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Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Men of Merit program supports students of color

A new program at Renton Technical College will establish a brotherhood of development for RTC students who are Men of Color.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017
Mechatronics trains students for cutting-edge careers

Registration is now open for RTC's new Mechatronics program, which will prepare you for a career in a high-demand field. 

Friday, October 13, 2017
Veterinary Assistant program earns national accreditation

The Veterinary Assistant Program at Renton Technical College is only accredited program of its kind in Washington.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
RTC named Aspen Prize Top 150 College for the third time

Renton Technical College has again been named one of top 150 community colleges in the country by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program.

RTC Stories

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Immigrant found her calling teaching at RTC

Huma Mohibullah’s immigrant experience inspires her research and teaching.

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Student finds hope and determination at RTC

Determined student leader Carl Harris says RTC transformed his life: “At RTC, you can do anything.”

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Running Start gives start on business degree

Micah Vining: Running Start offers small classes, variety -- and courses toward his degree. 

RTC Student Profile: Katie Kelly

When Katie Kelly talked about what she wanted to be when she grew up, her parents told her to act like a girl.


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RTC is one of the Top 10 Community Colleges in the country.

For the third straight year, The Aspen Institute named Renton Technical College one of the Top Community Colleges in the Country. 

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