Rochester Community and Technical College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

851 30th Avenue SE

Rochester, MN 55904-4999

(507) 285-7265

Fax: (507) 280-3529

Contact: Holly Bigelow

Registrar
Main Address

851 30th Avenue SE

Rochester, MN 55904-4999

(507) 285-7210

www.roch.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,981

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20

Online application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to allied health and technology programs based on course work, class rank, institutional placement test scores.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Greenhouse Management A,C
Horse Husbandry/Equine Science A,C
Horticulture Science A
Turf Management A,C

Arts, Visual & Performing

Graphic Design A,C
Music Management/Merchandising A
Music Theory/Composition A,C
Photography C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Customer Service Management C
Human Resources Development C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Office Clerical Services C
Retailing A,C
Special Products Marketing A,C

Communications & Journalism

Advertising C
Broadcast Journalism C
Digital Communications/Multimedia A,C
Journalism C
Mass Communications/Media Studies A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Graphics C
Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Computer/Systems Security C
Data Entry Applications C
Web/Multimedia Design A

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Carpentry C

Education

Music Teacher Education A
Teacher Assistance A,C

Engineering

Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting C
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Computer Engineering C
Computer Systems A,C
Mechanical Drafting C
Mechanical Engineering Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C
Child Care Service C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology A
Community Health Services C
Dental Assistance A,C
Dental Hygiene A
Electroencephalograph Technology A
Emergency Medical Technology A
Health Services – General A
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Informatics C
Medical Insurance Coding C
Medical Records Technology A
Medical Transcription C
Mental Health Services Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing Assistance C
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A
Substance Abuse Counseling C
Surgical Technology A
Veterinarian Assistance A,C
Ward Clerk C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences A
Professional studies A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration A

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A
Police Science A,C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Rochester Community and Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (507) 285-7210
Website: www.rctc.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.rctc.edu/admissions/getting-started/application/
Address: 851 30th Ave SE, Rochester, MN 55904-4999
Setting: City: Midsize
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 5,129
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,786 (54% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,639
Out-of-state Tuition: $5,639
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 77%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,596

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Rochester Community and Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Rochester Community and Technical College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 45
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 12
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 107
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 3
Construction Trades 21
Education 21
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 51
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 22
Health Professions and Related Programs 1616
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 12
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 41
Precision Production 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 21
Visual and Performing Arts 54
Grand total 6253

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Rochester Community and Technical College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $5,639
Out-of-state $5,639
Books and supplies $1,600

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 526 77%
Grant or scholarship aid 398 58% $4,596
Student loan aid 275 40% $4,828

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,915 57% $3,765
Federal student loans 1,735 34% $5,886

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Rochester Community and Technical College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Rochester Community and Technical College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Rochester Community and Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 5,129
Undergraduate enrollment 5,129
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Rochester Community and Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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