River Parishes Community College

River Parishes Community College
 Develop in-demand skills for opportunities in Louisiana’s growing industries!

This is where your journey begins.

​​​​​​​The college offers a variety of courses at each of the four college campuses and in partnership with community partners across the service area such as the East Iberville Industry Neighbor Companies (East Iberville INC) sponsored PTEC course at the St. Gabriel Community Center, WorkReady U offered in St. Rose, and technical training offered at St. James Parish Schools Career and Technical Center.  Dual Enrollment opportunities in nearly all our communities allowing high school students to earn college credits.  Workforce Training is offered on-site across the region for companies like Noranda, Entergy, and many others.  Whether looking to complete high school, improve your career skills, earn an Associates or complete coursework that transfers to a degree at a four-year university, RPCC has the course and the campus that is convenient for you.


Find out more about programs offered at RPCC and discover your future potential with companies in high growth industries. 

Process Technology (PTEC)

The Process Technology (PTEC) program prepares individuals to become refinery, chemical, and other industry related operators. Find opportunties to learn about Drafting & Design, Instrumentation Technology, Pipefitting and so much more!

5-Axis CNC

Find out more about how Louisiana's partnership with Haas Automation Inc. has allowed for every community and technical college to have their own Haas 5-axis machine. 

For more information on programs offered at RPCC call (225) 743-8500 or email admissions@rpcc.edu
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More About RPCC

The typical RPCC student is … well, not typical.  We are one of the most diverse groups you are likely to join with students of all ages and backgrounds.  Recent high school graduates getting a jump on a four-year degree.  Seasoned, mature members of the community looking for some extra knowledge and skill to step up their career.  Eager learners with a vision of success in the nearby industrial corridor.

Whether you are starting a degree that will end down the road with a Ph.D., entering the workforce with industry-recognized credentials, or wanting to complete an associate’s degree and land a great job, River Parishes Community College is the “Community” you’re looking for.

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