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Riverside City College

Riverside, CA

At A Glance

Main Address

4800 Magnolia Avenue

Riverside, CA 92506-1201

www.rcc.edu

Admission Office

4800 Magnolia Avenue

Riverside, CA 92506

(951) 222-8600

webmstr@rcc.edu

Contact : Joy Chambers

Dean of Enrollment Services

Type of School

Large

Public

community college

2-year school

Coed

Hispanic-Serving Institution

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Regionally Accredited

College Board Member

College Board Code: 4658

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 22,272

In-State Tuition : $1,416.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $9,366.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Large City (250-500k)

Urban

Commuter campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : Mar 1

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Hispanic-Serving Institution

College Board Member

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Interdisciplinary Studies : 76.0%
Health Professions : 12.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A C
Business/Commerce, General A C
Marketing/Marketing Management, General A C
Real Estate A C

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A C
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General A C
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General A C

Foreign Language, Literatures & Linguistics
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation A C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training A C
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician A C
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician A C
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician A C
Mechanics and Repairers, General A C

Personal & Culinary Services
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General A C

Public Administration & Social Services
Human Services, General A C

Security & Protective Services
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician A C

Visual & Performing Arts
Photography A C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Honors Program

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Weekend College

Computer Services

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Large

Unique Facilities : planetarium, aquatics complex

Geographic Location : 60 miles from Los Angeles.

Large City

Urban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 22,272

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 16,622

Graduate enrollment : --

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : Viewpoints

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is not allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Tigers

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Intramural

Counseling And Wellness

Economically disadvantaged students services

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

Health services

On-campus daycare

Placement services for graduates

Veteran's counselor

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

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

Academic Support Programs

Remedial instruction

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

Y

Model United Nations

Y

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

Y

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

N

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Badminton

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Bowling

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Cross-Country

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Diving

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Football

Men's Intercollegiate

Golf

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Racquetball

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Soccer

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Swimming

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Tennis

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Track and Field

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Intramural

Women's Intramural

Water Polo

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Limited admission to nursing program.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: Advanced Placement Riverside Community College District recognizes the Advanced Placement Program of the College Entrance Examination Board. Students will be granted credit for Advanced Placement examinations with a score of three, four or five in specified subject areas.

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

3

Art 22

All

3-D Art and Design

3

3

Art 24

All

Art History

3

6

Art 1 & 2

All

Biology

3

4

Biology 1

All

Calculus AB

3

4

Math 1A

All

Calculus BC

3

8

Math 1A and 1B

All

Calculus BC: AB Subscore

3

4

Math 1A

All

Chemistry

3

10

Chemistry 1A & 1B

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

10

Chinese 1 and 2

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

Pol Sc 2

All

Computer Science A

3

3

--

All

Drawing

3

3

Art 17

All

English Language and Composition

3

4

English 1A

All

English Literature and Composition

3

7

English 1A and English Literature Elective

All

Environmental Science

3

3

Bio 19

All

European History

3

3

History 5

All

French Language and Culture

3

10

French 1 & 2

All

German Language and Culture

3

10

German 1 & 2

All

Human Geography

3

3

Geography 2

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

10

Italian 1 and 2

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

10

Japanese 1 and 2

All

Latin

3

10

Latin 1 and 2

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

Economics 7

All

Microeconomics

3

3

Economics 8

All

Music Theory

3

3

--

All

4

4

Music 3

All

Physics 1

3

4

Physics 10 and 11

All

Physics 2

3

4

Physics 10 and 11

All

Physics B

3

8

Physics 2A and Physics 2B

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

Physics 4B

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

Physics 4A

All

Psychology

3

3

Psychology 1

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

10

Spanish 1 & 2

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

3

--

All

Statistics

3

4

Math 12

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

Political Science 1

All

United States History

3

6

History 6 and 7

All

World History: Modern

3

6

History 1 and 2

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

3

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

4

College Algebra

50

4

College Composition

50

4

English Literature

50

3

French I

50

5

French II

59

5

German I

44

5

German II

54

5

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Humanities

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Spanish I

50

5

Spanish II

63

5

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : Mar 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Elizabeth Hilton

Financial aid office phone : (951) 222-8710

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $46.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $311.00

Note: These costs are tuition fees only. In some cases, fees and other expenses can be additional.

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Alumni Affiliation

Art

Leadership

Minority Status

Music/Drama

State/District Residency

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Alumni Affiliation

Art

Leadership

Minority Status

Music/Drama

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Weekends

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Deferred payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$1,416.00

$1,416.00

$1,416.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$9,366.00

$9,366.00

$9,366.00

Room only:

--

$13,558.00

$4,402.00

Books and supplies:

$1,666.00

$1,666.00

$1,666.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

$2,844.00

$3,106.00

Transportation expenses:

--

$1,314.00

$1,170.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$3,082.00

$20,798.00

$11,760.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$11,032.00

$28,748.00

$19,710.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): --

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 70

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Transfer center

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $50.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $9,726.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $13,558.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $323.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 45

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

Special International Student Orientation Program

International Student Adviser