RVC competes in NJCAA Division III in men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, golf, baseball, softball, men's and women's tennis, and men's and women's soccer. Not to brag, but we're pretty good at it. Our teams have won 11 national championships and we have had more than 130 All-Americans.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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!
Posted: Thursday, October 10, 2013
Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516
Event Date: Thursday, October 24, 2013
Event Contact: Jim Conley, 815-921-3157
Rock Valley College will be hosting a High-tech Career Expo on Thursday, October 24, 2013, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), room 141/142 on RVC's main campus (3301 North Mulford Road).
Join us to hear Tim Ancona from Ticomix, Kelly Cooper from Rock Valley College, Jeff Jinkins from Rockford Park District, and Cathy Niliaram from Entre Computer Solutions as they talk about: Careers in Information Technology, Successful Interviewing and Resume Writing, Women in IT, as well as other relevant topics.
This event is free and open to anyone who is interested in learning more about careers in computers and information technology.
For more information on the event, please contact Jim Conley at (815) 921-3157.