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Fast Facts
Name: Three Rivers Community College

Established: 1966

Location: Poplar Bluff, Missouri

Colors: Black and Gold

Mascot: Rocky Raider

Mission: Three Rivers provides quality, accessible, and affordable learning opportunities and services for academic scholarship and professional success.

Vision: Three Rivers College will be the preeminent, cutting-edge community of learners with a student-first focus, and will operate as a vibrant, dynamic catalyst for the creation of opportunities that foster learning and student success.

Purpose: Established in 1966, Three Rivers is a public, two-year institution that provides open-access higher education opportunities in Southeast Missouri.

Degrees Conferred:
- Associate of Arts
- Associate of Arts in Teaching
- Associate of Science
- Associate of Applied Science
- Certificates

Faculty & Staff:
- Full-Time Faculty: 64
- Part-Time Faculty: 192
- Professional Staff: 68
- Support Staff: 45

Financial Aid:
- Scholarships: $1.4 million
- State Aid Programs: $1 million
- Loans: $8 million
- Federal Aid Programs: $13.4 million
- Total: 23.8 million

Enrollment
- Total served by Three Rivers: 10,377
- 4,400 students took 47,102 college credit hours
- 5,977 residents took non-credit/workforce training classes

Gender:
- Male: 34%
- Female: 66%

Average Age: 26

Student Status:
- Full Time Students: 58%
- Part Time Students: 42%

Enrollment by Location:
- Poplar Bluff: 44.4%
- Online: 19.8%
- Center at Sikeston: 9%
- Center at Dexter: 7.8%
- Center at Kennett: 7.6%
- Other off-campus sites: 5.7%
- Center at Malden: 2.9%
- Cape Girardeau: 2.9%

Top Ten Programs of Study by Enrollment:
1. General Education
2. Pre-Nursing
3. Business Administration
4. Elementary Education
5. Business Management
6. Criminal Justice
7. Psychology
8. Pre-Physical Therapy Assistant
9. Education
10. Early Childhood Education


*All figures represent credit students Fall 2013. For more detailed facts, figures, and statistics, view our Factbook in the PDF format:
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