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Quick Facts
  • Norco College is one of three colleges in the Riverside Community College District.
  • Norco College serves approximately 13,000 students annually providing daytime, evening, weekend and online courses.
  • More than 80 percent of Norco College students are from Riverside County. The majority of the remaining students came from Orange and San Bernardino counties.
  • Norco College won the 2015 Bellwether Award in Teaching and Learning for the Summer Advantage Program
  • Norco College is home to John F. Kennedy Middle College High School where students can earn a high school diploma while taking college classes toward a degree.
  • Norco College is dedicated to increasing student success and retention rates. During 2014-15, the average success rate (students achieving a passing grade) was 70 percent and the retention rate (students who completed a class) averaged 86 percent.
  • Norco College program offerings are comprised of 45 locally- or state-approved certificates, 7 Area of Emphasis Associate‚Äôs Degrees, and 13 Associate Degree for Transfer options.
  • In 2014-15, student ethnicity was 56 percent Hispanic; 24 percent white; 9 percent Asian; and 6 percent African American
  • Qualifies as a Hispanic-Serving Institution
  • Norco College hosts the National Center for Supply Chain Technology Education for the federal government
  • Norco College is the only community college in California with a complete suite of Game Development and Commercial Music programs
  • Norco College regularly produces music albums that have been written, performed, recorded and produced by students.

Norco College Fact Book

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