RCTC Receives $2.25 Million TRIO Grant

Rochester Community and Technical College is proud to announce that its TRIO Student Support Services program has been awarded a $2.25 million grant to fund an additional five years of service to students. TRIO is a federal outreach and student retention Read More …

RCTC Practical Nursing Program Named #1 in the State

Every year, PracticalNursing.org studies Practical Nursing (PN) programs in each state. This year in particular, sharing this good news helps students and faculty remain hopeful and motivated for the future. We are happy to inform you that Rochester Community and Read More …

RCTC RECEIVES LEGACY SCHOLARS PROGRAM GRANT

Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) in partnership with Winona State University-Rochester (WSU-R) and Project Legacy received a $120,000 grant from the Minnesota State system to administer the Legacy Scholars Program. The program will serve 25 at-risk young adults of Read More …

Do Your Part to Slow the Spread

Minnesota’s COVID-19 case counts have been climbing since June, especially in the 18-24 year old age group. Around 1,000 cases a week have been reported in this age group. COVID-19 cases have occurred as a result of people gathering without Read More …

Daily Screening Tool Requirement

To protect the health and safety of students and employees from the direct threat resulting from the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace to the extent reasonably possible, Rochester Community and Technical College is requiring mandatory screening of all employees, Read More …

CR9/Collegeview Road Construction Update

Olmsted County will begin phase 2 of its CSAH 9/Collegeview Rd reconstruction project on Monday, August 3rd.  Please note the following impacts to campus: CR9/Collegeview Rd will be open to traffic from CSAH 22 (East Circle Drive) to the east Read More …

Campus Face Covering Requirements

Rochester Community and Technical College (RCTC) voluntarily complies with the City of Rochester’s Declaration of Local Emergency Amendment that requires individuals wear a face covering in indoor areas. As such, any person in a public or common space within the Read More …

RCTC Faculty Publishes Third Book

Rochester Community and Technical College is proud to announce that English Instructor, Scannell McCormick, Ph.D., has published his third book of poetry in just over a year. His latest book is The First of Pisces. McCormick’s second book, The Elements, came out Read More …