Rogue Community College

3345 Redwood Hwy, Grants Pass
OR, 97527-9291
Tel: (541)956-7501
5,592 students
Public institution

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Rogue Community College makes an outstanding choice for students seeking a progressive, collegial and responsive teaching and learning community. The college provides accessible, affordable, quality classes and career pathways to enhance employability, and connects students with workforce opportunities.
School Highlights:
Rogue Community College serves 5,592 students (43% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 18%.
Rogue Community College is the only community colleges within Josephine County, OR.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Rogue Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 5,592 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
5,592 students
1,287 students
Rogue Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,383 students
832 students
Rogue Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,209 students
1,021 students
Rogue Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Rogue Community College sch enrollment Rogue Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
2%
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Rogue Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Rogue Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
-
12%
Rogue Community College Black (2006-2011)
% White
88%
66%
Rogue Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Rogue Community College More (2009-2012)
Rogue Community College sch ethnicity Rogue Community College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.22 0.45
Rogue Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,681 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,401 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,681 $5,940
Rogue Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,401 $10,072
Rogue Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

RCC is a fully accredited and comprehensive two-year community college. Rogue offers academic and professional technical programs, college transfer courses, basic skills programs for adults, plus personal enrichment and continuing education classes. Rogue offers five associate degrees and 50 career and technical programs. Classes are offered day, evening, weekends and online to fit the schedules of busy people. The college has three campuses; two in Jackson County and one in Josephine County.

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