The Nurses Middle College students are afforded a rigorous high school curricula, early college classes, and exposure to the nursing profession. Students entering the 9th grade are allowed to enroll as first year students after successfully completing their 8th grade year at another school. Learning extends in RINI’s ability to provide choice; students can select another world language through an online platform. Students who are successful in their first year take a combination of high school and college courses through URI, CCRI, RWU, and RIC during their third and fourth years. Students earn college credits often up to 20 credits by the time they graduate from RINI.