Providence College

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Providence College is a Catholic school known for its diverse academic options and rich basketball tradition. It offers predominantly liberal art programs, which some of the most popular subjects being accounting, computer science, dance, global studies, marketing, and political science. Providence awards a variety of merit-based scholarships, including the St. Rose of Lima Transfer Scholarship, worth up to $15,000 a year, that transfer students are eligible for.

The college encompasses four schools:

  • School of Arts and Sciences;
  • School of Business;
  • School of Professional Studies; and
  • School of Continuing Education.