It's your time. 

Whether you haven’t taken a course in years, are nervous about going back to school or are concerned about time and money, RCBC understands what’s important to you. 

With flexible class offerings and multiple degree options, we cater to you. We offer the education you need to advance in your career, switch careers or complete a degree. 

 

Why should I choose RCBC?
  • Small class sizes 

  • Courses offered during nights, weekends and online

  • 100% online associate degree programs

  • 60+ degree and certificate programs

  • 4 convenient locations 

  • FREE online application

  • FREE tutoring and career services

Will RCBC accept previous college or work experience?
  • RCBC accepts up to 49 previous college credits. Transfer credits must:

    • Have a grade of “C” or better 

    • Come from a regionally-accredited institution 

  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP) scores

  • AP scores

  • Evaluated transcript from a NACES member organization 

  • Police/Fire Academy training

  • Official military transcripts

Previous credits do not expire!

How do I apply?

Students interested in completing their associate degree, a certificate, or just take a few courses are able to apply online. To complete the free online application, click here.

  • 3-5 days after submission of the application, students will receive an email with their RCBC Student ID and next steps

Step 2: Submitting Documents

  • Please send your high school transcripts to our Registration Office
    Rowan College at Burlington County
    Office of Outreach and Admissions
    900 College Circle
    Mount Laurel, New Jersey 08054
  • Additional transcripts, test scores, or official documents (if applicable)
Do I need to take a placement exam?

Students whom have met the following benchmarks on the SAT, ACT, PARCC exam, or Specific Prior College Coursework are not required to take the ACCUPLACER exam:

SAT

  • Prior to March 2016 students with scores of: Math Score of 530 or higher and a Critical Reading Score of 540 or higher
  • After March 2016 students with scores of: Math Score of 500 or better and a Evidence Based Reading and Writing Score of 450 or better.

PARCC (New Jersey Student Learning Assessments — NJSLA)

  • MATH PARCC minimum score of 750 (Level 4) on Algebra II exam
  • ENGLISH PARCC minimum score of 750 (Level 4) on English Language Arts/Literacy Grade 11 exam

ACT

  • Students with ACT scores of 23 or higher in Reading and 20 or higher in Math are not required to take the ACCUPLACER exam.

ASVAB

  • Students with a score of 65 or higher are not required to take the ACCUPLACER exam.

Prior College

  • Students who have taken college-level English and Math courses with a grade of a C or higher are not required to take the ACCUPLACER exam.

(NOTE:Additional requirements may be needed in specific degree programs)

For sample questions and practice of the Placement Exam, click here.

For Test Center hours and locations, click here.

How do I choose courses?

After you have completed steps 1 - 3 you will need to meet with an academic advisor to choose your courses and create a plan of study. Our academic advisors are available on a walk-in basis and are available at our Mount Laurel Campus and Willingboro Campus.

For more information or to make an appointment, click here.

How do I register?

Students will meet with our Registration Office to enroll in their courses. The Registration Office is available in Mount Laurel and Willingboro.  

For more information about the Registration Office, contact information, and hours, click here.

Tuition and fees must be paid by the payment deadline.

For repayment plans and the Business Office, click here.

Note: If you do not plan to attend RCBC after you register for courses, you must formally withdrawal with Registration.

For more information on financing your education, click here.

Do I need immunizations?

State of New Jersey Requires Immunizations The State of New Jersey requires all full-time (12 or more credits), degree seeking students provide proof of immunizations against measles, mumps, and rubella, and hepatitis b. Proof of immunizations should be certified by your health care provider, utilizing the “Certificate of Immunization” form.

Students who are exempt from the immunization requirements on grounds of medical contraindication, religious reasons, or age (students born before 1957 are exempt from MMR requirements only), should submit the “Certificate of Immunization”, indicating the type of exemption, along with supporting documentation as required. Students may be admitted and enrolled on a provisional basis for their first term if required immunization documentation is not available at the time of registration.

For the Certificate of Immunization Form, please click here.

If you have any questions about the regulations, please contact the Office of Outreach and Admissions at (856) 222-9311, ext. 1199.