Make it happen at Rio Salado College
Your health and wellbeing, as well as that of our faculty and staff, is our top priority, so our ground facilities will remain closed for the time being. However, we're not letting that stop us — you will continue to find all the courses you need online.
Founded in 1978, Rio Salado College takes pride in its national reputation as an innovative leader in higher education. We work closely with local, national, and international institutions to create the learning experience today's students require.
We know you'll love our customized learning experiences, flexibility, and personalized commitment to every student's success.
As a recognized leader in online learning, Rio makes education accessible, affordable, and flexible. We have more than 600 online courses, and classes start almost every Monday. Online Rio students can even choose accelerated eight-week class options to help them reach their goals sooner.
Whether your goal is to complete a degree, transfer to a university, earn a certificate, enhance your career, or take classes for personal growth, we can help you get started! Prepare for your future today at Rio by completing the form on this page to learn more.
We’re here to support you.
Things are challenging at the moment, but we're here to help you succeed. Here is additional information about basic needs, including food, housing, and childcare, as well as community and student resources.
Find out how to make it happen... request more information here
Save Big on Tuition
You don’t have to pay big money for an outstanding education. At Rio Salado College, you’ll discover a college experience designed for people just like you – at $85 per credit, we offer a price that’s easy to handle.