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Rice University
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  • 4 Year
  • HOUSTON, TX

Rice University Academics

Rice Academic Statistics

Academics
grade A+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
94%
National
49%
Full-Time Retention Rate
97%
Part-Time Retention Rate
No data available  
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$20,885
National
$1,524
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    Yes
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

About the Classes

Class Size Breakdown
  • 2-19 students
    71%
  • 20-39
    15%
  • 40-99
    12%
  • 100+
    2%
100%
of students say they attend class. 40 responses

Rice Professors

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
6:1
Female Professors
37%
Male Professors
63%
Average Professor Salary
$184,536
Poll
38%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions. 40 responses
Full-Time Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    3%
  • Asian American
    12%
  • Hispanic
    7%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    6%
  • Multiracial
    1%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
  • White
    70%

Get Recruited

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
95%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach. 84 responses
Poll
90%
of students say professors care about their students' success. 84 responses
Poll
86%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand. 84 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed. 84 responses

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