International Yacht Restoration School

Overview of International Yacht Restoration School

International Yacht Restoration School is in a large suburb, in Newport, RI. The school is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at International Yacht Restoration School earn degrees up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include mechanics and repair.

International Yacht Restoration School Selectivity

International Yacht Restoration School does not admit all applicants.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 40 students (59 full-time equivalent). Adults changing careers are relatively common at International Yacht Restoration School. The student body at the school is overwhelmingly male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our Mission: To teach the skills, history, art, and science of building, restoring, and maintaining boats and their systems; To preserve the knowledge, heritage, craftsmanship and aesthetic genius inherent in these boats; To safeguard our site and historic buildings as an important part of America's working waterfront; To show that honest work, integrity and mastery of a craft are among life's great achievements."

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Contacting International Yacht Restoration School

International Yacht Restoration School
449 Thames St
Newport , RI 02840
General Phone: (401) 848-5777

International Yacht Restoration School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair20marine mechanic

Number of programs and degrees for International Yacht Restoration School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years201

International Yacht Restoration School Student Body

In 2007-2008, International Yacht Restoration School had a total enrollment of 40 students (59 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 97%
Women 3%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 95%
(Foreign Students) 5%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 8%
20-21 13%
22-24 15%
25-29 23%
30-34 13%
35-39 10%
40-49 10%
50-64 5%
65+ 5%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

Rhode Island33%
(International Students)7%
New Hampshire7%
New York4%

International Yacht Restoration School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 72 %

International Yacht Restoration School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Newport, Rhode Island for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Rhode Island Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

International Yacht Restoration School Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsnot required

International Yacht Restoration School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
International Yacht Restoration School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3732300)

International Yacht Restoration School Degree Programs (2007)

Mechanics And Repair
Marine Maintenance/Fitter and Ship Repair Technology/Technician

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What Sets International Yacht Restoration School Apart:

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