Roxbury Community College (RCC) is a public institution of higher education offering associate degrees, certificate programs and lifelong learning opportunities to the Greater Boston community.
RCC offers 24 associate degree programs, 6 credit-based certificate programs, 13 non-credit professional certification programs, 30+ lifelong learning and fitness classes, and customized incumbent worker training programs. The College hosts hundreds of civic and community events at the Reggie Lewis Center and Media Arts Center each year. RCC is committed to providing all learners with the academic and non-academic support required for degree completion and long-term success.
Roxbury Community College (RCC) empowers the community through education that matters.
Roxbury Community College provides a nurturing environment, where all community members are welcome, regardless of past education. We transform lives through excellence and innovation, preparing our learners for active citizenry and success in a changing world.
RCC’s total economic impact is $148.9 million or 2,113 jobs supported. In return for their investment, students will receive $69.5 million in increased earnings over their working lives. This translates to a return of $8.40 in higher future earnings for every dollar students invest in their education. Students’ average annual rate of return is 31.9%. MA taxpayers gain $21.3 million in added tax revenue and public sector savings from RCC.
of RCC students would recommend the college to a friend or family member
of full-time RCC students achieve academic success within six years
of RCC students are Boston residents
of RCC Class of 2022 graduates received degrees in healthcare or STEM fields