

Own Financial Aid Form? No

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 6178

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 59%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 41%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 24%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Bryant University

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Rhode Island

Description

Bryant is a student-centered university focused on academic excellence that prepares its students to achieve their personal best in life and their chosen professions through: Challenging academic programs offered by faculty members prominent in their fields, A culturally enriching campus life that encourages personal growth, Corporate and business experiences and affiliations,

The integration of advanced technology into the curriculum, and

The cultivation of a global perspective through course work and student-life activities. Bryant's Mission Statement is a product of the institution's community-wide strategic planning effort, which is an ongoing process; thus the mission will be subject to periodic review and revision as needed.

Most Popular Majors

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 3800
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 155

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 25:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

Percent Male: %
Percent Female: %

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: %

Six-Year Graduation Rate: %

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From:

Contact Information

Address:
1150 Douglas Pike
Smithfield Rhode Island 2917

Website: http://www.bryant.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 401-232-6000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Brenda Doran
Director of Transfer Admission, Office of Admissions
401.232.6100
bdoran@bryant.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
The Admission Committee generally requires a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA for all terms of college enrollment to be admitted as a transfer applicant.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Courses in which a student receives a grade of "C" or better are transferrable, as long as the courses fit into the Bryant curriculum.

Credits (Min/Max):
Up to 62 credits from a two-year college and 92 credits from a four-year college may be accepted for transfer credit.

Test Scores for Applying:
Submit official SAT and/or ACT scores if transferring with fewer than 10 college courses.

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:
Must submit the required essay ("Personal Statement").

Application Fee:
There is a one-time $50 non-refundable fee (waived if you have previously applied to Bryant).

Other Requirements:
A list of courses and course numbers not included on the transcript that the applicant expects to complete before the proposed date of enrollment are required.

Fall Deadline:
15-May

Spring Deadline:
15-Dec

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://admission.bryant.edu/tabid/4845/Default.aspx

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite
English
Math
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading
Math
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied:

Transfers Accepted:

Transfer Percentage Accepted: %

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: %

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: %

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books:

Other Expenses:

Room and Board:

Tuition and Fees:

Total Cost:

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Merit scholarships ranging from $10,000-$20,000 are available for outstanding transfer students. Scholarships are based on the application and are renewable. Transfer students are also eligible for need-based financial aid.

CSS/Profile Used?

Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans:

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: %

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Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Community College of Rhode Island

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Rhode Island

Description

More than 57,000 graduates call the Community College of Rhode Island their alma mater and I invite you to explore the wealth of opportunities available to you at the largest community college in New England. CCRI offers more than 90 degree and certificate programs to its approximately 18,000 students and its non-credit classes for workforce training or personal enrichment through the Center for Workforce and Community Education receive more than 32,000 registrations annually.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 17612

Undergraduate Students: 17612
Faculty: 308

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 57:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 57:1

Contact Information

Address:
400 East Ave
Warwick Rhode Island 2886

Website: http://www.ccri.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 401-825-1000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Admissions
webadmission@ccri.edu

Transfer Services Contact:
Advising & Counseling
401-825-2301

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Grades of "C-" or better in courses required by the CCRI program of study is required for transfer, however, some programs may have more stringent policies.

Credits (Min/Max):
The total amount of credits transferred, including, PLA awards, may not exceed one-half of the credits required for a degree or certificate program.

Test Scores for Applying:

Letters of Recommendation Required:

Essay(s) required:

Application Fee:
There is a $20 nonrefundable application fee.

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.ccri.edu/oes/apply.html

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Johnson & Wales University

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Quarter

State: Rhode Island

Description

Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business, hospitality, culinary arts, technology, counseling psychology and education. At JWU, you'll earn a career-oriented degree, in a program with hands-on opportunities including internships. We offer small classes - no large lecture halls - and most of our faculty industry experience.

Most Popular Majors

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 10488
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 287

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 37:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

Percent Male: %
Percent Female: %

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: %

Six-Year Graduation Rate: %

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From:

Contact Information

Address:
8 Abbott Park
Providence Rhode Island 2903

Website: http://www.jwu.edu

Main Email: pvd@admissions.jwu.edu

Main Phone: 800-342-5598

Additional Campuses:
Johnson& Wales-Charlotte
801 West Trade Street
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
980-598-1100
http://www.jwu.edu/charlotte

Johnson & Wales-Denver
7150 Montview Boulevard
Denver, Colorado 80220
877-598-3368
http://www.jwu.edu/denver

Johnson & Wales-North Miami
1701 NE 127th Street
North Miami, Florida 33181
866-598-3567
http://www.jwu.edu/northmiami

Admissions Contact:
Transfer Representative, Admissions
1-800-342-5598
pvd@admissions.jwu.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
We evaluate each application based on transcripts, work history and community involvement to get a holistic view of each student.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Credit is usually granted for courses completed with a grade of "C" or better (with a numeric value of 2.0) from another accredited institution.

Credits (Min/Max):
Students with at least 30 credits or 45 quarter-credits from another college will be reviewed for admission. Student with less than these credits will be reviewed for admissions based upon college and high school transcripts.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT and ACT scores are not required for general admission to the university. However, they're required for honors admissions.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Accepted, but not required

Essay(s) required:
Not required

Application Fee:
None

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.jwu.edu/apply

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite
English
Math
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading
Math
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 1921

Transfers Accepted: 1476

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 76%

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: %

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: %

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books:

Other Expenses:

Room and Board:

Tuition and Fees:

Total Cost:

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
If a student has earned 30 credits or 45 quarter-credits at another college with GPA of 3.0, that student is eligible for a Transfer Scholarship.

CSS/Profile Used?

Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans:

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: %

Financial Aid Data From:

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information

Johnson & Wales University

August 14, 2012 in

Categories

Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Quarter

State: Rhode Island

Description

Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business, hospitality, culinary arts, technology, counseling psychology and education. At JWU, you'll earn a career-oriented degree, in a program with hands-on opportunities including internships. We offer small classes - no large lecture halls - and most of our faculty industry experience.

Most Popular Majors

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 10488
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 287

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 37:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

Percent Male: %
Percent Female: %

Financial Resources

Endowment:

Alumni Giving Rate: %

Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: %

Six-Year Graduation Rate: %

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From:

Contact Information

Address:
8 Abbott Park
Providence Rhode Island 2903

Website: http://www.jwu.edu

Main Email: pvd@admissions.jwu.edu

Main Phone: 800-342-5598

Additional Campuses:
Johnson& Wales-Charlotte
801 West Trade Street
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
980-598-1100
http://www.jwu.edu/charlotte

Johnson & Wales-Denver
7150 Montview Boulevard
Denver, Colorado 80220
877-598-3368
http://www.jwu.edu/denver

Johnson & Wales-North Miami
1701 NE 127th Street
North Miami, Florida 33181
866-598-3567
http://www.jwu.edu/northmiami

Admissions Contact:
Transfer Representative, Admissions
1-800-342-5598
pvd@admissions.jwu.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
We evaluate each application based on transcripts, work history and community involvement to get a holistic view of each student.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Credit is usually granted for courses completed with a grade of "C" or better (with a numeric value of 2.0) from another accredited institution.

Credits (Min/Max):
Students with at least 30 credits or 45 quarter-credits from another college will be reviewed for admission. Student with less than these credits will be reviewed for admissions based upon college and high school transcripts.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT and ACT scores are not required for general admission to the university. However, they're required for honors admissions.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Accepted, but not required

Essay(s) required:
Not required

Application Fee:
None

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.jwu.edu/apply

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite
English
Math
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading
Math
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 1921

Transfers Accepted: 1476

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 76%

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: %

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: %

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

Books:

Other Expenses:

Room and Board:

Tuition and Fees:

Total Cost:

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From:

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
If a student has earned 30 credits or 45 quarter-credits at another college with GPA of 3.0, that student is eligible for a Transfer Scholarship.

CSS/Profile Used?

Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants:

Average Amount of Aid – Loans:

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: %

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: %

Financial Aid Data From:

Special Programs

Notes

Insider Information