Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute in West Warwick

West Warwick, RI

Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute offers 33-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 12:1. 13% are women, and 87% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute is 18563$, that is above national average.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$18,201
$30,001 - $48,000$20,734
$48,001 - $75,000--
$75,001 - $110,000--

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage (the 2d largest program, lasting 9 months) is $12,304 per year and $147,645 in total. Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller is the third largest program at Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute, and it takes a full-time student 9 months to complete. This one will cost $12,071 per year and $144,855 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 9 months length Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary will cost you $11,693 per year, $140,310 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


110 of Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 89 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute number 14 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Rhode Island.

Students at Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal grant aid.

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Services and programs are not available to veterans, military servicemembers, or their families

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute is 12:1, that means that for every 12 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute offers 33 programs in total: 24 are for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs and 9 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 24 universities in Rhode Island state. Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute is one of the few institutions in Rhode Island that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Rhode Island state average data to help you compare.


Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 35 students with 1050 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 186 Providence Street


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +4012623117

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: ridley.edu

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