Rock Valley College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3301 North Mulford Road

Rockford, IL 61114-5699

(815) 921-4250

Fax: (815) 921-4269

Contact: Lynn Perkins

Admissions Director
Main Address

3301 North Mulford Road

Rockford, IL 61114-5699

(815) 921-7821

www.rockvalleycollege.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,871

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing and respiratory therapy programs.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Logistics/Materials Management A,C
Marketing Management A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Manufacturing Technologies A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Dental Assistance C
Medical Records Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing Assistance C
Pharmacy Assistance C
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics A
Automotive Technology A,C

Precision Production Trades

Welding Technology C

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A,C

Security & Protective Services

Fire Science/Firefighting A
Law Enforcement Administration A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Rock Valley College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(815) 921-7821
Website:www.rockvalleycollege.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address:3301 N Mulford Rd, Rockford, IL 61114-5699
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:7,699
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:6,294 (82% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$8,624
Out-of-state Tuition:$15,584
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:49%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,509

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Rock Valley College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Rock Valley College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services94
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services43
Construction Trades32
Education12
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields74
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs83
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service32
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians42
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Precision Production3
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total4930

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Rock Valley College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Rock Valley College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,624
Out-of-state$15,584
Books and supplies$1,260

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid36349%
Grant or scholarship aid31843%$4,509
Student loan aid487%$3,867

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,81137%$4,382
Federal student loans4726%$3,719

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Rock Valley College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Rock Valley College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Rock Valley College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment7,699
Undergraduate enrollment7,699
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Rock Valley College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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