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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Take Home Two First Place Awards in National Business Competition

Competing against four-year colleges and universities, Rowan-Cabarrus stacks up well   SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College business-minded students returned from a national conference in Chicago, Il. with numerous awards, including two first place prizes, continuing the tradition of making the community and the College proud. These students from the College’s Phi Beta Lambda organization [...]

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In Face of Tuition Increase, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Promises Scholarship to Every Student

North Carolina General Assembly may pass a tuition increase that would occur during the fall semester; The College will fund the $4 per hour tuition increase to support students   SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has made a commitment to help all students by funding a potential $4 per credit hour tuition increase that [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Shine at Skills Competitions

Students take home numerous prizes at SkillsUSA, many to compete at national level   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College SkillsUSA students recently won numerous awards in state level competitions. During the competition, students worked against the clock and each other to prove their expertise in occupations like electronics and precision machining. SkillsUSA is a [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Hosts First Community Tour of New Cosmetology Facility

As one of the largest and most successful programs in the state, the College’s Cosmetology center is open for business in downtown Kannapolis   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees, staff, faculty, and community members were treated to a tour of the new Cosmetology facility in downtown Kannapolis. The new West Avenue [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Offers Wide Range of Short-Term Unique Courses

The College’s Personal Enrichment program offers short-term courses for self-improvement, cultural enrichment and academic achievement   SALISBURY, N.C. — From sign language to yoga, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is offering a wide range of short-term courses this summer and fall. Through the Personal Enrichment program, the College offers courses for self-improvement, cultural enrichment and academic achievement. [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Announces Spring 2015 Honor Rolls

Hard working students achieve President’s and Dean’s List recognition     SALISBURY, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College announces those students who earned President’s and Dean’s List recognition during the spring 2015 semester. To qualify for the President’s List, a student must attend full-time, carry a minimum of 12 credit hours, and achieve a grade-point-average of [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s Successful Cosmetology Program Now Open in Downtown Kannapolis

Salon and spa services performed by students now available; part of the revitalization of downtown   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College cosmetology, manicuring and esthetic services are now available at a newly renovated center in downtown Kannapolis located at 120 West Avenue. “We are so thrilled to open the new West Avenue Center! The [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Students Receive Numerous Awards and Recognition

Students show dedication to community, College, and fellow students recognized at the May board meeting   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — At the College’s annual Student Leadership Awards banquet, several Rowan-Cabarrus Community College students were recognized for their outstanding achievements and later introduced to the College’s Board of Trustees at their monthly board meeting. “I am quite [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board Opts Out of Federal Loan Program to Preserve Millions in Free Financial Aid to Local Students

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Board of Trustees approved the College opting out of the federal student loan program in an attempt to preserve access to Pell Grants, federally subsidized campus jobs and other forms of financial aid. The decision came following a recent report from the U.S. Department of Education revealing an [...]

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Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Holds Successful Stem Open House for 750+

College welcomed the community for an interactive event showcasing the College’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs   KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Rowan-Cabarrus Community College was proud to host its fourth annual STEM Open House at the North Carolina Research Campus (NCRC) earlier this spring. “The STEM Open House was a true celebration of science, [...]

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