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Scholarship awards
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Foundation announces 63% increase in scholarship awards

The Renton Technical College Foundation (RTCF) announced today a 63 percent increase in the number of students awarded scholarships for the 2016 fall quarter.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Join us for a State Senate candidate forum

Hear directly from the candidates who want to guide the policies that will impact our local schools, colleges, and the economy. This is your opportunity to meet with state Senate candidates from the 5th and 41st Legislative Districts. Ask the questions that matter most to you.

Renton Technical College News & Events
Friday, September 16, 2016
Student Email Temporarily Unavailable, Passwords Reset

This will occur on Friday, September 16, 2016 at approximately 10 p.m. and email will be unavailable until Sunday, September 18, 2016 at 8 a.m.

RTC offers options for former ITT students
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Opportunities for ITT students at RTC

If you have been affected by the sudden closure of ITT Technical Institute branches in Washington, you may want to consider RTC's many options.

RTC Stories

Thursday, October 20, 2016
RTC Faculty Profile: Jessica Ganska

It takes one to know one. Jessica Ganska, Renton Technical College’s new Band Instrument Repair Technician program instructor, understands her students because she is an alumnus.

Thursday, October 6, 2016
RTC Student Profile: Santhoshima Karthikeyan

Santhoshima Karthikeyan (Shima for short) is a bundle of energy and optimism. Her smile is contagious, encouraging you to pay close attention to her fast, breathless talk.

Monday, September 26, 2016
RTC Student Profile: Michael Jolley

Two years ago, Michael Jolley was staring at unemployment, trying to figure out what do after the closure of his small business.

Thursday, May 5, 2016
RTC Student Profile: Charles Lee

When Charles Lee first thought of going to college, he was 32 years old and at a dead end of a 14-year career in retail. He’d never written a line of computer code.


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