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Reynolds Community College Overview

Reynolds Community College is a public institution situated in Richmond, Virginia. Richmond is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

What Is Reynolds Community College Known For?

1,408 Undergraduate Awards
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest award a student can attain at Reynolds Community College.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 26% of the faculty were full-time.

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Reynolds Community College Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Reynolds Community College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#321 Most Popular Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#507 Most Popular Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Reynolds Community College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#3 Best General Social Sciences Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#16 Most Popular General Engineering Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#20 Most Popular Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#24 Most Popular Engineering Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#25 Most Popular Legal Support Services Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#26 Most Popular Legal Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#73 Most Popular Allied Health Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#112 Most Popular Business Administration & Management Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#122 Most Popular Health Professions Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#225 Most Popular Business, Management & Marketing Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Reynolds Community College?

Location of Reynolds Community College

Contact details for Reynolds Community College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1651 East Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228-2327
Phone: 804-371-3000

How Do I Get Into Reynolds Community College?

You can apply to Reynolds Community College online at:

Since Reynolds Community College has an open admissions policy, you should not have any trouble getting into the school as long as you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

Can I Afford Reynolds Community College?

10% Take Out Loans
19.8% Loan Default Rate

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Reynolds Community College, approximately 10% of students took out student loans averaging $5,043 a year. That adds up to $20,172 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Reynolds Community College is 19.8%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

Reynolds Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity

2,606 Full-Time Undergraduates
56% Women
47% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 8,711 undergraduate students at Reynolds Community College, with 2,606 being full-time and 6,105 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Reynolds Community College

Gender Diversity

Of the 2,606 full-time undergraduates at Reynolds Community College, 44% are male and 56% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Reynolds Community College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Reynolds Community College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Reynolds Community College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 193
Black or African American 654
Hispanic or Latino 242
White 1,273
International Students 65
Other Races/Ethnicities 179

Over 50 countries are represented at Reynolds Community College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Vietnam, Brazil, and India.

Online Learning at Reynolds Community College

1,584 Took All Classes Online
3,753 Took At Least One Class Online
-5.6% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 3,753 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Reynolds Community College has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 20th most popular in Virginia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Reynolds Community College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Reynolds Community College was -5.6%. This is the #2,486 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Reynolds Community College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Reynolds Community College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 14%
Human Development & Family Studies 14%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Reynolds Community College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Reynolds Community College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Biological & Physical Science #13
General Social Sciences #60
Human Development & Family Studies #165
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences #197
Social Sciences #231
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #247

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Reynolds Community College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 46 176 222
Nursing 31 145 0 176
Business Administration & Management 11 135 0 146
General Social Sciences 0 143 0 143
Biological & Physical Science 0 123 0 123
Allied Health Professions 34 68 0 102
Human Development & Family Studies 53 15 15 83
Mental & Social Health Services 24 27 0 51
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 10 14 25 49
General Engineering 0 46 0 46
Computer Information Systems 13 27 0 40
Legal Support Services 0 33 0 33
Criminal Justice & Corrections 4 22 0 26
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 4 20 0 24
Dental Support Services 2 2 12 16
Horticulture 4 11 0 15
Culinary Arts 0 14 0 14
Accounting 2 6 5 13
Ophthalmic & Optometric Support Services 2 11 0 13
American Sign Language 8 4 0 12
Health & Medical Administrative Services 12 0 0 12
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 11 0 0 11
General Engineering Technology 0 11 0 11
Electronics Engineering Technology 8 0 0 8
Hospitality Management 6 1 0 7
Precision Metal Working 7 0 0 7
Fire Protection 0 4 0 4
Surveying Engineering 1 0 0 1
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 0 0 0
Teaching Assistants 0 0 0 0
Civil Engineering Technology 0 0 0 0
Industrial Production Technology 0 0 0 0
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 0 0 0 0
Electronics Maintenance & Repair 0 0 0 0
Design & Applied Arts 0 0 0 0
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 0 0 0 0
General Visual & Performing Arts 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 247 928 233 1,408


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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