Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Online/Distance Learning

Online learning


   Distance / On-line Education

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 Learning that fits your life! Prepare for the hottest careers from the comfort of your home. Affordable, self-paced, on-line certificate programs that train you for the latest, in-demand job skill. On-line training is flexible anytime, anywhere learning. Look at what we have to offer and start training today.

Getting Started
For detailed course offerings and descriptions, click on specific providers link. 
REGISTRATION PROCEDURES: (only for on-line courses) 
FIRST fill our a registration form (include e-mail, specify which partner & which course) then return to us. 
SECOND register and pay on-line at partner site. Follow all the partner sites instructions. 

Call our office if you need help (815) 921-3900.

Continuing Education welcomes you to our On-Line Partners

Instructor led 6 week courses or career training at own pace, over 200 courses available. (check monthly start dates)
  • Accounting/Finance
  • Business
  • Computer Applications
  • Design & Composition
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Language & Art
  • Law & Legal
  • Personal Development
  • Teaching & Education Graduate Credit
  • Technology
  • Writing & Publishing


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Online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions.
  • Healthcare and Fitness
  • Hospitality and Service Industry
  • Business and Professional
  • Skilled Trade and Industrial
  • IT and Software Development
  • Sustainable Energy/Going Green
  • Media and Design


Language survival for the workplace, business or travel.
  • Dutch
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Spanish (Latin America)

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Courses developed through a partnership with leading education organizations including: Pearson Education,  E-College and Condensed Curriculum International.

  • Pharmacy Technician
  • EKG Technician
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Medical Coding ICD-10 Update
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dental Assisting
  • Medical Terminology
  • ECG / EKG Course for Nurses

Workforce Education
  • Business & Management
  • Project Management & Quality
  • Healthcare
  • Green Technology
  • Criminal Technology & Law
  • IT, Software & Web Development

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Midwest Paralegal

"Unique co-operative year long entry-level certificate program created by a paralegal for paralegals" (check starting dates)
  • Paralegal Research
  • Paralegal Jurisprudence
  • Paralegal Litigation
  • Paralegal Management
  • Paralegal Career
  • Must contact Zoran Perovanovich for orientation before Registration.

Offering on-line training for manufacturing environments.
  • Precision Measurement for Machinists
  • Mastering CNC Machining Centers
  • Mastering CNC Lathe

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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.

Continuing Education welcomes you to our On-Line Partners