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Vertically split image of RTC students, All-Washington Academic Team honorees: on the left is Michael Greer; on the right is Ana Carolina de Souza Mendes
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Two students honored for their academics and service

Michael Greer and Ana Carolina de Souza Mendes were named to the All-Washington Academic Team. They'll be recognized in Olympia on March 21.

Monday, March 11, 2019
VPI Angel Reyna accepts presidency in California

Reyna was selected to lead Madera Community College as it grows from a center to a college. He'll continue his role at RTC until mid-May.

Renton School District students visiting RTC
Thursday, March 7, 2019
New dual credit math class builds bridge to college

Partnership with Renton School District's Career and Technical Education Division helps prepare students for career training at RTC.

RTC student Anna White
Monday, January 21, 2019
Resilient student wins Transforming Lives award

Anna White is breaking her family’s cycle of addiction. She says attending RTC was one of the best decisions in her life.

RTC Stories

Student endures hardships to become a nurse

Kathryn Forman’s tenacity is rooted in her upbringing in Russia and a painful transition to America.

Single mom found success in computer science

Rachel Houghton says her RTC education changed her life. "My quality of life is so different."

From Basic Studies to bachelor's degree

"RTC gave me everything. It’s life-changing, not only for the individual, but for the generations," Jose said.

Computer student thrives at RTC despite tragedy

Along with her computer training, Jasmine Holman became a great teammate and leader at RTC.


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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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