Rice University - Houston, TX

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Rice University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree.Rice University is a private, for-profit school.

Contacting the School

6100 S Main
Houston, TX 77005-1827
Main Phone: 7133480000
Web Site:www.rice.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 5,161 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.9% of students attend full-time, while0.1% attend part-time. Male students comprised 53.4% of the student body, while females made up 46.6%.

Minority enrollment included African-American (283)%, Hispanic (756)%, Asian (489)%, and Native American (23)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 640.One quarter of students scored at least 730.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 670 or higher.One fourth of students scored 780 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's
  • Doctor's Degree

Degree Programs

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    Business And ManagementComputer
      EducationEngineeringEnglish Language And Literature
        History And Social SciencesLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

          Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

          Rice University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

          • Conference USA (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

          The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

          Special Student Services

          Academic Services

          • AP credits
          • Weekend college
          • Study abroad

          Financial Flexibility

          • ROTC
          • Student employment services
          • Career counseling
          • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

          Cost of Attending

          In-State, Living On Campus:$ 41,775.00
          In-State, Living With Family:$ 31,255.00
          Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 41,775.00

          Admission Requirements

          The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

          • Secondary school record is required.
          • Standardized test scores are required.
          • Recommendations are required.
          • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
          Recommended (but not required):
          • High-school GPA is recommended.
          • Secondary school rank is recommended.
          • A college preparatory program is recommended.
          • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is recommended.

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