What Makes Us Special

About Providence College

Providence College is a premier Catholic liberal arts institution committed to academic excellence. With approximately 4,000 undergraduates, PC is minutes from downtown Providence, one of the East Coast’s most dynamic cities. Its community fosters a culture of participation, with 95 percent of students living on the scenic campus or within a short walk. Providence College is noted for its enviable first-year retention and graduation rates, along with a twelve-to-one student-to-faculty ratio.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class*

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing610-670

* N for SAT is based upon an N of 525 traditional undergraduate freshmen.

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.45

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 55%
Men 45%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 93%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2018-19  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 12:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 93%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 501 394 24 7 926

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