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Aspen Prize - top 150
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Aspen again names RTC a Top 150 Community College

RTC was recognized for student outcomes – including equity and completion rates. 

Katherine Hedland Hansen and Evyson Beasley of RTC's Communication and Marketing department
Friday, November 1, 2019
RTC wins Gold Award for communications

The college won three awards from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations. 

Tanya Henry, who works for King County and spoke to faculty
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
RTC thanks industry partners and advisory committees

Keynote address showcases opportunities for Information Technology grads.

Photo of a mother holding her baby
Friday, October 4, 2019
Lactation Room opens for students and employees

College accommodates nursing mothers as part of its mission of inclusion.

RTC Stories

Harvard-bound graduate grateful for RTC’s support

RTC student leader, Don Hawkins will study economics at an elite university this fall.

Teachers partner to demystify math

Marty Cooksey and Elizabeth Flanagan relate to their students’ struggles and fear.

Student doesn’t let his past define him anymore

Ronnie Larry talks about his journey to RTC, finding support and a future in Ford Asset Program.

Resilient student finds her place at RTC

Anna says attending RTC was one of the best decisions of her life. “There truly is a place for everybody.”


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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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