New Welcome and One Stop Center Open

RCTC is excited to announce our new Welcome and One Stop Center is now open and ready to help students and our entire campus community.  The new space is truly a one-stop-shop to get questions answered and to get help Read More …

RCTC Receives $75,000 Gift to Fund Student Scholarships

Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) and the RCTC Foundation are proud to announce the Warren Skaaren Charitable Trust has committed $75,000 to RCTC for scholarships over the next three years.  This gift is specifically intended to help make a college education more accessible and Read More …

Severe Weather Awareness Week

April 12-16, 2021 is Severe Weather Awareness Week.  On Thursday, April 15, 2021, at 1:45 pm and 6:45 pm, the severe weather sirens will sound throughout Minnesota.  For those on campus, in order to maintain social distancing, RCTC will NOT be Read More …

Roof Replacement Begins on ST Building and Atrium

Beginning April 1, 2021, work starts on replacement of the Science and Technology Building and Atrium roofs.  The project includes replacement of the 30+ year old ballasted-membrane roof system with a new Minnesota State standard built-up roofing system with an Read More …

RCTC Affirms Commitment to Athletics

Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) is proud to announce its commitment to running all athletic programs at the College for the 2021-22 academic year.  This announcement comes after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancellation of the fall 2020 seasons Read More …

RCTC Programs Earn “Best of” Rankings

Rochester Community and Technical College is proud to announce several of its programs rank as the 2021 Best Associate Degrees in Minnesota and in the Plains States Region by TradeCollege.org. RCTC’s Facility and Service Technology (FAST) program is ranked #1 as Read More …

Happy Holidays from RCTC!

 A very special thanks to the RCTC Concert Choir for lending their voices to this year’s holiday video.

RCTC Student Receives Welter World Citizen Award and Scholarship

Rochester Community and Technical College is excited to announce Taylor Dabrowski has been selected to receive the Mark M. Welter World Citizen Award and Scholarship. Originally from Somerset, Wisconsin, Dabrowski is currently enrolled in the Emergency Medicine Paramedic program. An experienced world traveler, Taylor has witnessed and Read More …

Associate Degree Nursing Program Gets High Rankings

Rochester Community and Technical College is proud to announce its Associate Degree (AD) Nursing program is ranked #2 in Minnesota for the year 2021 by nursingdegreesearch.com. The AD Nursing Program was also ranked #6 in the Plains States Region and is in the top 10% in Read More …