Riverside City College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
4,540 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
2,046 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
Riverside City College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.
Riverside City College Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
Riverside City College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$1,380||$8,400|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$40||$40|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$46||$257|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||1,110||1,110|
|Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies||287||287|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||231||231|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||214||214|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||190||190|
|Personal and Culinary Services||156||156|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies||102||102|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||92||92|
|Visual and Performing Arts||55||55|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||54||54|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||54||54|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||42||42|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||42||42|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||41||41|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||29||29|
|Legal Professions and Studies||14||14|
|Mathematics and Statistics||8||8|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||6||6|
|Public Administration and Social Service Professions||3||3|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies||2||2|
|Philosophy and Religious Studies||1||1|
|Architecture and Related Services|
A total of 2,879 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Riverside City College.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Mission Statement||Riverside City College provides a high-quality affordable education to a diverse community of learners by offering career-technical, transferable, and pre-college courses leading to certificates, associate degrees, and transfer. Based on a learner-centered philosophy, the College fosters critical thinking, develops information and communication skills, expands the breadth and application of knowledge, and promotes community and global awareness. To help students achieve their goals, the College offers comprehensive learning and student support services, student activities, and community programs. RCC empowers and supports students as they work toward individual achievement, intellectual curiosity, and life-long learning.|
|Total FTE staff||707|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||4800 Magnolia Avenue|
Riverside, California, 92506
|Urbanization level||City: Large|