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Rock Valley College

Rock Valley College is a Public, 2 Years+ school located in Rockford, IL. The 2019 average net price at Rock Valley College is $8,419. Acceptance rate is 100.00%. The school has a total enrollment of 6,244.

Mission Statement

Rock Valley College is an educational leader in providing quality, accessible, lifelong learning opportunities, cultural enrichment, and support for economic and technological development.


Logo of Rock Valley College
Major Airport
Major City
Location: Rockford, IL
Student Body: 6,244
Education Type: 2 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.rockvalleycollege.edu
Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Enrollment
  • Application Deadline: n/a
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $0
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In District Tuition: $3,450
In State Tuition: $8,610
Out of State/International Tuition: $15,000
Room and Board: n/a
Books and Supplies: $1,201
Other Fees: $314
Net Price In-District/State: $8,419
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 920
  • Men / Women Ratio: 451 / 469
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: Unreported
  • Median SAT Math Range: Unreported
  • Median ACT Range: Unreported
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: n/a
  • Total International Students: 2
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: n/a
  • Recommendations: n/a
  • Admissions Tests Scores: n/a
  • Portfolio: n/a

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences: 35%
  • Health Professions: 19%
  • Mechanic, Repair Technician: 19%
  • Interdisciplinary Studies: 11%
  • Computer Science: 3%

Academic Programs

Rock Valley College offers 74 Total Programs in Associate's, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Liberal Arts and Sciences. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Associate's Degree ProgramsRock Valley College offers 32 Associate's Degree Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication Technology
  • Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production Degree
Computer Science
Construction
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
  • Construction Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Energy Management and Systems Technology, Technician Degree
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
Health Professions
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology, Technician Degree
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
Parks, Leisure Studues
Protective Services
Public Admin, Social Services
Certificate ProgramsRock Valley College offers 42 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Communication Technology
  • Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production Degree
Computer Science
  • Computer Programming, Programmer, General Degree
  • Computer Programming, Specific Applications Degree
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications Degree
  • Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance Degree
Construction
Education
Engineering Technology
  • Cad, Cadd Drafting And, Or Design Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Energy Management and Systems Technology, Technician Degree
  • Hydraulics and Fluid Power Technology, Technician Degree
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
Health Professions
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mechanic, Repair Technician
  • Aircraft Powerplant Technology, Technician Degree
  • Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology, Technician Degree
  • Automobile, Automotive Mechanics Technology, Technician Degree
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Health and Physical Education, Fitness, General Degree
Protective Services
Vocational Trade Programs

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 31%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 34%
  • 1st Year Retention: 65%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $30,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 6,244
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 65%
  • Hispanic Students: 19%
  • Black Students: 8%
  • Asian Students: 3%
  • Unknown: 3%
  • Two or more races: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

From Program6 Agreements with 2 Colleges
Business/Management/Marketing
Loyola University Chicago
Communication
Columbia College Chicago
Loyola University Chicago
Education
Loyola University Chicago
General Agreement
Loyola University Chicago
Health Professions
Loyola University Chicago
Social Sciences
Loyola University Chicago
From College6 Programs
Columbia College Chicago
Communication
Loyola University Chicago
Business/Management/Marketing
Communication
Education
General Agreement
Health Professions
Social Sciences