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RCBC Recognitions

We don’t mean to brag, but we’re kind of a big deal. 

It’s not easy. In fact, it takes an unusual combination of passion, hard work and dedication to earn consistent recognition. 

We do it for the same reason we do everything else: our students. 

The collective efforts of our faculty, staff and students have afforded us several honors over the years. Take a look below to find out why we’re creating such a buzz!

Top 25 Community College in the Nation

According to an independent analysis of federal data conducted by WalletHub, RCBC ranked 15th in career outcomes and 24th overall out of 710 colleges. 

Top Tuition Program in the Nation

RCBC is the first community college in the region authorized to offer junior-year courses as part of the “3+1” option to Rowan University that allows students save around $75,000 while earning a Rowan University degree. Money Magazine featured 3+1 in its list of top tuition programs in the nation.

Top 6% for Increasing Graduate Income

RCBC ranked among the nation’s top 6 percent of community colleges for increasing graduates’ income according to the Brookings Institution’s “Value Added,” which measures several important factors such as salary and graduation rates.

Best Community College in New Jersey

RCBC ranked top in the state for quality, student services and students' income after graduation, according to objective criteria from LearnHowToBecome.org and Schools.com.

Best Online College in New Jersey & Top 20 in the Nation

RCBC has been recognized as number 1 in New Jersey and top 20 in the nation for online studies by AffordableCollegesOnline.org, OnlineColleges.com and OnlineCollegePlan.com

The college has also won Best of Biz from South Jersey Biz for education two years in a row.

Top 10 Best Culinary School in New Jersey 

The Culinary Arts Center at Rowan College offers several different programs and was ranked top 10 in the state for teaching students cutting edge culinary skills and techniques that make graduates extremely marketable in the field according to Best Choice Schools. RCBC ranked third overall in New Jersey. 

Most Affordable Community College in the Nation 

RCBC was ranked among the top 30 for the most affordable online community colleges in the nation by thebestschools.org

Best Online Health Information Technology Program 

RCBC is ranked in the top 25 for one of the Best Online Associate in Health Information Technology Degree programs according to thebestschools.org.