Get ahead while staying at home.


TRC Online is an affordable, flexible way to keep moving forward with your education. No matter where you live – Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, and beyond – we’ll help you get from where you are to where you want to be. We offer:

  • 13 fully-online pathways to an associate degree
  • High-quality education—online—for a great value
  • Seamless transfer
  • Personalized advising
  • Virtual registration, tutoring, and library services
  • Financial aid and scholarships
  • Affordable tuition so financial aid goes further

Pick your path.

Our advisors can help you choose the online associate degree pathway that aligns with your intended major at a four-year college.

Learn more about our pathways:

Get started today.

Our Getting Started Checklist will walk you through the steps you need to get started at Three Rivers College. Have questions? Call our Welcome Center at 1-877-TRY-TRCC (879-8722) or email You can also speak to an advisor virtually. We’re here to help you every step of the way during your online journey.

Save money on your education.

TRC Online is less than half the price of a four-year state university. In-district tuition* is $100 per credit hour. Out-of-district tuition is $141 per credit hour. It is the same for all out-of-district students, whether from Missouri or any other state. For a full listing of tuition and fees, visit our Tuition and Fees page.

*See residency requirements for in-district tuition on our Tuition and Fees page.

Learn more.

We’ll be happy to call or email you to answer your questions and give you more information about attending Three Rivers College.

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