Taking classes online is a great way to earn a degree or professional certificate, but not everyone is suited to online learning. View the video to see if you are a good fit for online learning.
*Step 1: Apply
To take classes for college credit, you must complete the application for admissions.
Step 4: Assessment
Prior to attending online orientation, New to College Students must demonstrate readiness for collegiate level work
Step 5: Orientation
Orientation is required for all new to college students only. Please contact the online advising department (RLC-OnlineAdvising@dcccd.edu) to complete your new to college online orientation.
Step 7: Payment
Payment for your classes can be made through the Business Services office.
*Students from a state other than Texas might not be eligible to attend Richland College. Please check on the Distance Education State Authorization site to see if your state is on the State Authorized Approved list.