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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
Northern Illinois University
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
After fulfilling their core business requirements, B.S. B.A. Rockford students will complete 60 semester hours in approved upper-division business and business-related courses offered by NIU's College of Business in a two-year time frame.
Upper Iowa University-Rockford
Upper Iowa University offers several degree programs that will prepare you to meet the challenges of a rapidly evolving and increasingly computer-dependent business environment. Special emphasis is placed on the organizational, analytical and professional skills required for success in the major business areas. UIU graduates are well prepared to deal with individuals, groups, ideas and technology.
All business majors require the completion of specific general education courses, the business core, and 21 to 27 credits in a specific major.
Double majors are allowed and involve completing all the courses listed in each major and a Senior Project for each major. Please refer to the individual requirements as listed in the major area.