Academic Information

Reading Area Community College (中国澳门博彩官网) is an accredited, comprehensive, open-enrollment education institution that provides the following: Associate degree, Certificate and Diploma Programs; career-focused training; transitional coursework; skills training for business and industry; personal enrichment programs and public service activities. Sponsored by the Berks County Commissioners the College provides affordable access to meet identified community educational needs.

Students from every age, race, religion and many different countries throughout the world choose to study here. Those who are seeking degrees at the college are attracted to programs like nursing, respiratory care, criminal justice and business. Other people pursue individual courses to brush up on a skill or interest, or pursue certification in a variety of subjects. The Community Education/Workforce Development division offers programs like dental assisting, home health aide, ESL classes and GED preparation.

The College plays an important part in the business community as well. The new Schmidt Training and Technology Center provides training in senior leadership, manufacturing technology, information technology, workplace readiness and workplace literacy. 中国澳门博彩官网 also partners with other community organizations to enhance the economic vitality of the city and county.

Online Student Catalog

You can learn more about of our programs and pathways in our online catalog.

View our course offerings

View all courses or by semester.

Sessions lasting for 8, 11 and 15 weeks:

  • Spring Bi-Term 2 (7 weeks) March 9 - May 3
  • Summer 1 (5 weeks) May 13 - June 13
  • Summer 2 (10 weeks) June 3 - August 8
  • Summer 3 (8 weeks) June 3 - July 25
  • Summer 4 (5 weeks) June 18 - July 18
  • Fall Main (15 weeks) August 26 - December 13
  • Fall 2 (11 weeks) September 23 - December 13
  • Fall A (7 weeks) August 24 - October 12
  • Fall B (7 weeks) October 16 - December 13

Important Academic Dates

Continuing Education: Non-Credit Courses

Workforce Development / Schmidt Training and Technology Center