Rockford Career College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - Below AverageSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Rockford Career College is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 540 students enrolled. This school was established in 1862 and is one of the 8 schools located in Rockford, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
20
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, and associate's degree are available at Rockford Career College.

Rockford Career College deploys a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers 20 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Nursing, Business, Management, and Veterinary. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
71%
Rockford Career College student retention rate is fair at 71% (close to Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Rockford Career College is average: 64%.

Student to faculty ratio at Rockford Career College is good - 10:1. Learn more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,100
Average tuition price is slightly high, $13,900 a year. The additional fees at Rockford Career College not covered by tuition are approximately $200; this makes it a total of $14,100 per year.

Read the details about Rockford Career College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Rockford Career College is $150.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Rockford Career College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (815) 965-8616 or check Rockford Career College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B
Rockford Career College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Rockford Career College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Rockford Career College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Rockford Career College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Rockford Career College Location and Maps



Post Address: Rockford Career College, 1130 South Alpine Road, Rockford, Illinois 61108, USA
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