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.
Kaplan University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
-10% Tuition Reduction to your alumni, faculty, and staff
-Transfer of credits into our Advanced Start Bachelor program (for Associate Degree bearers)
-Scholarships for your campus graduates - Criminal Justice, Phi Theta Kappa, Success Scholarship
-Flexible, convenient class schedules – all ONLINE
-Individualized Admissions and Academic Advisors for each student enrolled
-Over 100 degree programs, including Bachelors & Masters programs
Areas of study include:
-Student Assessments: Students take tests upfront to evaluate their learning style
-Textbooks included in the cost of undergraduate tuition
550 W. Van Buren
Chicago, IL 60607