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Eagles Baseball 16-9 overall

#34 sophomore Jarred Simpson (Morehead HS) heads to the dugout after a grand slam on Saturday, April 10, 2021 against Surry. The Rockingham Community College Eagles Baseball team is now 16-9 overall and 5-2 in the conference, following several wins this month. Over the weekend, RCC beat Surry Community College 17-6 on Saturday at home  Read More

Altamirano wins excellence award

‘The Great within the 58’ recognizes outstanding students at each of NC’s community colleges Karol Altamirano came to the United States from Mexico at the age of six. With hardly any English spoken in her home, she had to repeat kindergarten so she could learn the language better – and something clicked in just a  Read More

Eagles 3-0 in conference

On the heels of a 2020 season cut short, the 2021 season for the Rockingham Community College Eagles baseball team is gaining the momentum for which it’s known. Despite restrictions of large gatherings, cancelations due to COVID-19 and inclement weather, many away games, several injuries, and tough virtual classes, the Eagles have managed a 13-7  Read More

Student Success: Carson Wray

Approaching his 2020 graduation from Morehead High School, Carson Wray was set on heading to Tennessee to pursue diesel mechanics. “But I started getting offers for baseball, and then our season got cut short,” he said. “I wanted to continue to get the offers, so I decided to come to RCC and take welding.” Working  Read More

Former dean joins Elon

Tiffany Morris is the now chair of Elon University’s brand new Department of Nursing From our friends at YES! Weekly: Tiffany Morris has joined the faculty in the Elon University School of Health Sciences as the inaugural chair of the Department of Nursing as the university prepares to welcome its first nursing students this fall.  Read More

April 2021 Continuing Ed courses

If you are interested in beginning a new career or looking for a new job, improving your computer skills, becoming a better employee, or looking for a new hobby, Rockingham Community College offers a variety of short-term, continuing education courses designed to meet your needs: Health CPR: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, April 9 or Saturday,  Read More

Trustees to meet March 16; public can listen via phone

The Rockingham Community College Board of Trustees will hold its regular bimonthly meeting at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 16, 2021. While the Trustees traditionally meet in person in the Gwynn Boardroom in the Administration Building, they will meet in the Activity Room of the Whitcomb Student Center in order to space out due to the  Read More

EMS program expands

Rockingham Community College Director of Emergency Medical Services Jason Collins and EMS Program Coordinator Andrew Davis talk with local journalist Mike Moore about their programs in this 18-minute podcast.

Yoder wins Constitution Day photo contest

Tracy Yoder, at left, won the Constitution Day photo contest with this photo, featuring members of her Team ROC kickboxing gym class. Aug. 18, 2020 marked the centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment – women’s right to vote. A month later was Constitution Day on Sept. 17, commemorating the signing of the U.S. Constitution in  Read More

Environmental Planning & Development

Popular TRAILS program expands into Associate Degree offering in EPD Rockingham Community College will offer a new degree program starting in Fall 2021: Environmental Planning and Development. It focuses on skills essential to being successful in outdoor recreational asset design, construction, planning, business, and management. The success of the existing Duke Energy Trail Recreation and  Read More

Campus COVID-19 clinic

Hundreds of Rockingham Co. educators given COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine at special Sunday clinic From our friends at WFMY News 2: On Sunday, hundreds of Rockingham County PreK-12 educators from public, private, and charter schools received Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccination. The vaccination clinic runs from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Rockingham Community College in Wentworth, NC.  Read More

March 2021 Continuing Ed courses

If you are interested in beginning a new career or looking for a new job, improving your computer skills, becoming a better employee, or looking for a new hobby, Rockingham Community College offers a variety of short-term, continuing education courses designed to meet your needs. Class dates, times and locations are subject to change. Updated  Read More

Summer classes enrolling now

RCC is accepting applications for Summer classes For more information on Rockingham Community College, courses, enrolling, or registering, please contact the Admissions Office at 336-342-4261 ext. 2333 or  admissions@rockinghamcc.edu. We can’t wait to hear from you! ____________________________ Rockingham Community College is here for you – come take a course with us! RCC is accepting applications  Read More

Every dollar counts in RCC Foundation campaign

Through the generosity of donors, the Rockingham Community College Foundation helps students achieve their educational goals by providing financial assistance. During the 2020-2021 academic year, the Foundation awarded $170,000 in scholarships. Donations are also used for campus projects that help students, such as paying for costly licensure exams and short-term training to prepare students to  Read More

Cresenzos create Jennifer Tulloch memorial scholarship

A scholarship has been established with the RCC Foundation in memory of a former Rockingham Community College employee. Jennifer Tulloch joined the College in 2006, serving as Director of Phlebotomy and Surgical Technology. Following a year-long battle with lung cancer, she resigned in July 2019, and died from complications of her cancer treatments just a  Read More

February 2021 Continuing Ed courses

If you are interested in beginning a new career or looking for a new job, improving your computer skills, becoming a better employee, or looking for a new hobby, Rockingham Community College offers a variety of short-term, continuing education courses designed to meet your needs: Health Cardiovascular Technician/Monitor: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, RCC.  Read More

Foundation Update

Rockingham Community College Foundation Executive Director Kim Pryor talks with local journalist Mike Moore about the Foundation, what it does, and the community campaign that is about to begin.

McMichael grad Carrie Wilson tapped as volleyball coach

Maggie Murray, Director of Student Life at Rockingham Community College, is pleased to announce the appointment of Carrie E. Wilson as the new women’s volleyball coach, effective January 2021. She will succeed David Ragan, who will coach the women’s beach volleyball team during Spring 2021. Wilson’s focus will be to recruit and prepare the team  Read More

Medical certification courses enrolling now for Spring

Rockingham Community College is currently enrolling for several Health Sciences courses that lead to certifications in just a few months. Please note, dates are subject to change in order to best serve students. For the most up-to-date information, visit https://www.rockinghamcc.edu/admissions/health-science-programs for the full listing of medical programs, or call 336-342-4261 ext. 2333. Medical AssistingJan. 19-May  Read More

Heather Goins wins RCC Foundation essay contest

Heather Goins won the annual RCC Foundation essay contest. Each year, Rockingham Community College students are challenged to tell their story through an essay, for a chance to win a monetary prize from the RCC Foundation. This year’s theme was “RCC: The Best Choice for Me.” Gibsonville resident Heather Goins won first place with an  Read More
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