Rainy River Community College (RRCC)

1501 Highway 71, International Falls, MN 56649

RRCC Description

Students at Rainy River Community College can enjoy the rural beauty of International Falls, Minnesota, while preparing for a career or for state university transfer.

Rainy River’s academics mainly consist of professional degrees and diplomas in fields like:

  • Indigenous Studies
  • Industrial Technology
  • Practical Nursing
  • Science Education

Rainy River students may also earn an associate’s degree in General Studies. Students in this degree program complete all of the general education requirements for a bachelor’s degree. Those who wish to transfer are guaranteed admission to any Minnesota state university.

Rainy River Community College is located right in the middle of Minnesota’s woods, surrounded by trees, ponds and trails. The campus is also adorned with courtyards and balconies that are conducive to studying and relaxing.

The school’s college life activities also extend into the school’s natural surroundings and include hiking, sledding, skiing and boating.

Rainy River Community College offers academic scholarships to those with a strong academic record or a talent in a particular subject. Scholarships range in value and can cover up to full tuition. Rainy River Community College also offers:

  • Pell grants
  • SEOG grants
  • Minnesota state grants

These grants are based on financial need and may be combined with federal student loan awards. Another grant is the unique Aliss grant, through which recipients receive one class completely free. All grants and loans require a FAFSA application.

Quick Facts about Rainy River Community College

Region

Midwest

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Voyageur

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

No

Selectivity

Open Admissions

In-State Tuition

$5,323

Out-of-State Tuition

$6,505

Retention Rate

40%

Enrollment

339

Year Established

1967

RRCC Students

Total Students
339

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
83%
Part-Time
17%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
3%
African American
14%
Caucasian
73%
American Indian or Alaska native
3%
Asian
2%
Unknown and Other
5%

International Students

International
6%
Domestic
94%

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