During these challenging times, it is important to find opportunities to celebrate the people who have made a lasting impact on our community. This year, the Roxbury Community College Foundation (RCCF) is providing such an opportunity with its...
At RCC, Your Future is Our Focus, now and always. While we have adjusted our course offerings in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have never strayed from our commitment to ensuring your success.
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It’s difficult, if not impossible, to summarize how much the world has changed since we published the last issue of the Gazette. Over the past few months, we’ve watched our city completely shut down in response to an unforeseen global pandemic,...
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During the fall 2020 semester, many students will be enrolled in online, virtual or hybrid courses. Please...
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*This course will be offered virtually. This means that there are scheduled class meeting times for students to utilize Zoom and access live instruction online*
At the end of this course, students will learn not only what makes a great leader, but how a person's attributes and skills can affect their leadership abilities. Students will also address the roles of problem-solving and planning in the scope of leadership and define the role supervision plays in leadership (and vice versa). This course is designed for entry-level employees and small business owners.
February 1, 2021 - March 22, 2021 | 7 weeks | Mondays and Wednesdays, 6 - 7:30 pm
We accept checks, money orders, credit and debit cards. Payment plans or financial aid are not available.
No prerequisites. Additional textbooks are required for class.
Hear from Tom Moore, Principal at EcoLogic, about how RCC’s ESOL Program enhanced employee performance.
Workforce Development is a direct, practical, and immediate response to the urgent demands of the current economy and expanding technology. The Center for Workforce Development is the first choice of small and large businesses to ensure employees are fully prepared for the workplace and have the necessary skills to retain and advance their careers. We focus our training on the skills your employees need, so your workforce is prepared and productive. Our team works with leading businesses, industry panels, government and non-profit organizations to provide customized, cost-effective training that can be delivered on-site, online, or here at Roxbury Community College.
Our team of instructors’ works with you to assess your training needs, develop customized curriculum, and provide on-site training at times that are convenient for you and your staff. We have expertise in a wide variety of training areas including English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Supervisory Training, and Lean Manufacturing. Contact us, and we’ll come to you to learn about your business and how we can help you become more productive and competitive in your industry.
Workforce Training Fund
The Workforce Training fund administered by the Commonwealth Corporation provides grants of up to $250,000 to employers to help you cover the cost of training your workers. To be eligible you must be in good standing with the State Department of Revenue, pay into the unemployment trust fund, and be willing to match your grant dollar for dollar by paying your employees’ wages while they are in training. Our staff provides technical assistance, curriculum development, and grant writing and administration to help you underwrite your training costs. Let Roxbury Community College help you save on the cost of training your workforce. Contact us for a free consultation to see how we can tailor a program for your business or organizational needs!
HiSet and Entrepreneurship Courses
En Roxbury Community College tenemos clases que te ayudaran a alcanzar tus metas.
Preparación para el examen HISET (Anteriormente GED) ¿Necesitas ayuda adicional preparándote para el Examen de Equivalencia a Educación Secundaria (HISET)? Las clases cubren 1) Escritura y Lectura 2) Matemática, Ciencias y Estudios Sociales. Cada opción dura 9 semanas y cuesta $240.
Seminario para empezar tu propio negocio Aprende como transformar una idea en un negocio. Este seminario es facilitado en sociedad con Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice. Seminario inicia el 1 de Marzo, Martes de 6:30 – 8:30 PM.
¿Listo para hacer un cambio en tu vida y buscar nuevas oportunidades?
Los cursos de preparación para el examen HiSet son dictados en español y el seminario de cómo empezar tu empresa es dictado en inglés. Las operaciones de negocios cotidianas en RCC son conducidas en inglés, pero personal que habla español esta usualmente disponible.
Business Communication Courses at RCC
Pave your own way and equip yourself to stand out from the crowd with one of our professional booster courses at RCC. Fill out the form below to receive more information.
Bring your professional impact to new levels by practicing your oral and written communication skills in a classroom setting using online courses from a premier provider, MindEdge. Course culminates with each student’s own short presentation before a small audience of professionals.
Whether you’re looking to make a little extra money on the side or make this your full-time job, take the first step to becoming a licensed Massachusetts Real Estate Salesperson with this course. Our course totals 51 hours of classroom time and features interactive class sessions with applicable examples, a real estate math review class, and review time. Successful course completion earns you the certificate required to sit for the state licensing exam.
Great public speakers can come from anywhere and start at all levels. This course will not teach you how to become the world’s best public speaker, but it will teach you how to be the best public speaker that you can be. Learn presentation skills, how to craft an impactful speech, tips and strategies for stress management, how to identify and target your speech to your audience, and how to maintain authenticity in all you do.
Join our FREE four-week series to learn how to get and stay in the green regardless of where you're starting from. Topics covered include building, maintaining, and repairing credit; how to build wealth through homeownership; basic investing and personal finance; and finance-related Entrepreneurship 101.
Learn how to transform an idea into a business. This comprehensive 8-week seminar is geared towards individuals who are formalizing a business idea or who are in the early stages of starting a business. Brought to you through a partnership with the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice.