RCCC Description

To help kick start your new career, the Rowan Cabarrus Community College in Rowan and Cabarrus Counties, North Carolina, offers area students the opportunity to earn transfer degrees in more than 40 subjects, as well as career-focused certificate and diploma programs.

The college belongs to the North Carolina Community College System, one of the largest college systems in the nation. Its academics reflect only the latest industry advancements and business demands, ensuring that your education will prepare you for employment in the state.

Areas of study available include:

  • Arts and Sciences
  • Business
  • Information Technology
  • Engineering and Industrial Technologies
  • Health and Public Services

With an array of more than 2,000 courses, Rowan Cabarrus has a program for you. Whether you want to learn foundational knowledge to pursue a higher degree or seek gainful employment through advanced certifications, the college will help you on your way.

To help you identify your career goals, Rowan Cabarrus offers plenty of college life opportunities. From arts and entertainment events hosted by the Cultural Connections group to professional organizations like Phi Theta Kappa, you will have plenty of opportunities to explore your interests, both professional and social.

To get started on your career advancement, you can apply via the RCCC website. Admissions are open, allowing any student who has a high school diploma or GED the chance to apply. Before being fully admitted, students must complete the COMPASS placement exam.

Students who file a FAFSA and demonstrate financial need will be considered to receive RCCC financial aid awards through North Carolina State grants and scholarships, as well as federal Pell grants, SEO grants and work-study programs.

Quick Facts about Rowan-Cabarrus Community College

Region

Southeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Warrior

Website

www.rccc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$2,340

Out-of-State Tuition

$8,484

Retention Rate

62%

Enrollment

5,872

Year Established

1961

RCCC Students

Total Students
5,872

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
54%
Part-Time
46%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
4%
African American
22%
Caucasian
69%
American Indian or Alaska native
1%
Unknown and Other
4%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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