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The 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.


Programs of Study

4 College Transfer Programs
24 Associate in Applied Science Degrees
9 Diploma Programs
15 Certificate Programs
fall enrollment

2020 Fall Enrollment

618 Arts & Sciences
490 Health and Public Services
143 Workforce Development
638 High School Programs
42 Special Credit
318 First Time Freshmen

Top Four Programs based on Student Enrollment

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


White 64.2%
Black/African-American 16.5%
Hispanic/Latino 9.2%
Two or More Races 4.7%
Not Reported 3.5%
Asian 0.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.3%


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

2019-20 Graduates

178 Associate of Applied Sciences
62 Associate of Arts
119 Certificate
20 Associate of Science
66 Diploma
4 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%64%51%51%
Critical Thinking51%52%41%65%57%

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)