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Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs

Email: jim.gross@rctc.edu
Office Location: SS208
Direct Phone: 507.285.7256

Welcome to the website for the Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs at Rochester Community and Technical College. 

No doubt, you’ll agree with me that RCTC is a vibrant and dynamic institution of higher education.  For me personally, I find that supporting the work of our faculty and staff to provide outstanding educational opportunities is an energizing and motivating experience! Whether you are a student, instructor, staff member or a visitor, I believe that your experiences at our college will also be energizing and motivating; helping you advance toward your professional and personal goals.  

To discuss your needs, concerns or new ideas about our academic programs, please feel free to contact me at any time.

James R. Gross, Ph.D.

Vice President of Academic Affairs / Chief Academic Officer
Rochester Community and Technical College

Deb Ellsworth

Executive Assistant to the
Vice President of Academic Affairs

Office Location: SS 211
Direct Phone: 507.285.7292



Rachelle Splittstoesser

Curriculum and Academic
Scheduling Coordinator

Office Location: SS 224
Direct Phone: 507.285.7234



Last Updated: October 7, 2014

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