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The RCC application for admission will be offline starting at 4:00PM Tuesday, September 26th thru 9:00AM Monday October 2nd. Please call admissions if you need assistance: 336-342-4261, ext. 2333.

Late start fall courses are still available!


The RCC application for admission will be offline
4:00PM Tuesday, September 26th thru 9:00AM Monday October 2nd.
Have a question? Please send us an e-mail:


Rockingham Community College has an open door admission policy for persons 18 years of age and older with a high school diploma or its equivalency. This means that any person who is able to profit from further formal education will be served by the college. Rockingham Community College will admit high school students or students under the age of 18 who meet specific program requirements.


Please complete the following to complete the admissions process.

  • Step 1:


    Complete an RCC Application for Admission.

    Acquire all OFFICIAL high school/GED and college transcripts.

    Come by our office in person to speak with an admissions counselor.

  • Step 2:


    Visit our Financial Aid page to learn how to apply for Grants and Scholarships

    If you are a United States Veteran, visit our Veterans Affairs page for help applying for your benefits.

  • RCC requires all curriculum students to take placement tests, however the placement tests have no bearing on your acceptance to RCC. The tests are used to determine your appropriate starting point in courses at RCC. Official high school or college transcripts may waive one or all placement tests.

    For detailed information on the placement tests, please visit our Placement Testing Page.

  • Appointments are not necessary, we are happy to meet with you anytime during our business hours.

    Hours of Operation:
    Monday, Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00am-5:00pm
    Wednesday: 8:00am-6:00pm
    Friday: 8:00am-2:00pm

  • Please send official transcripts to:

    RCC Admissions
    PO Box 38
    Wentworth, NC 27375
    336.342.4261, ext. 2333
  • Pre-Health Sciences Requirements