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RCC enrollment down for summer, up for Fall

MEDFORD, Ore. — Not as many students are registering for Rogue Community College this summer. But that’s not the case for the Fall. RCC says enrollment is down 8 percent compared to this time last summer. But Fall term enrollment is actually …

RCC set to hold commencement online this year

MEDFORD, Ore.– Rogue Community College will be streaming this year’s commencement online. The event is scheduled for this Saturday at 1 p.m. The school made the decision to protect students and their families. A pre-recorded ceremony followed by student speakers will be …

RCC working to adapt to ‘new normal’

MEDFORD, Ore. — Local colleges and universities are continuing to adapt to this ’new normal.’ Rogue Community College says there have been some struggles financially. It says enrollment was down about 14 percent for spring term, the majority of that decline was …

Nursing students itching to get in the field

MEDFORD, Ore. – While many college seniors head toward an uncertain job market, students going into health care are finding opportunity. Hospitals around the nation and even here in the Rogue Valley are hiring nurses to help deal with an influx of …

RCC going online-only for spring term

MEDFORD, Ore. – Students attending Rogue Community College will be returning from the extended spring break to virtual classrooms. On March 18, Oregon Governor Kate Brown limited on-campus operations to critical functions and prohibited in-person classroom interactions through April 28 to prevent …

RCC responds to coronavirus

MEDFORD, Ore. — Rogue Community College is finishing up the term as scheduled, but faculty are encouraged to hold remote tests. When in-person finals are necessary, classes are practicing social distancing. After a two-week spring break, at this time, classes are expected …