Rhode Island residents are eligible for more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate degree programs through Tuition Break.
The programs are offered by public colleges and universities in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont — all at a substantial tuition discount. Eligible students are charged a tuition rate that is significantly less than the regular out-of-state tuition rate. Tuition rates and savings vary by institution. Average savings for a full-time student enrolled in the 2018-19 academic year was $7,900.
View an alphabetical list of approved programs by degree level and area of study:
Examples of newly approved specialized undergraduate programs are:
Cybersecurity (bachelor’s) at Central Connecticut State University
Public Utilities Management (bachelor’s) at Southern Connecticut State University
Public Utility Management (associate) at Gateway Community College, Conn.
Esports Management (associate) at Central Maine Community College
Pharmacy (associate) at Mount Wachusett Community College, Mass.