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Rice University

Houston, Texas

6,719+ students

School Description

Rice University, officially known as the William Marsh Rice University, is a private research University in Houston, Texas. It is further divided, into eleven graduate schools, each focusing on a distinct field of study. Rice University is dedicated to the pursuit of academic excellence, combined with social responsibility - focused on developing not just good students, but great global citizens.

Programs Offered

Accounting
The Masters in Accountancy program prepares students for careers in accounting, enabling them to col ... laborate with faculty who are experts in the field and learn through practical experience. It is a 10-month, full time progra Read More
$53,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Anthropology
The Masters of Arts in Anthropology is a two-year program that studies the changes in historical, so ... cial, biological and ecological changes across timelines through which it studies human beings and societies Read More
$43,220
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture I
The Masters of Architecture I program is a seven-semester program intended for students without pri ... or knowledge of architecture who plan to practice architecture professionally and provides students with a solid base of knowledge in history, theory, technology, social environment and professional practice. Read More
$46,600
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture II
The Masters of Architecture II program is a five-semester program intended for students with an und ... ergraduate degree in architecture who plan to practice architecture professionally and provides students with a solid base of knowledge in history, theory, technology, social environment and professional practice Read More
$46,600
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
The Masters of Arts in Biochemistry & Cell Biology is a four-year program that provides students wit ... h instruction in and exposure to the fields of biochemistry, biophysics and, cell and developmental biology, genetics, microbiology, neurobiology and plant biology Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Bioengineering
The Masters of Bioengineering is a two-year program focused on the application of engineering concep ... ts and practices to the field of biology Read More
$40,566
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
The MBA program is a two-year program that enables students to develop leadership skills and the the ... oretical, analytical and operational expertise managers needed to meet the challenges of today's dynamic and competitive business environments Read More
$58,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical and Bio molecular
The masters in chemical and biomolecular program is a year-long program that trains graduate studen ... ts to become leaders in the field of chemical engineering through exposure to topics in core chemical engineering concepts, while a variety of technical electives introduce students to current practices in the industry such as biotechnology, nanoengineering, and sustainability Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil and Environmental Engineering
The Civil and Environmental Engineering program is a two-year program that includes options for cou ... rses outside the traditional fields studied under civil and environmental engineering that address a variety of the socio-economic and physical challenges involved in construction and management of infrastructur Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computational and Applied Mathematics
The Masters in Computational and Applied Mathematics is a two-year program centred around instructio ... n and training in the fields of operations research, mathematical programming, partial differential equations, and numerical analysi Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Science
The Masters in Computer Science program is a two-year program that provides an interdisciplinary app ... roach that focuses on computer systems, computer architecture, mobile systems, parallel systems, parallel processing, parallel algorithms, hardware software interaction, VLSI design, embedded systems, numerical analysis, systems simulation, robotics, and large-scale systems Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Dual Degree in Business Administration and Engineering
The Dual Degree in Business Administration and Engineering is a three-year program that allows stude ... nts to earn a Masters in Business Administration and Engineering and focuses on providing instruction, knowledge and exposure needed to pursue a career in engineering management Read More
$49,330
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Dual Degree in Business Administration and Medicine
The Dual Degree in Business Administration and Medicine is a three-year program that allows students ... to earn a Masters in Business Administration and Medicine and focuses on providing instruction, knowledge and exposure needed to pursue a career in healthcare management Read More
$49,330
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Earth Science
The Masters of Science in Earth Science is a two-year program that aims at providing instruction in ... and exposure to the fields of geodynamics, seismology, volcanology, Sedimentology and stratigraphy Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
The Masters of Arts in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology is a two-year program that is centred around ... the study of gene and genome evolution, conservation biology, climate change etc. Thesis writing is mandatory Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Economics
The Masters of Arts in Economics is a two-year program that allows students to gain a deep understan ... ding of the concepts of microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, developmental economics, international economics, public finance and many more economics field Read More
$43,220
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Electrical and Computer Engineering
The Masters in Electrical and Computer Engineering is a two-year program that focuses on artificial ... intelligence, human computer interaction, distributed interactive systems, theoretical computer science, and computer graphics and human computer interfaces for spatial applications, visualization, and computer entertainment Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Energy Economics
The Masters of Energy Economics is a two-year degree that provides instruction and knowledge about t ... he different micro and macro economic factors that affect the energy and power sector Read More
$38,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
English
$45,049
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Executive MBA
The Executive MBA program is a two-year program that enables executives in a variety of fields to de ... velop leadership skills and the theoretical, analytical and operational expertise managers needed to meet the challenges of today's dynamic and competitive business environments Read More
$58,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Global Affairs
The Masters of Arts in Global Affairs is a two year program that focuses on the study of contemporar ... y global issues and the associated cultural, political and economic processes Read More
$38,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
History
$46,755
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Liberal Studies
The Masters of Liberal studies is a two-year interdisciplinary, part-time program that allows stude ... nts to explore a variety of subjects in the humanities, natural and social sciences Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Materials Science and Nanoengineering
The Masters of Science in Materials Science and Nanoengineering is a two-year program that is centre ... d around coursework and research in the areas of biomaterials, metallurgy, mineral processing and more Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematics
The Masters of Arts in Mathematics is a two-year program that trains students in the advanced study ... of equations, algorithms and mathematical modelling. The program provides valuable learning experience and research and project opportunities Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematics
$46,755
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Music
The Masters of Music is a two-year program that focuses on creating professional artists and musicia ... ns through an innovative learning approach based on coursework, performance and collaboration with experts Read More
$28,553
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics and Astronomy
The Masters of Science in Physics and Astronomy is a two-year program that aims at providing instruc ... tion in and exposure to the fields of astrophysics, biophysics, optical physics, nuclear and particle physics Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics and Astronomy
$45,049
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Master's in Natural Sciences
The Professional Master's in Natural Sciences is a two-year program aiming at preparing students to ... foray into management careers in research, development, design, and marketing of new science-based products. It has five specializations - Bioscience Research and Health Policy, Environmental Analysis and Decision Making, Nanoscale Physics, Space Studies, Subsurface Geoscience Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Masters in Computational and Applied Mathematics
The Professional Masters in Computational and Applied Mathematics is a two-year program centred arou ... nd instruction and training in the fields of operations research, mathematical programming, partial differential equations, and numerical analysi Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional MBA
The Professional MBA program is a two-year program that enables professionals to develop leadership ... skills and the theoretical, analytical and operational expertise managers needed to meet the challenges of today's dynamic and competitive business environments Read More
$58,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Sport Management
$45,049
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Teaching
The Masters of Arts in Teaching is a two-year program that provides students with the skills and kno ... wledge needed to become a successful educator and innovator in today's demanding education system Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

  • Locale type: Large-City.
  • Spring temperature ranges between 11°C to 30°C on average.
  • Summer temperature ranges between 23°C to 38°C on average.
  • Fall temperature ranges between 12°C to 32°C on average.
  • Winter temperature ranges between 0°C to 24°C on average.

Contacts

Finances

Avg. Tuition

$42,253

Avg. Boarding

-


Student Info

Student:Faculty

9 : 1

Male:Female

1 : 1


Admissions Info

Acceptance Rate

15%

Graduation Rate

92%


Other Info

Scholarships

$33,854

Avg. Salary

$64,300


Rankings

iSC

95th

Forbes

22nd

Times

86th

QS Rankings

89th

Programs Offered

Accounting
The Masters in Accountancy program prepares students for careers in accounting, enabling them to col ... laborate with faculty who are experts in the field and learn through practical experience. It is a 10-month, full time progra Read More
$53,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Anthropology
The Masters of Arts in Anthropology is a two-year program that studies the changes in historical, so ... cial, biological and ecological changes across timelines through which it studies human beings and societies Read More
$43,220
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture I
The Masters of Architecture I program is a seven-semester program intended for students without pri ... or knowledge of architecture who plan to practice architecture professionally and provides students with a solid base of knowledge in history, theory, technology, social environment and professional practice. Read More
$46,600
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture II
The Masters of Architecture II program is a five-semester program intended for students with an und ... ergraduate degree in architecture who plan to practice architecture professionally and provides students with a solid base of knowledge in history, theory, technology, social environment and professional practice Read More
$46,600
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Biochemistry and Cell Biology
The Masters of Arts in Biochemistry & Cell Biology is a four-year program that provides students wit ... h instruction in and exposure to the fields of biochemistry, biophysics and, cell and developmental biology, genetics, microbiology, neurobiology and plant biology Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Bioengineering
The Masters of Bioengineering is a two-year program focused on the application of engineering concep ... ts and practices to the field of biology Read More
$40,566
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration
The MBA program is a two-year program that enables students to develop leadership skills and the the ... oretical, analytical and operational expertise managers needed to meet the challenges of today's dynamic and competitive business environments Read More
$58,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical and Bio molecular
The masters in chemical and biomolecular program is a year-long program that trains graduate studen ... ts to become leaders in the field of chemical engineering through exposure to topics in core chemical engineering concepts, while a variety of technical electives introduce students to current practices in the industry such as biotechnology, nanoengineering, and sustainability Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil and Environmental Engineering
The Civil and Environmental Engineering program is a two-year program that includes options for cou ... rses outside the traditional fields studied under civil and environmental engineering that address a variety of the socio-economic and physical challenges involved in construction and management of infrastructur Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computational and Applied Mathematics
The Masters in Computational and Applied Mathematics is a two-year program centred around instructio ... n and training in the fields of operations research, mathematical programming, partial differential equations, and numerical analysi Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computer Science
The Masters in Computer Science program is a two-year program that provides an interdisciplinary app ... roach that focuses on computer systems, computer architecture, mobile systems, parallel systems, parallel processing, parallel algorithms, hardware software interaction, VLSI design, embedded systems, numerical analysis, systems simulation, robotics, and large-scale systems Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Dual Degree in Business Administration and Engineering
The Dual Degree in Business Administration and Engineering is a three-year program that allows stude ... nts to earn a Masters in Business Administration and Engineering and focuses on providing instruction, knowledge and exposure needed to pursue a career in engineering management Read More
$49,330
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Dual Degree in Business Administration and Medicine
The Dual Degree in Business Administration and Medicine is a three-year program that allows students ... to earn a Masters in Business Administration and Medicine and focuses on providing instruction, knowledge and exposure needed to pursue a career in healthcare management Read More
$49,330
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Earth Science
The Masters of Science in Earth Science is a two-year program that aims at providing instruction in ... and exposure to the fields of geodynamics, seismology, volcanology, Sedimentology and stratigraphy Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
The Masters of Arts in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology is a two-year program that is centred around ... the study of gene and genome evolution, conservation biology, climate change etc. Thesis writing is mandatory Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Economics
The Masters of Arts in Economics is a two-year program that allows students to gain a deep understan ... ding of the concepts of microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, developmental economics, international economics, public finance and many more economics field Read More
$43,220
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Electrical and Computer Engineering
The Masters in Electrical and Computer Engineering is a two-year program that focuses on artificial ... intelligence, human computer interaction, distributed interactive systems, theoretical computer science, and computer graphics and human computer interfaces for spatial applications, visualization, and computer entertainment Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Energy Economics
The Masters of Energy Economics is a two-year degree that provides instruction and knowledge about t ... he different micro and macro economic factors that affect the energy and power sector Read More
$38,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
English
... Read More
$45,049
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Executive MBA
The Executive MBA program is a two-year program that enables executives in a variety of fields to de ... velop leadership skills and the theoretical, analytical and operational expertise managers needed to meet the challenges of today's dynamic and competitive business environments Read More
$58,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Global Affairs
The Masters of Arts in Global Affairs is a two year program that focuses on the study of contemporar ... y global issues and the associated cultural, political and economic processes Read More
$38,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
History
... Read More
$46,755
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Liberal Studies
The Masters of Liberal studies is a two-year interdisciplinary, part-time program that allows stude ... nts to explore a variety of subjects in the humanities, natural and social sciences Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Materials Science and Nanoengineering
The Masters of Science in Materials Science and Nanoengineering is a two-year program that is centre ... d around coursework and research in the areas of biomaterials, metallurgy, mineral processing and more Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematics
The Masters of Arts in Mathematics is a two-year program that trains students in the advanced study ... of equations, algorithms and mathematical modelling. The program provides valuable learning experience and research and project opportunities Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mathematics
... Read More
$46,755
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Music
The Masters of Music is a two-year program that focuses on creating professional artists and musicia ... ns through an innovative learning approach based on coursework, performance and collaboration with experts Read More
$28,553
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics and Astronomy
The Masters of Science in Physics and Astronomy is a two-year program that aims at providing instruc ... tion in and exposure to the fields of astrophysics, biophysics, optical physics, nuclear and particle physics Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Physics and Astronomy
... Read More
$45,049
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Master's in Natural Sciences
The Professional Master's in Natural Sciences is a two-year program aiming at preparing students to ... foray into management careers in research, development, design, and marketing of new science-based products. It has five specializations - Bioscience Research and Health Policy, Environmental Analysis and Decision Making, Nanoscale Physics, Space Studies, Subsurface Geoscience Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional Masters in Computational and Applied Mathematics
The Professional Masters in Computational and Applied Mathematics is a two-year program centred arou ... nd instruction and training in the fields of operations research, mathematical programming, partial differential equations, and numerical analysi Read More
$40,556
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Professional MBA
The Professional MBA program is a two-year program that enables professionals to develop leadership ... skills and the theoretical, analytical and operational expertise managers needed to meet the challenges of today's dynamic and competitive business environments Read More
$58,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Sport Management
... Read More
$45,049
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Teaching
The Masters of Arts in Teaching is a two-year program that provides students with the skills and kno ... wledge needed to become a successful educator and innovator in today's demanding education system Read More
$41,650
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

Contacts

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