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Rowan College at Burlington County puts students first, values diversity and encourages a cooperative culture. We work hard while having fun, serving the community and boosting the regional economy. As home to New Jersey’s original 3+1 program, we offer a solution to student debt, so you can focus on what matters. 

College Mission

Rowan College at Burlington County transforms lives by delivering innovative, high-quality and affordable educational experiences in an accessible and diverse environment.

College Goals
  1. Establish user-friendly, transparent, timely and accessible processes and pipelines to improve communication and collaboration throughout the college.
  2. Promote an inclusive and equitable campus and community climate.
  3. Foster an organizational culture that supports individual growth and learning as well as innovation within the RCBC community.
  4. Develop and support processes, procedures, and policies that provide for individual and institutional compliance and accountability.
  5. Continually evaluate business processes and procedures to improve efficiency and control costs.
  6. Explore external funding opportunities.
  7. Expand and communicate options to students regarding their investment in education.
  8. Reach out to diverse populations and continually explore opportunities to expand access to an RCBC education.
  9. Increase retention, graduation and transfer rates in accordance with identified parameters.
  10. Create, support, and encourage participation in experiential learning opportunities to prepare students for employment and academic advancement.
  11. Foster an environment supportive of students’ holistic needs.
  12. Develop the structure and support for institutional planning, data driven decision-making, and alignment of financial resources.
  13. Provide an engaging and enriching educational experience that is guided by best practices and processes for continuous improvement.
  14. Optimize program and course delivery.
  15. Develop and implement new processes to improve the quality and effectiveness of hiring, retaining, promoting and supporting employees.

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Rowan College at Burlington County is a public community college accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 1007 North Orange Street, 4th Floor, MB #166, Wilmington, DE 19801 (267-284-5000) The MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council of Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and approved by the State of New Jersey.

RCBC is authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students. The college is approved under Title 38, U.S. Code, Section 1775 for veterans' training and is a designated Servicemembers Opportunity College.

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Educational Advancement Organizations

Rowan College at Burlington County is a Member of the following educational advancement organizations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
  • African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey
  • The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC)
  • The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
  • Association of New Jersey Holocaust Organizations Association of Physical Plant Administrators (APPA)
  • Burlington County Coalition for Healthy Communities (BCCHC)
  • Burlington County Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Center for Agile Partnerships in Education (CAPE)
  • Chamber of Commerce of Southern New Jersey Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
  • Consortium for Community College Development
  • Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange
  • Council of Holocaust Educators
  • Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
  • Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
  • Instructional Technology Council (ITC)
  • Joint Review Committee of Education in Radiologic Technology
  • Mathematics Association of Two-Year Colleges of New Jersey (MATYCNJ)
  • Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Mid Atlantic Regional Commission for Higher Education (MARCHE)
  • National Association for Research and Planning National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC)
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO)
  • National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
  • National Council for Instructional Administrators (NCIA)
  • National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR)
  • National Council for Staff, Program and Organizational Development National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • New Jersey Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (NJAMTE)
  • New Jersey Association of Physical Plant Administrators (NJAPPA)
  • New Jersey Council of Associate Degree Nursing Programs (NJCADNP)
  • New Jersey Council of County Colleges (NJCCC)
  • New Jersey DEP - Bureau of X-Ray Compliance, Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners
  • New Jersey Library Association (NJLA)
  • New Jersey Marine Sciences Consortium
  • New Jersey Presidents’ Council
  • North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP)
  • Organization for Associate Degree Nursing (OADN)
  • The Quality Matters Program (QM)
  • United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA)
  • Virtual Academic Library Environment of New Jersey (VALE)