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Rockingham Community College

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Institutional Data & Facts

Quick Facts Notable Facts

RCC has one of the largest campus’ of any North Carolina Community College – 266 acres – including 3 miles of walking trails with 3 more miles to be marked later this year.

Rockingham County was the site of the first North Carolina Industrial Education Center, precursors to the state community college system.

The Rockingham Community College Foundation is the #1 community college foundation in North Carolina, based on scholarships and other financial assets available to each student.

RCC offers 129 endowed scholarships and 26 institutional scholarships.

The college has 2 athletic teams – men’s baseball and women’s volleyball – that compete in the National Junior College Athletics Association, Region 10.

Program & Faculty Facts

Student Demographics

The Institutional Research & Planning Office compiled the following demographic information about our student body.

Enrollment Data & Student Characteristics
2013 Fall Curriculum Students: 2,206
Full-time Students: 40.8%
Part-time Students: 59.2%
Female Students: 59.1%
Male Students: 40.9%
Minority Students: 27.3%
Average Student Age: 24.7

Graduation Rate (fall 2009 cohort): 17%
Graduation Rate (4-year average): 16%

2013 Fall Continuing Education Students: 3,188
Female Students: 43.4%
Male Students: 56.6%
Average Student Age: 39.2

Institutional Research & Planning Office Contact Information:
Rockingham Community College
PO Box 38
Wentworth, NC 27375
Phone: 336.342.4261
TTY: 336.634.0132
FAX: 336.349.9986

Institutional Research & Planning Office Staff:
Kevin Osborne, Director
Phone: 336.342.4261, ext. 2208