Rio Salado College

General Information

Institution Type

2-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(480) 517-8000 

Admissions Office Address

2323 W 14th St, Tempe, Arizona 85281 

Admissions Website

http://www.rio.maricopa.edu 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

Yes

Secondary school GPA required

Not applicable

Secondary school rank required

Not applicable

Secondary school record required

Not applicable

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Not applicable

Recommendation required

Not applicable

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Not applicable

Admission test score required

Not applicable

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Not applicable

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Not applicable

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Associates
Certificate

Number of Programs Offered

56

Programs Offered (By Subject)

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Accounting

Accounting
Accounting and Computer Science

Acting

Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General

Administrative Assistant

Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation

Allied Health

Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist

Art

Art/Art Studies, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General

Automotive

Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Accounting
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Business/Commerce, General
Customer Service Management
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Accounting and Computer Science

Business Administration

Business Administration and Management, General
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Customer Service Management
Organizational Leadership

Business Management

Customer Service Management

Carpentry

Carpentry/Carpenter
Furniture Design and Manufacturing

Communications

Graphic Communications, General

Computer Networking

Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician

Computer Programming

Computer Programming/Programmer, General

Computer Science

Accounting and Computer Science

Counseling

Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Criminal Justice

Corrections
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Culinary

Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General

Dental Assistant

Dental Assisting/Assistant

Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygiene/Hygienist

Design

Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Child Development

Education

Education, Other
Elementary Education and Teaching

Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Technology

Electrician

Electrician

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

English

Creative Writing

Finance

Banking and Financial Support Services

Fire Science

Fire Science/Fire-fighting

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Gerontology

Adult Development and Aging

Healthcare

Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Dental Public Health and Education
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

Human Resources

Organizational Behavior Studies

Law

Corrections
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Law Enforcement

Corrections
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Liberal Arts

General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

LPN

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

LVN

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training

Management

Customer Service Management
Child Care and Support Services Management
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations

Marketing

Marketing/Marketing Management, General

MBA

Business Administration and Management, General

Nursing

Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Nutrition

Foodservice Systems Administration/Management

Organizational Psychology

Organizational Behavior Studies

Paralegal

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Public Administration

Public Administration

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Horticultural Science
Natural Sciences
Environmental Science
Physical Sciences

Teaching

Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Technology

Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Accounting and Computer Science

Visual Communications

Visual and Performing Arts, General

Web Design

Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Writing

Creative Writing