Rhode Island Nursing Schools

Rhode Island is the state where approximately 700 students will graduate in the top 5 nursing schools every year. The nursing students of this district will be eligible to apply for various scholarships that are Class of 1957 Endowed Scholarship, Debra A. Dumont Memorial Scholarship, Doris Mathewson Award, Eleanor M. Olson Scholarship, Karla Carroll Memorial Nursing Scholarship, The Kristen A. Dupré Memorial Scholarship, Mary E. Love Scholarship and William F. Ciambrone Memorial Endowed Scholarship.


In Rhode Island, those who completed nursing education are provided with the certification in two levels. First level of certification is the Certificate for Eligibility of Employment (CEE) while the second one will be Professional Certificate. 


s the nursing profession is increasing so does the salaries of Nursing employees in Rhode Island. The salaries in nursing profession have seen gradual increase in the year of 2010 when compared to the year 2006. Mean salaries increased from $57,122 to $65,238 from 2006 to 2010 respectively.

List of Nursing Schools in Rhode Island

Rhode Island College

600 Mount Pleasant Ave
Providence, RI 02908
Phone: 401-456-8013
Email: jwilliams@ric.edu

Salve Regina University

100 Ochre Point Avenue 
Newport, RI 02840-4192 
Phone: 401-847-6650
Email: sruadmis@salve.edu

University of Rhode Island

White Hall, 2 Heathman Road
Kingston, RI 02881-2021
Phone: 401-874-2766
E-Mail: nurse@etal.uri.edu 

Nursing Colleges by State