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The Rhode Island School of Design

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 9/2
Student Surveys
(in Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc)
11
Males: 1, Females: 10
Average Yrs. Completed: 1.7

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc Rating

8.9, A
7.8, B+
7.6, B+
9.3, A
8.0, B+
7.5, B+
8.5, A-
 
6.1, B-
8.4, A-
4.7, C
 
8.0, B+
7.3, B+
6.3, B-
8.7, A-
7.5, B+
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Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

Rhode Island School of Design
 A-
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B

Savannah College of Art and Design
 B
Maryland Institute College of Art
 B
Pratt Institute
 B-
School of Visual Arts
 B
Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 B+
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:4.4 High
Actual difficulty:4.7 Highest
Students found the coursework to be harder than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English0-10%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc:

I would have done better if I had either gone to New York directly to start an art carreer, or had gone to a full University with fine art options.
female students are not exactly safe from inapropriate behavior, 83% of all enrolled are female- daughters,wives, mothers and so on, 83 cents of every...
Even with the (rare) generous merit scholarship awarded to me, I feel that RISD is one of the biggest mistakes and worst investments I have ever ...
I am happier here than I thought I would be. My expectations were met and surpassed in many cases (mostly socially). The school is small, but the st...
The experience that you get out of RISD is directly proportionate to the motivation you bring to it. There are a number of large egos here but they ar...
I really think that the school is worth it. The faculty members in my department are really helpful, dedicated and knowledgeable. I'm not a very socia...
This school is challenging, and it will push you to your limits, but it's rewarding. The classes teach you to think differently and explore your own p...
I am content with my time at RISD. I am almost halfway through my Senior year here and like everything in life there have been ups and downs, but mor...
I'm going to keep this short and sweet. If you absolutely know you want to go here and are extremely passionate about pursuing your art career, go her...
The RISD name definitely got me respect and interviews, but you pay for it as well.
I transferred into RISD and the school itself is fantastic. The faculty are amazing and I am definitely getting my moneys worth from the school. The f...
If you are completely sure that art is your path in life, RISD is the place to go. You will be pushed to your limit and grow substantially as an artis...
Illustration major here, RISD's most popular and "famous" major. I am an introvert, kind of submissive, quiet, anxious, and very indecisive with huge ...
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