skip

University

Robeson Community College

This is your time to expand your mind and your horizons, to achieve what you've always envisioned and even that which you never imagined.

At RCC, you experience the exceptional faculty support made possible by a commitment to small class sizes and to recruiting professors with outstanding credentials. Expect challenging courses, lasting friendships, and the exhilaration of knowing your life is headed in any direction you want.

RCC has a number of clubs and organizations that may be of interest to you as a student. Joining a club or organization will enhance your academic as well as your personal life. A growing list of current club and organization websites along with advisor names and contact numbers can be found below.

Student Government Association (SGA)
The purpose of the Student Government Association (SGA) is to enhance the quality of student life at Robeson Community College. As the voice of the student body it is our duty to collaborate to make our campus conducive to learning. SGA officers are committed as liaisons between faculty, staff, students and the community. Student Government serves to encourage collective engagement in affairs and events to promote student success. Officers are elected each year as such: President (Spring) and other officers (Fall). For suggestions, ideas, or comments please stop by the SGA President's Office (directly across from admissions office) today!

Business Administration is among the top 10 college degrees in demand. Business degrees are the most widely recognized in the industry and enable graduates to earn jobs in finance, retail, manufacturing, construction, and service sectors. Jobs are not likely to decrease in demand. Salaries of recent graduates range from $25,000 to $45,000.

The Associate Degree Nursing curriculum provides knowledge, skills, and strategies to integrate safety and quality into nursing care, to practice in a dynamic environment, and to meet individual needs which impact health, quality of life, and achievement of potential. Course work includes and builds upon the domains of healthcare, nursing practice, and the holistic individual. Content emphasizes the nurse as a member of the interdisciplinary team providing safe, individualized care while employing evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and informatics.

Robeson Community College provides an array of classes to meet the market demand for Emergency Medical Services (EMS). In this exciting field of study, you will learn how to properly assess a patient, provide acute care in the emergency setting, identify and modify illness and injury risks, provide acute illness and injury care. EMS is a critical component of the nation's healthcare system. The job market awaits each of our graduates with open arms. Robeson Community College is excited to have you join one of our progressive classes in EMS.

Costs
All registration fees must be paid before a student is considered registered for a course. In addition, students are required to purchase textbooks and educational materials. Paramedic courses have additional expenses and fees for uniforms, criminal background checks, drug testing, immunizations, fit testing, tuberculosis screening, clinical site transportation, and liability and health insurance. All fees must be paid prior to announced deadlines.

FINANACIAL AID, FEE WAIVERS, AND EMPLOYER REIMBURSEMENT
Non-degree continuing education classes are not covered by financial aid. If you are an active volunteer or work with an EMS provider, fire department, or law enforcement agency, you may qualify for a registration fee waiver. Please call 910-272-3407 for additional information concerning such waivers. Also, consult with your department representative, company officer, or supervisor to learn if other agency-provided financial aid is available. Some companies purchase students' textbooks or reimburse certain expenses upon completion of an educational program.

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about Emergency Medical Services Continuing Education, contact Kenny Locklear, EMS Coordinator, at 910-272-3404 or kelocklear@robeson.edu

University North Carolina Pembroke

Located in the inland region of southeastern North Carolina, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke offers both high quality education and personalized attention to its more than 8,260 students.

As a constituent institution of the 17-member University of North Carolina—one of the nation's finest public university systems—UNC Pembroke offers 41 undergraduate programs and 18 graduate programs in the liberal arts, education, business, public administration and nursing.

Here you will find an intimate teaching and learning environment with small classes, award-winning faculty, and extensive outreach to support student success. Students enrolled at UNC Pembroke have abundant opportunity to conduct research, exercise leadership, volunteer for community service, participate in the arts, join organizations, enjoy athletics, and much more.

U.S. News & World Report, the Princeton Review, the nations' Community Service Honor Roll, and the Carnegie Foundation have recognized UNC Pembroke for our diversity, our small class sizes, and our commitment to community service. In addition, programs in our School of Education have earned accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP), and UNCP's School of Business was awarded accreditation by the Association for the Advancement of Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), a status achieved by only five percent of business schools world-wide. These achievements recognize our commitment to challenging students to grow socially and academically and to be engaged, responsible members of community.

Now, there's another reason to choose UNCP — an incredible value thanks to a new program called NC Promise , which lowers the price of tuition to $500 for in-state students and $2,500 per semester for out-of-state students. Over four years with our present tuition rate, this is a savings of more than $10,000 for in-state students a for $40,000 for out-of-state students! As a result, students will be required to borrow less and face less debt after graduation – allowing them to focus on achieving their personal and career goals whether in work or graduate school.

We have an extraordinary history. Founded in 1887 by American Indians, this school was the first state-supported college for American Indians in the nation. It is a remarkable story of a people's passion for learning and their belief that education is the foundation for a better life. From the beginning, the university's purpose was to transform lives through education. We continue pursuing that mission every day.

I invite you to view our website to get to know us better. However, the best way to appreciate our beautiful campus is to see it for yourself and meet some of the great people here. I encourage you to take the time to visit us.

UNC Pembroke students embody the spirit of success and we want the same for you. Take a look at some of the many ways in which UNC Pembroke can help empower you to live a truly vibrant and rewarding life, both in the classroom and beyond.

Become an Expert Learner at UNC Pembroke

Our strong emphasis on the liberal arts – the arts, humanities, natural, and social sciences – will help you become an expert at learning. When life throws a problem at you with no clear-cut solution, you'll have the edge you need to be successful.

Shine at UNC Pembroke

With countless opportunities to learn, explore and strengthen the skills you care about most, as well as the benefits that come from small class sizes, excellent faculty and a tightly-knit community that cares, UNC Pembroke students get a unique opportunity to make a name for themselves here.

An All-Access Pass to Amazing Faculty

Our faculty and staff are some of the best you'll find anywhere. With nearly 60 percent of our instructors holding at least a Ph.D., they're an incredibly knowledgeable group of teaching professionals and are truly willing go the extra mile to make sure their students are successful. Nearly half of our classes have fewer than 20 students. Classes aren't held in massive auditoriums, allowing students to find the personal attention they need to truly build on and master the concepts key to their success.

A Community That Cares

UNC Pembroke calls the small town of Pembroke, N.C., home. It's a welcoming community that cares about you and ultimately wants to help you meet your goals in life. That sentiment is echoed by our own students, faculty and an administration that wakes up every morning striving to achieve success. You'll have all the support you need to thrive at UNC Pembroke.

A Robust Campus Experience

UNC Pembroke has a vibrant and diverse campus, and it truly shows in the opportunities available to our students. We have more than 80 student organizations and a student body made up of a wide range of cultures and ethnicities. Add those traits to our strong performing arts community and competitive NCAA Division II Athletics programs, and UNC Pembroke students end up with robust campus experience that is unique to Pembroke. Where else can you play kickball with faculty and staff or cheer on the basketball team while sitting next to the chancellor?

Apply Now

You can experience life at UNC Pembroke for yourself. Schedule a campus visit , or start your journey toward becoming a Brave by applying today .

 

 

Translation of Website

BOOK NOW

Book Direct and Save
Book Direct and Save




Copyright © 2018· All Rights Reserved · Atkinson Inn & Suites