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RCC Faculty Spotlight

At RCC, our faculty are committed to student success, inside and outside of the classroom. Through this spotlight, you’ll meet two of our dedicated faculty members, and learn a bit more about why they love teaching at

RCC’s Pharmacy Technician Certification Program

According to the United States Department of Labor, the growth rate for pharmacy technician positions will increase 20% between 2012 and 2022, exceeding the 11% average growth rate for all occupations during the same time period. Pharmacy

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

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

Broadcast Media Technology Program Accelerates Careers in Radio or TV

If you are dreaming of a career in broadcast radio or television, RCC’s Broadcast Media Technology Program (BMT) can connect you to knowledge, skills and job opportunities. This program is designed for students who want to learn

New Honors-to-Honors Scholarship Program with UMass Amherst Augments Strong Transfer Services at RCC

In April 2015, the University of Massachusetts Amherst announced Honors-to-Honors, a new scholarship program that provides additional funding to honors graduates of the state’s 15 community colleges who are accepted into the university’s Commonwealth Honors College, to

Preparing Students for Success, Today and Tomorrow

According to CareerOneStop (sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration), computer systems design and related services is the 12th fastest growing industry in the United States. As of 2012, 1,620,300 professionals are employed

RCC is Developing a Clean Energy Program – and It Starts with Solar!

The fast developing field of clean, “green,” or solar energy is ripe with career opportunities and business development opportunities. To provide the training necessary for entry into this field, we have dusted off and updated our Solar

RCC Programs of Study

Fall Classes Start September 2, 2015 Register Now! • 617-541-5310 www.rcc.mass.edu 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

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

CURRENT ARTICULATION AGREEMENTS For Fall 2015 RCC MAJOR DEGREE FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE MAJOR FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE YEAR ACTIVE Accounting AS Mass Coll. Liberal Arts Businees Administration 2010 Any Major AA/AS Cambridge College See agreement 2013 Business Administration AA New

Welcome from the President

Welcome to the second issue of the Roxbury Community College CareerFocus Magazine. I am pleased to announce that RCC has been recertified as an “Achieving the Dream Leader College” by the national Achieving the Dream initiative.