Whether your plan is to take classes and transfer to a four-year university or enter one of our career programs designed to get you into the workforce right away, Rock Valley College has what you are looking for. Select from one of our more than 60 transfer areas or more than 30 career programs.
At Rock Valley College, you're not just a number. Our highly respected faculty have master's degrees, doctorates and real-world experience. You won't be competing for attention in a huge lecture hall. Our average class size is 21, so you'll get a chance to interact, challenge and be challenged by your instructors.
Have fun. Try stuff. RVC gives you opportunities to get involved. There are lots of student activities to choose from. We offer more than 20 clubs and organizations. Try your hands at student government. Join the staff of our campus newspaper. What's it going to be?
Whether you are new to the college or know your way around, we have a variety of services designed to help you succeed. We're here for you every step of the way.
RVC competes in NJCAA Division III in men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, golf, baseball, softball, and men's and women's tennis. Not to brag, but we're pretty good at it. Our teams have won seven national championships and we have had more than 100 All-Americans.
The Estelle M. Black Library at Rock Valley College features nearly 75,000 volumes and more than 650 periodicals, and access to the interlibrary loan system. It also features spaces for individual and group study, and if you get thirsty, there's a coffee shop in the lobby!
Instructor led 6 week courses or career training at own pace, over 200 courses available. (check monthly start dates) www.ed2go.com/rvc
Online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions. www.gatlineducation.com/rvc
Language survival for the workplace, business or travel. www.languageauthority.com/rockvalleycollege/catalog
“Skills for the 21st Century” Certificate & Courses (check monthly start dates) www.yougotclass.org/catalog.cfm/rockvalley
Courses developed through a partnership with leading education organizations including Pearson Education, E-College and Condensed Curriculum International. www.healthedtoday.com/rockvalleycollege
Continuing education courses for K-12 educators online or via CD-Rom. Information. Intervention, Identification, Preventions & More. With CPDU’s. www.virtualeduc.com/rvc
Enjoy On-line Training with Classroom Style Resources. www.careerstep.com/ap/rvc
ToolingU.com – Manufacturing Training for Everyone
Manufacturing is a broad industry-and ToolingU has an extensive training catalog to match it. With more than 400 unique titles, they provide training for practically every role.
Contact Continuing Education to register – 815-921-3900.
"Unique co-operative year long entry-level certificate program created by a paralegal for paralegals" (check starting dates)
MindEdge Online provides an online forum for business and test prep courses across several subject areas and disciplines. MindEdge Online is certified to award the following credits for courses where indicated:
On-Line test prep courses. The latest advancement in test preparation- ACT, GRE®, GMAT®, and LSAT®. Includes all areas of the exam, CD-Rom & Official retired tests.
Contact Community & Continuing Education to register- (815) 921-3900.
Offering on-line training for manufacturing environments. www.mastertask.com