Rogue Community College

3345 Redwood Hwy
Grants Pass, OR 97527-9291
Tel: (541)956-7501
  • 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 5,099 students (38% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 33:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Rogue Community College is the only community colleges within Josephine County, OR.
  • The nearest community college is Umpqua Community College (56.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 201 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Rogue Community College (OR) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 201 staff 105 staff
Rogue Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,099 has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,099 students 2,071 students
Rogue Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 33:1
Rogue Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 1,928 students 844 students
Rogue Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 3,171 students 1,227 students
Rogue Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Rogue Community College Enrollment Breakdown OR All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Rogue Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Rogue Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Rogue Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Rogue Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Rogue Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Rogue Community College More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
Rogue Community College Ethnicity Breakdown OR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.39 0.54
Rogue Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Rogue Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $30,100 $32,200
Rogue Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,825 is less than the state average of $5,280. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,545 is less than the state average of $8,625. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,825 $5,280
Rogue Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,545 $8,625
Rogue Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 82% 81%
Rogue Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates $19,000 $15,375
Rogue Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $9,004 $6,156
Rogue Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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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Did You Know?
For Oregon public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,280 per year for in-state students and $8,625 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,361 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Oregon community colleges have a 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. of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Oregon is Chemeketa Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.