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Fast Facts

RICHLAND COLLEGE
FAST FACTS

Thunderducks are more than just percentage points or numbers, but these fast facts can help you get to know Richland College better!

Richland College Campus image
LOCATION
12800 Abrams Rd.
Dallas, Texas 75243


on 243 acres of former farmland adjacent to the cities of Richardson and Garland
Richland College Campus image from 1970s
ESTABLISHED
1972
established as one of seven campuses in the Dallas County Community College District
Financial Aid student
AWARD
Malcolm Baldrige
National Quality Award


Richland College is the first community college recipient of this award.
Two Richland College students
ENROLLMENT
79 % students
Academic Transfer Program
9 % students
Career Technical Program
Three Richland College students
CREDIT
approx.
20,000
Credit Students
Richland College Continuing Education Pottery students
CONTINUING EDUCATION
approx.
5,000
Continuing Education Students
Richland College students in a classroom
SEMESTERS
Traditional 16-week Fall & Spring Terms plus Summer Terms, a Winter Term, a May Term and 4-, 6-, & 8-week Flex Terms throughout the year
Richland College mascot, Möbius Thunderduck and Cheerleaders
MASCOT
R. Möbius
Thunderduck


all current and former students and employees of Richland College are Thunderducks.
Richland College students
STUDENT BODY
53 % Women
47% Men
Richland College students
DEMOGRAPHICS
34 % Hispanic
24 % Anglo
19 % African-Amer.
16 % Asian-Amer. /Pacific Islander
Richland College multicultural students
LANGUAGES
79
languages spoken

from 130 countries
Richland College RCHS students
RCHS
656
Richland Collegiate
High School (RCHS) students
Richland College Financial Aid
FINANCIAL AID


on-campus work-study,
scholarships
and short-term loans available