University description (as per official university website)
For more than 30 years, Richland College of the Dallas County Community College District has focused on teaching, learning and community building. In recognition of these efforts, the White House and the Dept. of Commerce named Richland a 2005 recipient of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the only community college to have received this award. Richland helps students build their future through courses that can be applied to the first two years of a baccalaureate degree, one- or two-year certificates in a number of career fields, and training in the latest technology for students who want to advance in their current careers. The student body of approximately 15,000 college credit students and about 5,000 continuing education students at Richland is internationally and ethnically diverse, speaking more than 90 first languages.
Admissions / Advising / Registration
Welcome to Richland College Office of Admissions, Student Records and Advising and Registration Services. Richland College Admissions and Student Records personnel provide the community, students, and college employees all services and functions necessary for the support of student enrollment services. We also deliver comprehensive information needed to facilitate the application, advisement, enrollment, and graduation of all students.
Programs of Study
Academic Enrichment Programs
Engineering, Business, and Technology
Ethnic Studies, Social Science & Physical Education
Human and Academic Development
Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts
Mathematics, Science, and Health Professions
World Languages, Cultures, and Communications
The student enrollment at Richland College was 15,311 in 2007 (8,004 full-time equivalent).
Undergrads are 100% of enrolled students.
Students living in the US make up 100% of incoming freshmen.