Rice University

Houston, TX

Questions and Answers

Marharyta K.
14 days ago
If one gets accepted into the Rice Baylor program, are they guaranteed medical school admission?
Savana C.
18 days ago
What Clubs does Rice have to offer to students involved in STEM?
Julian P.
27 days ago
Where can I find your school's protocols to prevent the spread of Covid19 around Campus?
Hamza S.
1 month ago
Does Rice University take into account work experience for admissions if it is related to our intended area of study?
Hamza S.
1 month ago
Does your school offer research opportunities in the field of bioengineering for undergraduate students?
Yareli O.
1 month ago
Does your school require students to live on-campus?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
6 to 1
Most Selective (11% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

35% White
18% Asian
11% Hispanic
6% Black
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer108k
Process Engineer92k
Data Scientist89k
Mechanical Engineer81k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)75k
Project Engineer73k
Architectural Designer57k
Based on 5,782 student responses
72.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
134.1kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
53%in High-Meaning careers
45%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$49,112 / year
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