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Reading Area Community College

Reading Area Community College is a Public, 2 Years+ school located in Reading, PA. The 2019 average net price at Reading Area Community College is $9,260. Acceptance rate is 100.00%. The school has a total enrollment of 4,199.

Mission Statement



Logo of Reading Area Community College
Major Airport
Location: Reading, PA
Student Body: 4,199
Education Type: 2 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.racc.edu
Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: Unreported
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In District Tuition: $3,960
In State Tuition: $7,920
Out of State/International Tuition: $8,910
Room and Board: n/a
Books and Supplies: $1,800
Other Fees: $1,680
Net Price In-District/State: $9,260
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 750
  • Men / Women Ratio: 316 / 434
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 45
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: Unreported
  • International Testing: n/a
  • Total International Students: n/a
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: n/a
  • Recommendations: n/a
  • Admissions Tests Scores: n/a
  • Portfolio: n/a

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 23%
  • Health Professions: 22%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: 13%
  • Public Admin, Social Services: 6%
  • Protective Services: 5%

Academic Programs

Reading Area Community College offers 63 Total Programs in Associate's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
Explore All Programs
Associate's Degree ProgramsReading Area Community College offers 37 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Web Page, Digital, Multimedia and Information Resources Design Degree
Construction
  • Electrical and Power Transmission Installation, Installer, General Degree
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
  • Computer Technology, Computer Systems Technology Degree
English Literature
Health Professions
  • Clinical, Medical Laboratory Technician Degree
  • Health Information, Medical Records Technology, Technician Degree
  • Health Services, Allied Health, Health Sciences, General Degree
  • Medical Administrative, Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary Degree
  • Medical Insurance Coding Specialist, Coder Degree
  • Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other Degree
  • Registered Nursing, Registered Nurse Degree
  • Respiratory Care Therapy, Therapist Degree
  • Substance Abuse, Addiction Counseling Degree
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology Degree
Personal/Culinary Services
  • Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management, Manager Degree
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Science Technician
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Vocational Trade Programs
Certificate ProgramsReading Area Community College offers 18 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Accounting Technology, Technician and Bookkeeping Degree
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General Degree
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Degree
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Web Page, Digital, Multimedia and Information Resources Design Degree
Engineering Technology
  • Computer Technology, Computer Systems Technology Degree
Health Professions
  • Health Information, Medical Records Technology, Technician Degree
  • Health Services, Allied Health, Health Sciences, General Degree
  • Licensed Practical, Vocational Nurse Training Degree
  • Medical Administrative, Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary Degree
  • Medical Transcription, Transcriptionist Degree
Human Sciences
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology Degree
Personal/Culinary Services
  • Food Preparation, Professional Cooking, Kitchen Assistant Degree
Physical Sciences
Science Technician

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 15%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 20%
  • 1st Year Retention: 60%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $32,000
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 4,199
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 49%
  • Hispanic Students: 34%
  • Black Students: 10%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Non-resident, alien: <1%

Transfer Agreements

From Program10 Agreements with 20 Colleges
Business/Management/Marketing
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Communication
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Education
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
California University of Pennsylvania
Carlow University
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Lincoln University
Lock Haven University
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
General Agreement
Albright College
DeSales University
Physical Sciences
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Protective Services
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Psychology
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
California University of Pennsylvania
Carlow University
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Geneva College
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Lincoln University
Lock Haven University
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Public Admin/Social Services
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
California University of Pennsylvania
Carlow University
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Geneva College
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Lincoln University
Lock Haven University
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Social Sciences
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Visual and Performing Arts
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
California University of Pennsylvania
Carlow University
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Lincoln University
Lock Haven University
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
From College11 Programs
Albright College
General Agreement
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
California University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Carlow University
Education
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Visual and Performing Arts
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Visual and Performing Arts
DeSales University
General Agreement
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Geneva College
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Education
Psychology
Visual and Performing Arts
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Lincoln University
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Lock Haven University
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Business/Management/Marketing
Communication
Education
General Agreement
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Social Sciences
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Education
Psychology
Public Admin/Social Services
Visual and Performing Arts