Bryant University

Smithfield, RI

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,060
Graduate Enrollment: 378
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 73.61%

Male/Female: 60% / 40% (2017)

First generation college students: 16.1% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 0.9% (2016)
Percentage of students who are veterans:

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,222
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1120 - 1300

2022 Median Admit ACT: 28
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 26 - 30

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 84.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 78.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 72.3% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 63.9% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 77.0%
Black: 3.8%
Hispanic: 6.9%
Asian: 3.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 2.4%
Non-resident alien: 4.7%
Unknown race: 1.1%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $64,342
In-State tuition: $47,782
Out-of-State tuition: $47,782

Estimated books and supplies: $1,400 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $16,211 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $1,550 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $10,000 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,550 (2022)

Average Family Income: $124,765 (2017)
Median Family Income: $110,617 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 10.6%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 51.8%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $26,849 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $285 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $35,382
$30k-48k $36,725
$48k-75k $37,189
$75k-110k $40,119
$110k+ $41,969

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 80%
6-year graduation rate: 84%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 96.8% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $26,849 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $7,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $25,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $26,929 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 86.2% (2015)
@3 year 91.8% (2017)
@5 year 92.4% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 72.6% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 77.4% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $57,774 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $74,390 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 2
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 33 $27,000 $286 $41,126 ($3,427) $61,344 ($5,112)
Master's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 6
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 5
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 25 $27,000 $265
Bachelor's Degree Applied Mathematics. 51 $26,000 $276 $58,980 ($4,915) $80,370 ($6,698)
Bachelor's Degree International/Global Studies. 1
Bachelor's Degree Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis. 5
Master's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 28 $74,096 ($6,175)
Graduate/Professional Certificate Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 8
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 141 $27,000 $276 $50,627 ($4,219) $70,098 ($5,842)
Master's Degree Taxation. 9
Bachelor's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 20 $24,574 $276 $57,986 ($4,832)
Bachelor's Degree Economics. 21
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 13 $23,250 $246 $66,316 ($5,526)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 2
Master's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 40 $1,349 $107,266 ($8,939)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 120 $27,000 $286 $59,811 ($4,984) $67,425 ($5,619)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 23 $77,580 ($6,465)
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 143 $27,000 $283 $57,828 ($4,819) $78,868 ($6,572)
Master's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 31 $161 $70,163 ($5,847) $91,222 ($7,602)
Bachelor's Degree Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 22 $58,888 ($4,907)
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 177 $26,953 $283 $57,784 ($4,815) $81,995 ($6,833)
Master's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 6
Bachelor's Degree Human Resources Management and Services. 31 $26,000 $276 $58,506 ($4,876) $73,159 ($6,097)
Bachelor's Degree International Business. 89 $26,790 $284 $60,829 ($5,069) $79,308 ($6,609)
Master's Degree International Business. 9
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 16
Bachelor's Degree Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods. 14


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $127,755
Full time faculty: 57%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 13.0

School's endowment start of year: $182,430,000 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $229,248,000 (2022)