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The Robeson Community College Advantage

Top-Notch Instructors Community colleges have top-notch instructors who devote their time to teaching and helping students achieve their goals. Robeson Community College faculty members have excellent credentials. Those who teach in university transfer programs have at least a master’s degree, and some hold doctorates. Many also have real-life experiences in the fields in which they teach,...
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Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing and Mechatronics

Cutting-edge skills for high-demand jobs in manufacturing – computers, robotics, electronics When Henry Ford implemented assembly line techniques in automobile production in 1913, he revolutionized the skills needed in manufacturing. Factories became filled with low- or semi-skilled workers, who performed repetitive tasks for low pay, often in dirty, dark and noisy conditions. Yesterday’s...
Health careers

Health Careers With Heart

Help others heal with these degrees and diplomas at Robeson Community College If you’re the kind of person who loves helping others, turn your talents into a paycheck with a health therapy career. Everyone knows that job opportunities in healthcare are booming. Even better, many of these high-demand, good-paying healthcare careers require just two years of college to get started. That’s two...
Culinary

The Right Ingredients for Success

Eat, learn, create With the food industry at the height of its popularity and mass appeal, the Associate of Applied Science Culinary Arts program at Robeson Community College can help students cultivate their passion for the culinary arts and help them develop a career in the industry by offering a hands-on kitchen experience guided by seasoned chefs. A chef’s skill in the kitchen is honed...
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Start Here, Save Money on Your Path to a Four-Year Degree with Our University Transfer Programs

The smart option for those planning to get their bachelor’s For many students, starting at a community college before transferring to a four-year college or university just makes sense. At Robeson Community College students can explore their career options, hone their skills, and build their college confidence, all while saving a bundle of money at a college that’s close to home. Over 30% of...
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Transfer Exit Here

Career & College Promise (CCP) is North Carolina’s dual enrollment program for high school students. This program allows eligible NC high school students to enroll in college classes at North Carolina community colleges and universities through their high school. Students who successfully complete college courses earn college credit they can take with them after graduation. In many cases,...
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Criminal Justice Program Offers Many Opportunities

When it comes to law enforcement, what viewers see on TV and what officers encounter on the streets are two entirely different things. That’s the first thing students learn in Robeson Community College’s Criminal Justice Program. The Criminal Justice Program prepares students to become police officers, correctional officers and court system personnel. Criminal justice careers have evolved from...
RCC EMT program

Hometown Heroes, Hometown Trained

EMT program preparing first responders Blaring sirens in the middle of the night. It’s a sound most people ignore. But for Emergency Medical Technicians working the night shift, the sound might signal that the night has just begun. Whether it’s a frantic emergency call to a car wreck, or a desperate plea from the loved one of a heart attack victim, EMTs must prepare for all situations....
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Join the Elite World of Firefighting

Every year, fires and other emergencies take hundreds of lives and destroy property worth millions of dollars. Firefighters help protect the public against these dangers by responding to fires and a variety of other emergencies. In addition to fire response, they are frequently the first emergency personnel at the scene of a traffic accident or medical emergency. Many firefighters are...
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Make It Your Business

From start ups to corporate careers, success begins with education A Business Education Are you interested in positioning yourself for a better entry-level opportunity, getting your bachelor’s degree in business, or perhaps vying for a promotion in your current job? Robeson Community College’s business programs can prepare you for a rewarding career in fields such as accounting, business...
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A dream realized

How generous donors make an education possible for Robeson students Educational opportunity and the chance for a better life is the purpose of the scholarship programs at Robeson Community College. Robeson County is not considered an affluent area. Consequently most students attending Robeson Community College receive some form of financial aid. Privately-supported scholarships from the Robeson...
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Financial Aid: Your Step-by-Step Guide on How to Apply

The cost of tuition should not stand in the way of getting a college education. At Robeson Community College (RCC), 87% of all students receive some financial aid and/or scholarships, and the college’s Office of Financial Aid will help walk you through the application process. Step 1 File a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applicants should apply early (four to six weeks...
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Finish What You Started: Earn a High School Diploma and Keep Learning at RCC!

College and Career Readiness…the key to a successful future! Adult Basic Education (ABE) Adult High School (AHS) English As A Second Language (ESL) High School Equivalency (HSE) Family Literacy Education (Family Lit) Adult Basic Education Transitions (ABET) We Make Getting Started EASY No high school diploma? Robeson Community College can help. No one really intends to...
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Eight Steps to Enroll at Robeson

Applying to college has never been easier! 1. Apply for admission. You can complete an online application in the Admissions Office (located in the Fred G. Williams Student Center on the Main Campus) or apply online 24 hours a day at http://www.robeson.edu/admissions/ 2. Submit proof of high school graduation or GED and if appropriate, your college transcripts. If you are seeking a certificate,...
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