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Three Rivers Community College

Norwich, CT

At A Glance

Main Address

574 New London Tpke

Norwich, CT 06360-6500

https://www.threerivers.edu/

Admission Office

Admissions Office

574 New London Turnpike

Norwich, CT 06360-6598

(860) 215-9020

admissions@threerivers.edu

Contact : Jonathan Lamiotte

Director of Admissions

Type of School

Medium

Public

community college

technical college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

New England Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Member

College Board Code: 3558

Quick Facts

Percentage of financial need met (average) : 59.0%

Average financial aid package : $2,709.00

In-State Tuition : $4,496.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $12,464.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Large Town (10-50k)

Suburban

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 : May 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

Student-faculty ratio : 7 to 1

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

New England Association of Colleges and Schools

Regionally Accredited

College Board Member

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 44.0%
Health Professions : 16.0%
Business/Marketing : 13.0%
Engineering Technologies : 9.0%
Science Technologies : 5.0%

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

Architecture & Related Programs
Architectural Technology/Technician A C

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting A C
Banking and Financial Support Services A
Business Administration and Management, General A C
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry A
Construction Management, General A C
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation C
Hospitality Administration/Management, General A C
Restaurant/Food Services Management A C
Tourism and Travel Services Management A C

Communication, Journalism & Related Programs
Organizational Communication, General C
Public Relations/Image Management A

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Graphic Communications, General C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming, Specific Applications A C
Computer and Information Sciences, General A C
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General C
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician C
Information Science/Studies A

Construction Trades
Building/Construction Site Management/Manager C

Education
Early Childhood Education and Teaching A C
Special Education and Teaching, General A

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Architectural Engineering Technologies/Technicians A C
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician A C
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians A
Computer Software Technology/Technician C
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General A C
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician A
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, General A
Environmental/Environmental Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/Technician A C
Laser and Optical Technology/Technician A C
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician A
Nuclear Engineering Technology/Technician A
Water Quality and Wastewater Treatment Management and Recycling Technology/Technician A C

English Language, Literature & Letters
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing C

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Human Development and Family Studies, General A C

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
General Studies A C
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Library Science
Library and Archives Assisting A C

Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Accounting and Computer Science A

Natural Resources & Conservation
Environmental Science A C

Personal & Culinary Services
Food Service, Waiter/Waitress, and Dining Room Management/Manager A C
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager A C

Physical Sciences
Physical Sciences, General A

Public Administration & Social Services
Human Services, General A C

Science Technologies & Technicians
Nuclear/Nuclear Power Technology/Technician A

Security & Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A
Criminal Justice/Police Science A
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies A C
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician A
Security and Loss Prevention Services C

Transportation & Materials Moving
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General A

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

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Independent Study

Internships

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Honors Program

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

300 Public computers, available in: Computer Center, Libraries, Student Center

Wireless network available

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Medium-sized

Unique Facilities : nuclear reactor simulator, child development center, art gallery

Geographic Location : 45 miles from Hartford.

Large Town

Suburban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : --

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : --

Degree-seeking undergrads : 3,389

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 27

Full time students average age : 23

In state students : 99.0%

Out of state students : 1.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 6.0%

Black African American : 9.0%

Asian : 4.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 18.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 2.0%

White : 60.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Other Activities & Organizations : Student government controls student activity fees.

Student Newspaper : The Current

Student Newspaper URL : https://www.trcc.commnet.edu/the-current/

Housing Options

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

Sport's Levels Available

Club

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Employment services for undergraduates

On-campus daycare

Financial aid counseling

Personal counseling

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 visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Learning center

Pre-admission summer program

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

N

Choral Groups

N

Concert Band

N

Dance Activity

N

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

N

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

N

Jazz Band

N

Literary Magazine

N

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

N

Musical Theater

N

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

Baseball

Men's Club

Women's Club

Golf

Men's Club

Women's Club

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $20.00

Application fee notes: Paper/Online

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Additional application fee information: Paper application fee may be waived for applicants with financial need

Total applicants : 1,294

Admitted : 1,289

Enrolled : 727

Less selective 100.0% of applicants admitted

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

Highest Section Scores Across Test Dates

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Admission for nursing program based on successful performance on ATI-TEAS Exam, completion of prerequisite courses, and 2.7 GPA.

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 Examinations. Three Rivers also grants credit for Advanced Placement Examinations of the College Examination Entrance Board with scores of 3 or above according to current college policy.

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

6

ART 111, ART Elective

All

3-D Art and Design

3

6

ART 111, ART Elective

All

Art History

3

6

ART 101, ART 102

All

Biology

3

8

--

All

4

8

BIO 121, BIO 122

All

Calculus AB

3

4

MAT 254

All

Calculus BC

3

8

MAT 254, MAT 256

All

Chemistry

3

8

CHE 121, CHE 122

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

8

CHI 111, CHI 112

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

--

All

Computer Science A

3

4

CSC 108

All

Drawing

3

6

ART 111, ART Elective

All

English Language and Composition

3

6

ENG 101, ENG Elective

All

English Literature and Composition

3

6

ENG 101, ENG 102

All

Environmental Science

3

4

BIO 180

All

European History

3

6

--

All

French Language and Culture

3

8

--

All

German Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Human Geography

3

3

--

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Latin

3

8

--

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECN 101

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECN 102

All

Music Theory

3

6

--

All

Physics B

3

6

--

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

--

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHY 114

All

Psychology

3

3

PSY 111

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

6

--

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

6

--

All

Statistics

3

3

MAT 167

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

POL 111

All

United States History

3

6

HIS 201, HIS 202

All

World History: Modern

3

6

HIS 121, HIS 122

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

3

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

6

Biology

50

6

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

4

Chemistry

50

6

College Algebra

50

3

College Mathematics

50

6

English Literature

50

6

Financial Accounting

50

3

French I

50

6

French II

50

6

German I

50

6

German II

50

6

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Humanities

50

6

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Natural Science

50

6

Pre Calculus

50

4

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Social Sciences and History

50

6

Spanish I

50

6

Spanish II

50

6

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of freshmen with need who received financial aid : 97.0%

% Applied for need-based aid : 79.0%

% Judged to have need : 85.0%

% that were offered aid : 83.0%

% that had need fully met : 6.0%

% of need met : 59.0%

Average 1st year financial aid package : $2,709.00

Avg need-based scholarship or grant award : $2,689.00

Avg need-based loan : $1,584.00

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Priority Deadline : May 1

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Kenneth Briggs

Financial aid office phone : (860) 215-9040

Financial Aid Forms

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

FAFSA

Part-Time Costs

Cost per credit hour (in-state): $166.00

Cost per credit hour (out-of-state): $498.00

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

State/District Residency

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Weekends

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$4,496.00

$4,496.00

$4,496.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$12,464.00

$12,464.00

$12,464.00

Room only:

--

$8,000.00

--

Books and supplies:

$1,200.00

$1,200.00

$1,200.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

--

--

Transportation expenses:

--

$3,000.00

$3,000.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$5,696.00

$16,696.00

$8,696.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$13,664.00

$24,664.00

$16,664.00

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): 2

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: 45

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: 45

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

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Winter

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Re-entry advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $20.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $12,464.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $8,000.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: $498.00

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

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

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

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

English as a Second Language Program On Campus for International Students

International Student Adviser