The primary mission of Roxbury Community College is to facilitate the success of our students in achieving their educational goals. RCC is a comprehensive, multicultural, urban, student-centered, and open-access community college, providing learning opportunities for all who may benefit. The College serves the educational needs of Roxbury, surrounding communities and other diverse populations in the Commonwealth. We believe that all students, given the appropriate resources, have the ability to reach their full potential. The College is therefore committed to helping our students enhance the quality of their lives and our communities.
Roxbury Community College offers quality post-secondary education in developmental academic skills, the liberal arts and sciences, career and transfer programs, workforce development, and private and public sector training. RCC grants Associate degrees and certificates, affording its students a solid foundation for college transfer, employment, professional advancement, and life-long learning.