Rock Valley College
Male adult education student on main campus

Adult Education

Whether you want to earn your High School Equivalency (GED), polish your basic skills to prepare for a career, or improve your English-language skills, there's something for you at Rock Valley College Adult Education. We have programs that will position you for success, regardless of your experience level.

High School Equivalency (GED) Courses Offered at RVC Downtown

High School Equivalency (GED)

Looking to complete your High School Equivalency (GED)? We can make your dream a reality! We offer basic skill instruction in the areas of Reading, Writing and Math at no cost to you! Your newer, brighter future is just a few clicks away!

English as a Second Language Female Students Sitting in Class

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Our talented instructors can help you improve your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Our classes range from providing basic language skills for beginners to helping advanced students prepare for higher education, further training, or a career.

Adults in an ICAPS Classroom


ICAPS provides interested Adult Education students an opportunity to complete their GED or continue taking ESL classes while taking college courses or occupational training in order to earn an industry recognized credential.