Family Support Services AAS degree
Students are required to take the college placement test to determine skill level and readiness in math, reading, and writing. As part of their training program, students must begin the courses within their skill levels as determined by placement test scores. In addition, students may be required to enroll in courses that would increase their employability and success.
Will My Courses Transfer to a University?
Some courses in this program may not transfer to other institutions. Students intending to transfer should seek advisor assistance to determine transferability.
Coursework from accredited colleges and universities will be accepted in accordance with college policies and the Early Childhood and Elementary Education Department chair’s approval. In order to ensure that coursework is current, program courses over 10 years old must be reviewed and approved by the appropriate department chair before being accepted toward core requirements.
Each College Now credit student must meet with the Early Childhood and Elementary Education Department chair to determine placement.
To graduate, students must complete all courses in this program with a grade of “C” or better. Certain prerequisite courses are graded on a pass/no pass basis only. A grade of “P” for these courses indicates a student earned the equivalent of a “C” or better grade.
Cost of Attendance
Tuition at RCC is $99 per credit. To complete this two-year degree one can expect approximate annual costs to be:
Books, Fees, Supplies: $1,500
Financial Aid and scholarships may greatly reduce your expenses. Apply for Financial Aid at www.fafsa.gov.
This does not include housing expenses.