4,090
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
100
100%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Reading Area Community College is a 2-year institution located in Reading, PA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 1706
Reading, PA  19603-1706
United States
Contact Ms. Debbie Hettinger
Enrollment Services Coordinator/Communications Specialist
Email: dhettinger@racc.edu
Phone: 610-372-4721

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Child-care And Support Services Management Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Precision Production Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Science Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,577
Applied
1,577
Accepted
4,090
Enrolled
100%
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Female Admissions

927
Females Applied
927
Females Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

650
Males Applied
650
Males Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,500
In-state
11,250
Out-of-state
3,750
In-district
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Fees

1,560
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Student Body

4,090
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
0%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 31.61%
Black or African American 11.49%
White or Caucasian 50.95%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.39%
Asian 1.91%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.2%
Two or more races 2.84%
Other 0.61%

Gender

Male (38.07%)
Female (61.93%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Spring Fling, International Festival and Welcome Week Picnics

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Environment Club, Legacy Organization, Multicultural/International Club and RACC Olympics

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Faculty

212
Total Faculty
18:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 58
Part-time - 154