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Colleges / Rochester Community and Technical College

RCTC Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to RCTC, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 9 and the application fee costs $20.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.

RCTC Admissions Stats at a Glance

RCTC 2021 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered
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Considering Applying Early to RCTC?

Rochester Community and Technical College does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

Is RCTC Hard To Get Into?

Getting into RCTC is not competitive. RCTC has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, RCTC **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like RCTC, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to allied health programs is program moderately difficult.

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

What Does RCTC Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.

RCTC Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to RCTC must submit the following items. Double check with RCTC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into RCTC?

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

RCTC doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

RCTC is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to Rochester Community and Technical College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to RCTC.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 24.

RCTC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to RCTC?

Students who are admitted to RCTC must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Do I have to submit test scores to RCTC?

RCTC is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

Want To Learn More About RCTC?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

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RCTC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission

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RCTC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 9

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 24

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to RCTC is Aug 9.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to RCTC is Aug 24.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

RCTC ACT Scores

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RCTC GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,898

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,160

Out-of-State

$7,160

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 9
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