Education Archive

RCC’s Radiologic Technology program sets new standard

RCC’s Radiologic Technology program, which combines rigorous academic study with practical hands-on experience, reached an enviable goal when the Class of 2014 achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) national

Getting Your Foot in the Door

In an economy where job seekers significantly outnumber positions, distinguishing your credentials is essential. How can you stand out from the crowd? In an economy where job seekers significantly outnumber positions, distinguishing your credentials is essential. How

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’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

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    

Message from the president

It gives me great pleasure to present the inaugural issue of the Roxbury Community College (RCC) CareerFocus Magazine.  It is designed to give you an overview of how we are striving to meet our mission to facilitate

Nene Diallo: Roxbury Community College’s “29 Who Shine” Awardee

As a student at Roxbury Community College, Nene has distinguished herself as an outstanding and academically talented student. She is among 29 outstanding student graduates from the Commonwealth’s public higher education system to be recognized for excellent

RCC’s Biotechnology Program Earns High Marks

Students enrolled in Roxbury Community College’s Biotechnology Program can gain valuable hands-on experience working as interns at some of the area’s most prestigious colleges or companies. Through the Biotechnology Internship Program, RCC students have had the opportunity

Tips for Returning Adult Students

Changing careers in today’s economy can often mean returning to college to gain new skills to prepare for the evolving marketplace. Community colleges are often the first place career changers turn for assistance. Increasingly, RCC administrators and