Richmond Community College: Review & Facts

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Richmond Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,550 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1966 and is the only college located in Hamlet, North Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Richmond Community College.

Richmond Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Nursing, Management, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
59%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Richmond Community College is low at 59% (below North Carolina average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Richmond Community College is very low - 17%. Roughly 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at RCC is pretty decent, 15:1. Find out more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,700
Low
Average tuition costs are relatevely low - around $8,600 per academic year. The additional fees at Richmond Community College beyond tuition are roughly $100, which totals $8,700 annually.

Read the details about Richmond Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Richmond Community College will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Richmond Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (910) 410-1700 or check Richmond Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Richmond Community College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Richmond Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Richmond Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Richmond Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Richmond Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Richmond Community College, 1042 W Hamlet Ave, Hamlet, North Carolina 28345-1189, USA
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