Rogue Community College

Grants Pass, OR 97527

Rogue Community College is located in Grants Pass, Oregon. RCC was established back in 1970 and many students take advantage of the educational opportunities presented at the college's 80-acre campus. RCC is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and offers students the chance to earn several associate’s degrees in various fields of study. There are also 75 career and technical training programs. RCC is well known for providing the community with workforce development and short-term training options. This is a school where students can learn new skills in order to pursue a new career path.

The RCC nursing program is no exception and it offers both a two-year associate’s degree program and a one-year practical nursing program. Nursing students will be able to learn everything that is necessary to become skilled registered nurses or licensed practical nurses while at RCC. There are also advanced placement options in place for current LPNs who wish to become RNs. Both the associate’s degree in nursing program and the practical nursing program are accredited. This school has produced many successful nurses over the years and offers all students in the area a great opportunity to develop top-tier nursing skills.


Campus LocaleFringe Rural
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate53%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 8 24
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 2 14
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 94.8%

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60.64 miles away
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80.59 miles away
College of the Siskiyous
86.09 miles away
Klamath Community College
87.8 miles away
Lane Community College
111.76 miles away
College of the Redwoods
125.37 miles away
Linn-Benton Community College
150.86 miles away
Central Oregon Community College
153.91 miles away
Oregon Coast Community College
154.77 miles away
Chemeketa Community College
178.41 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
12/01/1976 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
01/01/1994 - 12/31/2006



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$104/credit
In State Students$104/credit
Out of State Students$127/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,680 $4,680 $5,715
ADN 70 $7,280 $7,280 $8,890
BSN 125 $13,000 $13,000 $15,875
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 85% of Rogue Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 64% $4,007
Other Federal Grant 4% $294
State Grant & Scholarships 65% $2,113
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 9% $1,434
Federal Student Loans 15% $5,479
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$6,632
$30,001 to $48,000$7,541
$48,001 to $75,000$9,171
$75,001 to $110,000$11,837
Over $110,000$12,906

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Non-resident alien
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Relevant scholarships

FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships

These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code.  Applicants for ...

Franks Foundation Scholarship

Applicant must be a resident of Deschutes, Crook, Jefferson, Harney, Lake, Grant, or Klamath County, Oregon, be enrolled or planning to enroll full time in an undergraduate or graduate course of ...

Helen Hall and John Seely Memorial Scholarship

Applicant must be Oregon residents who are graduated from a Douglas County high school with a minimum of GPA 3.0 and majoring in medicine, nursing or another health-related field.

Mildred I. Martignone Nurse Scholarship

Applicant must be a resident of  District 7, Oregon Nurses Association, Umatilla County (cities of Adams, Athena, Cayuse, Dale, Gibbon, Helix, Meacham, Milton-Freewater, Pendleton, Pilot ...

Associates in Behavioral Health Scholarship

Applicants must be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington. Students must be members of the LGBTQ and allied community and display leadership either within the LGBTQ community ...

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Oregon state board of nursing.

Rogue Community College
3345 Redwood Hwy
Grants Pass, OR 97527

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