Rochester Community and Technical College

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StoriesRochester Community and Technical College was founded in 1915 on a motion by Dr. Charles Mayo to the Rochester School Board. The College opened its doors on September 14, 1915 with seventeen enrolled students. Almost 100 years later, RCTC enrolls more than 6200 students

SubmitWith nearly 100 years of history, Rochester Community and Technical College has touched the lives of tens of thousands of individuals living in Rochester and surrounding communities, as well as throughout the world. RCTC's 100th anniversary is about celebrating the generations of students, faculty, and staff; their experiences; and the events that have shaped their lives.