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Urban Studies in Rhode Island

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Urban Studies Schools in Rhode Island

31 students earned Urban Studies degrees in Rhode Island in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Urban Studies is the 128th most popular major out of a total 204 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Urban Studies Majors in Rhode Island

Urban Studies majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 31

Gender Distribution

In Rhode Island, a urban studies major is more popular with women than with men.

Urban Studies Majors in RI Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of urban studies majors in Rhode Island is as follows:

  • Asian: 6.5%
  • Black or African American: 22.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.2%
  • White: 45.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 22.6%
Urban Studies Majors in RI Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Urban Studies Grads in Rhode Island

In this state, there are 1,040 people employed in jobs related to an urban studies degree, compared to 521,060 nationwide.

Urban Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. RI

Wages for Urban Studies Jobs in Rhode Island

A typical salary for a urban studies grad in the state is $114,660, compared to a typical salary of $87,950 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.


Brown University

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
96% Graduation Rate
10,257 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $31,685. The average student takes 4.14 years to complete their degree at Brown. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $52,500 a year.

Urban Studies Careers in RI

Some of the careers urban studies majors go into include:

Job Title RI Job Growth RI Median Salary
Urban and Regional Planners 7% $75,000
Managers 4% $114,950

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to urban studies.

Major Annual Graduates in RI
Economics 373
Political Science & Government 301
Sociology 102
International Relations & Security 83
Other Social Sciences 67
Anthropology 41
Geography & Cartography 22
Criminology 15

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