Headlines

RCC renames Welcome Center after longtime supporter Ann Hoover

ann and bill hoover welcome center

ASHEBORO (Nov. 16, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Welcome Center was renamed the Ann Hoover Welcome Center in honor of RCC Foundation board member and longtime College supporter Ann Hoover in a ceremony Friday afternoon on the Asheboro Campus.

Read more ...

RCC, UNCG agreement eases transition for Interior Design students

ASHEBORO (Nov. 13, 2018)


Randolph Community College has signed a 2+2 articulation agreement with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro to provide an easier transition for Interior Design students who wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree.

Read more ...

RCC sets Real Estate Continuing Education classes for Nov. 28

ASHEBORO (Nov. 8, 2018)


Randolph Community College will be offering several real estate courses Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Asheboro Campus.

Read more ...

RCC hosting Business After Hours to help spread the word about Apprenticeship Randolph

Kid with thing

ASHEBORO (Nov. 7, 2018)

Attendees at this month’s Business After Hours will have a chance to not only meet new people and make more connections, but also learn about a budding program in Randolph County.


Apprenticeship Randolph is hosting the event Thursday, Nov. 15, in celebration of National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) from 5:30-7 p.m. at the JB and Claire Davis Corporate Training Center in the Continuing Education and Industrial Center (CEIC) on Randolph Community College’s Asheboro Campus.

Read more ...

Learn to paint a landscape with historian Henry Bowers

ASHEBORO (Oct. 25, 2018) – Randolph Community College is offering a “Painting the Landscape” course with professional artist and local historian Henry Bowers as the instructor beginning Nov. 6.

Read more ...

Vietnam veteran Barton speak at RCC Veterans Day celebration

ASHEBORO (Nov. 1, 2018)

Graham Friends Church Senior Pastor Rev. Thomas Barton will be the guest speaker at Randolph Community College’s Veterans Day Ceremony, which is Thursday, Nov. 8, from 11 a.m.-noon in the JB and Claire Davis Corporate Training Center of the Continuing Education and Industrial Center (CEIC) on the Asheboro Campus. The public is invited to attend.

Read more ...

RCC hosts 225 local middle schoolers for Manufacturing Day

Local middle school students show off their finished products made at the Gene Haas Computer-Integrated Machining Institute Randolph Community College as a part of Manufacturing Day on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.

ASHEBORO (Oct. 9, 2018) – Randolph Community College hosted 225 eighth grade students from nine Randolph County middle schools as part of the Manufacturing Day celebration on Fri., Oct. 5. 

Read more ...

RCC participating in FAFSA Day

ASHEBORO (Oct. 10, 2018)

Randolph Community College is participating in FAFSA Day for the 2019-20 academic year on Saturday, Oct. 27. On FAFSA Day, college financial aid officers and other volunteers will help students complete their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) over the internet.

Read more ...

RCC's Radiography department offering info sessions online!

ASHEBORO (Oct. 16, 2018) – Randolph Community College’s Radiography department is now offering RAD information sessions online to make it easier to work into students’ schedules.

Read more ...

RCC offering two ServSafe classes for restaurant workers

ASHEBORO (Oct. 24, 2018) – Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is offering restaurant workers a chance to earn their ServSafe certificate with two classes — the new “ServSafe, Spanish” at the Asheboro Campus and “ServSafe” at the Randleman Center.

Read more ...

Step up your costume game with theatrical makeup effects class

ASHEBORO (October 8, 2018)

Just in time for Halloween, Randolph Community College is offering a "Theatrical Makeup Special Effects" class, allowing students to create visually stunning works of art using makeup skills and other tools.

Read more ...

RCC Earns AWS Test Facility Certification for Welding Technology

RCC's newest welding class at the AWS Accredited Testing Facility in Archdale

ASHEBORO (September 27, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Archdale Welding Center has been named an Accredited Testing Facility (ATF) by the American Welding Society. The AWS Accredited Test Facility program establishes minimum requirements for test facilities, their personnel and equipment to qualify for accreditation to test and qualify welders. RCC’s testing program can test welders from anyone of eight different codes and standards.

Read more ...

Brooke Schmidly Appointed to RCC Board of Trustees

Brooke Schmidly taking her oath office for the RCC Board of Trustees

ASHEBORO (September 24, 2018)

Brooke Schmidly of Asheboro was appointed as a new member of the Randolph Community College Board of Trustees by the North Carolina Governor’s Office. Schmidly signed her oath of office at the Sept. 20 meeting of the Board held in the Foundation Conference Center on the Asheboro Campus. She was appointed to a four-year term ending June 30, 2022.

Read more ...

RCC to Offer Forklift Operator Training October 20

ASHEBORO (September 24, 2018)

Randolph Community College will offer a Saturday course on forklift operation in October. “Forklift Operator Training” will be held from 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, in Room 223 at the Continuing Education and Industrial Center on RCC’s Asheboro Campus.

Read more ...

Human Resources Certification Exam Prep Class Begins Oct. 2 at RCC

ASHEBORO (September 18, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division has scheduled another “PHR/SPHR Certification Exam Prep” course to help human resources professionals advance their careers.

Read more ...

“Acrylic Pour Painting” Class to Begin at RCC Oct. 1

ASHEBORO (September 18, 2018)

Randolph Community College will offer a class in “Acrylic Pour Painting” beginning Oct. 1 taught by instructor Victoria Pierce. Acrylic pour painting is the art of mixing two or more paint colors in the same container, pouring them onto a canvas or other medium in a desired pattern, then using gravity to move the paint around creating interesting and sometimes surprising colors and results.

Read more ...

New Hybrid Vet Assistant I Course Begins Sept. 25

ASHEBORO (September 12, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education Division is introducing a new “Vet Assistant I” course this month designed for those interested in careers in the veterinary or applied science fields.

Read more ...

RCC Marks 50th Anniversary with first Photographic Technology Homecoming

Photography program alumni gathered outside the entrance of the new facility during the Homecoming Celebration

ASHEBORO (September 11, 2018)

Randolph Community College’s Photographic Technology program marked its 50th anniversary on Sept. 7-8 with its first Homecoming Celebration. About 170 alumni attended the event that included tours of the newly renovated photo facility on the Asheboro Campus, photography seminars, and a lecture by Nikon Ambassador Tamara Lackey.

Read more ...

Learn to Save Money with Couponing at RCC Randleman

RANDLEMAN (October 5, 2018) *More classes added in November!**

Randolph Community College is offering both of its popular couponing workshops at the Randleman Center this fall. Most participants easily save the cost of the workshop and more during their first grocery shopping trip using these techniques.

Read more ...

Tobacco Trust Fund Commission Grant to Fund Occupational Training at RCC

ASHEBORO (September 10, 2018)

Randolph Community College has received a $15,000 grant from the Tobacco Trust Fund Commission, according to Wanda Beck, director of workforce development. The grant will fund Project Skill-Up scholarships for a workforce development initiative with two core components: 1) providing access to short-term training programs aligned with in-demand credentials supporting local workforce need; 2) developing educational opportunities for individuals interested in diversifying utilization of agriculture resources and enterprises.

Read more ...