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Dollar’s value in Rhode Island ranks 34th highest among the 50 states, study finds

Rhode Island finished in a tie for 34th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Corporation to Hold Second Quarter 2019 Conference Call

CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) will be holding a conference call on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at 8:00 a.m.

MIRIAM HOSPITAL: The Miriam Hospital achieves national rank in U.S. News & World Report

The Miriam ​Hospital received two prestigious accolades when U.S. News & World Report came out with its annual Best Hospitals report for 2019-20: The Miriam was not only named a Best Regional Hospital, as it has in years past, it also attained a national ranking for its urology services.

Schools in the U.S. with the most ice hockey players

Here are the most popular states for college ice hockey in 2016

Analysis: Which college wrestling program grossed the most in the U.S.

Brown University and Rhode Island College top the list of highest grossing college wrestling programs in the state in 2016

Rhode Island ranks 12th for rental car tax rates, study finds

Rhode Island finished in a tie for 12th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Graduates earn 1,700 degrees, certificates from Rhode Island College

About 21.6 percent of the 1,700 degrees and certificates handed out by Rhode Island College in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 2,247 degrees, certificates from Community College of Rhode Island

About 45.2 percent of the 2,247 degrees and certificates handed out by Community College of Rhode Island in 2017-18 were to students in liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 2,867 degrees, certificates from Johnson & Wales University-Providence

About 36.2 percent of the 2,867 degrees and certificates handed out by Johnson & Wales University-Providence in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,316 degrees, certificates from Providence College

About 44.7 percent of the 1,316 degrees and certificates handed out by Providence College in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 4,378 degrees, certificates from the University of Rhode Island

About 22 percent of the 4,378 degrees and certificates handed out by the University of Rhode Island in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 961 degrees, certificates from Bryant University

About 78.8 percent of the 961 degrees and certificates handed out by Bryant University in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 2,741 degrees from Brown University

About 13.6 percent of the 2,741 degrees and certificates handed out by Brown University in 2017-18 were to students in social sciences programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 874 degrees, certificates from Salve Regina University

About 24.5 percent of the 874 degrees and certificates handed out by Salve Regina University in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 1,196 degrees, certificates from Roger Williams University

About 24.2 percent of the 1,196 degrees and certificates handed out by Roger Williams University in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The Washington Trust Company, of Westerly last evaluated by feds in 2016

The Washington Trust Company, of Westerly in Westerly, Rhode Island received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Sept. 1, 2016.

Graduates earn 697 degrees from Rhode Island School of Design

About 65.3 percent of the 697 degrees and certificates handed out by Rhode Island School of Design in 2017-18 were to students in visual and performing arts programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 294 degrees from Johnson & Wales University-Online

About 75.8 percent of the 294 degrees and certificates handed out by Johnson & Wales University-Online in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Citizen's Bank, National Association in Providence last evaluated by feds in 2016

Citizen's Bank, National Association in Providence, Rhode Island received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Jan. 4, 2016.

Graduates earn 1,137 degrees from the New England Institute of Technology

About 28.2 percent of the 1,137 degrees and certificates handed out by the New England Institute of Technology in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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