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B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    C+
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    A
  5. Student Life
    B+
  6. Location
    B
Rochester CTC is a public college located in Rochester, Minnesota. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,321 undergraduate students. The Rochester CTC acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing, and Property Management. Graduating 31% of students, Rochester CTC alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,800.
About Rochester Community & Technical College...
Athletic Division
NJCAA Division III
Athletic Conference
Address
851 30th Ave SE
Rochester, MN 55904
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Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$13,938/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $12,773/ year
  • $30-48k
    $13,285/ year
  • $49-75k
    $14,618/ year
  • $76-110k
    $17,358/ year
  • $110k+
    $18,528/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
22:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
76%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.21 responses
59%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.22 responses
45%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.22 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,321Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,794
Undergrads Over 25
20%
Pell Grant
46%
Varsity Athletes
9%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$37,600/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
31%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%

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At RCTC there are some amazing teachers who have made my online class experience personal! This can be a hard thing to do since in an online class you can go the whole semester without actually seeing your professor but some of those teachers have got it down! At the end of each semester you are asked to fill out a servery and they seem to be acting on what they discover from student responses. The homework load for online classes tend to be a little less then on campus courses. This can be a good thing, allowing me to still take classes with my busy schedule. However, I feel it is harder to learn as much with the lowered requirements.
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I do my college courses completely online, the instructor's are super friendly, very helpful and easy to communicate with. I have been at RCTC since the summer of 2018 and I love it. I get good grades and it seems more like one on one learning. If I need any help or need extra time to do any assignments the instructor's are very workable. They are very strict on getting assignments done on time, but if you have a situation that is excusable they will work with you. Doing it online sometimes seems harder than actually going to the college, I know because I did have to attend two classes before I could start my online program and even though I can pick my own hours, my family and friends don't take it seriously or they assume I have all the free time in the world. I get interrupted very often. They do not understand that I am a full time student and I can't just hang out or do things as much because I am supposed to be doing school work at least 8 hours a day plus homework/study time.
As a post secondary student, I liked that it was a step up from high school, but not quite college leveled as you would expect at a university. The community is friendly and the teachers are willing to help you!