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!
Western Illinois University offers a caring and supportive learning environment in the heart of west central Illinois. The RVC WIU partnership offers the Board of Trustees/Bachelor of Arts Degree (BOT/BA) (Online degree program completion with no time limits)
Western Illinois University offers a unique Bachelor of Arts degree program designed to provide adult students with an opportunity to earn a regionally accredited undergraduate degree in a manner compatible with their educational needs and lifestyles. This highly individualized and flexible program recognizes that adults may have attended a variety of educational institutions and accepts transfer of passing course work taken at other regionally accredited colleges and universities.
Distance Learning at Western Illinois University offers a variety of options for students who want to continue their careers through an online learning environment. Whether you are looking at expanding your current skill set or looking to complete a degree, we are committed to helping you achieve your educational objectives.
The goal of the distance learning program is to provide students with a quality education and to help them become lifelong learners. We understand that your education does not stop when you obtain your degree and enter the workforce.
Our program offers flexibility in attending classes in the traditional classroom or through a more flexible online environment.
Distance Learning at WIU provides our student body with convenient, flexible, and personalized instruction to further their education.
For more information on the BOT please call (309) 298-1929.