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Behind the Badge

Criminal justice combines law, enforcement, corrections and forensic science The criminal justice field needs disciplined individuals to work as paralegals, attorneys, police officers, legal experts and corrections professionals. If you have strong critical thinking and writing skills, and

Many Roads Lead to a Career in Transportation

There are many routes to a career in the booming industry of transportation. Degrees in business management and administration, information and web technology and engineering are among the many areas of study that can lead to jobs.

What’s Your Social Media IQ?

Your online choices can help you get – or lose – a job. Nearly 9 out of 10 US companies now use Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn for recruiting, and most of them review employee and applicant profiles,

Facts & Finds

Dim lighting sparks creativity Want to encourage innovative thinking? Try lowering the lights. “Darkness increases freedom from constraints, which in turn promotes creativity,” according to German research published in the Journal of Environmental Psychology. In a series

RCC Opens a New Cafeteria called Saté Grill

“ You can change the world, but not on an empty stomach.” —Viet Proverb RCC is pleased to announce the opening our new cafeteria, Saté. The word means hot and sizzling. Saté calls their food “fresh, fast

RCC’s Career Gateway Uses Technology to Connect Students, Businesses and the Community

Students and job seekers have a new way to connect with the business community thanks to RCC’s latest technology-based program called Career Gateway. It is designed to bring together RCC, business and industry to help students achieve

Building a Future in the Construction Industry

Meet the construction workers of tomorrow Construction workers and managers are in demand but getting a start in the industry can be difficult. Finding opportunities in the construction trades for young people is the focus of a

Kevin Small Jr.

Kevin Small Jr. embodies the ideal of student civic involvement coupled with excellence in academic achievement. While a student at RCC, the 19-year-old Dorchester native was active in the Student Government Association. He led the revalidation of

RCC Programs of Study

Associate in Arts  Arts and Humanities 3 Arts and Humanities: Musical Arts 3 Arts and Humanities: Theatre Arts 3 Arts and Humanities: Visual Arts 3 Arts and Humanities: Africana Studies Biological Science 3 Biological Science: Laboratory Animal

Where Can You Go from Roxbury Community College for a four-year degree?

CURRENT ARTICULATION AGREEMENTS As of Fall/Winter 2014-2015   RCC MAJOR DEGREE FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE MAJOR FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE YEAR ACTIVE Accounting AS Mass College Liberal Arts Business Administration 2010 Any Major AA/AS Cambridge College See agreement 2013