Rock Valley College

ICAPS (Integrated Career and Academic Preparation System)

 The ICAPS program is a short-term program that helps prepare students for specific, high-demand employment. Qualifying students earn a college certificate with academic support.

Program Includes:

  • Academic support in the college classrooms
  • An additional academic support class that provides assistance with college coursework, test preparation, and career & college readiness skills
  • Transition to college and help with any obstacles that arise
  • Assistance with the financial aid process
  • Books and materials that are provided at no cost
  • Employability skills and assistance with job search
  • Preparation for industry-recognized exams

Financial Assistance may be available

Target Population:

  • Former or current adult education students
  • GED graduates
  • Prospective students whose first language is not English
  • Prospective students who place into developmental reading on the ACCUPLACER placement test
  • Prospective students attempting college for the second time

The ICAPS application is open for Fall Semester 2020.

Classes begin in August, but let's get ready for college now!

For more information on each program, click on the icons below.