Rio Hondo College (RHC)

Whittier, CA

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Rio Hondo College

Rio Hondo College Student Essentials

Rio Hondo College Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Roadrunners
Website: www.riohondo.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $1,170
Out-of-State Tuition: $2,928
Retention Rate: 75%
Enrollment: 20,660
Year Established: 1960

About RHC

Looking for quality education to get you started on a new career? Rio Hondo College has over 40 academic disciplines and certificates, in nearly 30 concentrations. Rio Hondo College is located in Whittier, California, in Southeast Los Angeles County.

The following is a comprehensive list of academic divisions offered by Rio Hondo College:

• Arts and Cultural Division
• Behavioral and Social Sciences
• Business and Economic Development
• Career and Technical Education
• Communication and Language
• Health Sciences and Nursing
• Mathematics and Sciences
• Physical Education
• Public Safety and Administration of Justice

These disciplines include concentrations for associate’s degrees, transferable credits, and certificate programs.

Rio Hondo College understands that prioritizing education can be difficult, which is why it offers online courses, child care, and career, academic and personal advising. Rio Hondo College has almost every discipline desired for those seeking vocational training or academic degrees.

Though not everyone will qualify, all students are encouraged to apply for financial aid by filling out a FAFSA. For more information, contact Rio Hondo College today.

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RHC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4.5 of 5 Stars 4 Reviews

50% of students gave Rio Hondo College 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2012

Overall Rating

well this is my first year at rio hondo college and so far i like it alot my classes are great and so are my teachers . the campus looks great . and all my classes are full . the people are great and so is that inverment .


RHC Map & Location

Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601


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Getting Around RHC

Walkability

Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

4/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Whittier, CA

Winter
Dec
71
46
Jan
71
48
Feb
72
48
Spring
Mar
74
50
Apr
78
53
May
80
57
Summer
Jun
83
61
Jul
89
64
Aug
90
65
Fall
Sep
88
63
Oct
82
58
Nov
76
52

RHC Students

Total Students 20,660

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 67%
  • African American: 3%
  • Caucasian: 11%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 9%
  • Unknown and Other: 10%
Latino 67%
African American 3%
Caucasian 11%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 9%
Unknown and Other 10%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 0%
Part-Time 100%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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