Rockingham Community College: Ranking & Review

United States

Rockingham Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,9317651,166

912 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

262 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Rockingham Community 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.

Rockingham Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Rockingham Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$1,824$6,432
Fees for full-time undergraduates$116$116
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$76$268

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities147147
Health Professions and Related Programs7676
Precision Production3636
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service3333
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2424
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1616
Construction Trades1515
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences1212
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1212
Personal and Culinary Services1111
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians77
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences11
Grand Total400400

A total of 400 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Rockingham Community College.

Graduation rate25%28%24%
  • Full-time retention rate - 67%
  • Part-time retention rate - 54%

General info

Alternative namesRCC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe mission of Rockingham Community College is to enhance individual and community success in Rockingham County through education as well as full development of human potential, employment assistance, service to business and industry, and contributions to cultural and social development.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff224
Instructional FTE114
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address215 Wrenn Memorial Road
Wentworth, North Carolina, 27375-0038
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Distant