Workforce Development


The mission of the Center for Workforce Development is to provide quality professional educational opportunities for the residents of the Greater Roxbury and surrounding Boston metropolitan communities, skills upgrades for new and incumbent workers, and customized training for Businesses to help them reach their workforce goals.


Our Goals
Our ultimate goal is to assist you with your work search activities by providing training models that integrate skills to help you gain and retain employment and connecting you to local career centers to provide you with resume assistance and interviewing skills by:
MBTA training
Providing the highest quality professional education and corporate training programs to our students and business partners
Providing customer service that exceeds your expectations
Providing adult learning experiences that blend classroom training with business led internships to provide you with real-life work experience
Providing customized training for businesses and technical support to underwrite your training costs

For You

Our primary goal is to help you gain the academic, professional, and productivity skills you need to increase your access to employment and career pathways that will lead to economic self-sufficiency. Our training programs help you get a job and advance your career. We schedule short-term training courses (see "Available Training" below) during the day and evening hours, and on weekends so you can attend training on a schedule that is convenient for you.

So if you are looking to upgrade your skills, improve your marketability or increase your income potential, Roxbury Community College provides the training and education you need!


Yadixa Lara-Mendez
“Researching different schools for a quick job change, RCC was the only place that was affordable, convenient and within proximity. My instructors were amazing teachers who not only taught me what I needed to know, but also helped me get a job on the last day of my internship.”
Yadixa Lara-Mendez
Yadixa Lara-Mendez
Phlebotomy Technician Program Graduate, '15. AS in Radiologic Technology, 2017. Current Occupation: Full-Time Radiographer

Important Student Information:

Below is a link to important information we want you to know. Please understand that it is your responsibility to familiarize yourself with the policies and services in the linked documents. Please pay special attention to the spring withdrawal schedule and the attendance policy as the dates for when you may withdraw or drop a course and receive a refund are outlined in those documents. We hope you enjoy your studies at RCC and please reach out to us at if you have any questions. Thank you for choosing RCC!

Contact information:

Visit us in Building #4 (building closest to the parking lot), Room 102.

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