President's Message

Community colleges nationally provide a gateway for millions of Americans to earn a degree, get a job, receive workforce training and improve their lives. For thousands of students, Rio Salado College is their gateway to a brighter future.

As a recognized national leader in online learning, Rio Salado College is up to the challenge of preparing today's students for the jobs of tomorrow. We tailor education to meet the needs of all our students. We offer hundreds of online classes, and some hybrid classes, allowing students to take classes at their convenience. We offer affordable tuition so our students can realize their educational goals.

All the while, Rio Salado maintains our commitment to academic excellence and student success. Our top-notch faculty are experts in their fields. Our vast array of student services, many of which are available online and accessible 24/7, ensure that students have the tools they need to succeed.

And our commitment to relentless improvement is never ending. Currently, we are working to identify new student populations, create new programs that reach beyond our current customers, partner with higher education institutions, and design strategies and initiatives that increase student success.

Rio Salado wants to serve as the gateway to your college education, because we know that it is the key to a brighter tomorrow.

We encourage you to make the most of the talents you've been given, find your passion and move forward with confidence, spirit and determination. We will help you to achieve your dreams. Start your journey with us today!

Sincerely,
Dr. Chris Bustamante
President
Rio Salado College

President's Message