Private colleges are usually smaller in size, more expensive than public schools and often academically rigorous. If you feel you may have difficulty fitting into the large class sizes which are common on many public campuses, take a look at Rhode Island private colleges.

There are 8 Private colleges in Rhode Island on our list. Explore the the schools below to get an idea if any are a match for you.


List of Private colleges in Rhode Island
College Location
Brown University Providence, Rhode Island
Bryant University Smithfield, Rhode Island
Johnson & Wales University Providence Providence, Rhode Island
New England Institute of Technology Warwick, Rhode Island
Providence College Providence, Rhode Island
Rhode Island School of Design Providence, Rhode Island
Roger Williams University Bristol, Rhode Island
Salve Regina University Newport, Rhode Island