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The mission of Rockingham Community College is to enhance individual and community success by fostering life-long learning and economic development through high-quality, accessible education and innovative partnerships.


Programs of Study

9 College Transfer Programs
21 Associate in Applied Science Degrees
7 Diploma Programs
24 Certificate Programs
fall enrollment

2021 Fall Enrollment

431 Arts & Sciences
478 Health and Public Services
385 Workforce Development
564 High School Programs
32 Special Credit
389 First Time Freshmen

Top Four Programs based on Student Enrollment

263 Early College High School
233 Associate in General Education Nursing
227 Associate in Arts
158 Associate in Science


White 63.5%
Black/African-American 17.0%
Hispanic/Latino 9.4%
Two or More Races 5.2%
Not Reported 3.5%
Asian 0.9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4%


Full-time, First Time Students Receiving Aid | Average Amount & Type of Aid

59% $6,663 Any Grants or Scholarships
46% $7,160 Federal Grants
21% $1,910 State/Local Scholarship/Grants
21% $1,312 Institutional Grants or Scholarships

2020-21 Graduates

112 Associate of Applied Sciences
53 Associate of Arts
179 Certificate
21 Associate of Science
47 Diploma
11 Associate of Fine Arts

General Education Outcomes

Rockingham Community College has three general education outcomes:

Communication: Students will communicate using the conventions appropriate for the intended academic or professional audiences.

Information Literacy: Students will locate, evaluate, and use appropriate information for academic and professional tasks.

Critical Thinking: Students will analyze information and ideas and develop reasoned solutions to academic or professional problems. 

OutcomesPass Rates by Year
Information Literacy87%65%61%65%73%59%
Critical Thinking51%52%41%51%57%62%

Rockingham Community College
215 Wrenn Memorial Rd.
Wentworth, NC 27375


Monday to Thursday:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm


336-349-9986 (fax)