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Rappahannock Community College

Rappahannock Community College is an Associate's college with 3555 students located in Glenns, VA.

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Selectivity
Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 3,555
Gender 38% Male / 62% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 24% Full Time / 76% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 55% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 71%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 2%
International 0%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Ethnicity Unknown 1%
Black or African American 20%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: learning center reduced course load remedial instruction study skills assistance tutoring
  • Computer Services: computer center, libraries wireless network available
  • Counseling Services: career counseling economically disadvantaged students services financial aid counseling personal counseling adult (re-entering) student services/programs veteran's counselor
  • Facilities
  • Special Needs Services: services and/or facilities for hearing impaired partial services for students with learning disabilities services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders services and/or facilities for visually impaired wheelchair accessibility
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): cooperative education cross-registration double major dual enrollment of high school students independent study internships liberal arts/career combination honors program
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (75%), Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (12%), Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other (6%), Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (3%), Engineering Technology (1%), Industrial Technology/Technician (0%)

Majors Offered

Associates

A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or regular programs.

Job Opportunities:

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other
All postsecondary teachers not listed separately.

Associates

Any instructional program in business and administration not listed above.

Associates

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Associates

A program that prepares individuals to apply theories and practices of organization management and criminal justice to the administration of public law enforcement agencies and operations. Includes instruction in law enforcement history and theory, operational command leadership, administration of public police organizations, labor relations, incident response strategies, legal and regulatory responsibilities, budgeting, public relations, and organizational leadership.

Job Opportunities:

Managers, All Other
All managers not listed separately.
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in criminal justice, corrections, and law enforcement administration. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of members of police force.

Associates

A program that generally prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of engineers engaged in a wide variety of projects. Includes instruction in various engineering support functions for research, production, and operations, and applications to specific engineering specialties.

A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of industrial engineers and managers. Includes instruction in optimization theory, human factors, organizational behavior, industrial processes, industrial planning procedures, computer applications, and report and presentation preparation.

Job Opportunities:

Industrial Engineering Technicians
Apply engineering theory and principles to problems of industrial layout or manufacturing production, usually under the direction of engineering staff. May perform time and motion studies on worker operations in a variety of industries for purposes such as establishing standard production rates or improving efficiency.

Administration & Faculty

President Elizabeth H. Crowther
Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Full-time Faculty 29
Student : Faculty Ratio 20 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 31 : 68
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $4,950 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $4,204
$30K-$48K $4,428
$48K-$75K $5,670
$75K-$110K $4,469

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $2,940, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

In-State

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $2,940 Same as On-Campus
Fees $305 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $6,426
Books $1,300 $1,300
Total (before financial aid) $4,545 $10,971

Out-of-State

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $7,178 Same as On-Campus
Fees $737 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $6,426
Books $1,300 $1,300
Total (before financial aid) $9,215 $15,641

Students Receiving Aid

70% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Scholarships/Grants 56% $4,083
Institutional Grants 24% $1,651
Other Federal Grants 7% $2,428
Pell Grants 55% $3,841
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 27% $2,043

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

2% of students graduated on time.

31% of students graduated in six years.

56% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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