Rock Valley College

On-Line Education

Learning that fits your life! Prepare for the hottest careers from the comfort of your home. Affordable, self-paced, on-line certificate programs that train you for the latest, in-demand job skill. On-line training is flexible anytime, anywhere learning. Look at what we have to offer and start training today.

For detailed course offerings and descriptions, click on specific providers link. 
Registration Procedures: (only for on-line courses) 
  1. Fill out our registration form (include email and specify which partner and course) and return to us.
  2. Register and pay online at partner site. Follow all the partner site's instructions. 
Call our office if you need help (815) 921-3900.
Introducing Our Online Partners


Instructor led 6 week courses or career training at own pace, over 200 courses available. (check monthly start dates)
  • Accounting/Finance
  • Business
  • Computer Applications
  • Design & Composition
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Language & Art
  • Law & Legal
  • Personal Development
  • Teaching & Education Graduate Credit
  • Technology
  • Writing & Publishing
Online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions.
  • Healthcare and Fitness
  • Hospitality and Service Industry
  • Business and Professional
  • Skilled Trade and Industrial
  • IT and Software Development
  • Sustainable Energy/Going Green
  • Media and Design
Courses developed through a partnership with leading education organizations including: Pearson Education,  E-College and Condensed Curriculum International.
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • EKG Technician
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Medical Coding ICD-10 Update
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dental Assisting
  • Medical Terminology
  • ECG / EKG Course for Nurses


Workforce Education
  • Business & Management
  • Project Management & Quality
  • Healthcare
  • Green Technology
  • Criminal Technology & Law
  • IT, Software & Web Development

Online ACT/GRE/GMAT/LSAT Test Prep

Rock Valley Continuing Education has partnered with Cambridge Educational Services, the largest provider of test prep curriculum to colleges, universities, and high schools in the US, to provide online test preparation courses. The courses cover all areas of the exam and include diagnostic tests, practice workshops, and information about problem-solving concepts and strategies to build confidence. Each of the course’s 30 units takes approximately one hour to complete and students have 5 months of unlimited access to the course. Students will receive a password to access the course.

SAT StarCast

This comprehensive video course brings some of the world’s best teachers directly to your students. SAT StarCast is a blended model that features 18 hours of video as well as the Cambridge Victory textbooks. Students can watch videos online using any device and let our experts teach about the essential skills and strategies needed to excel on the SAT!

SAT Studio

The SAT Studio platform is supported by all devices, including computers, tablets, and smartphones. Students will have materials with them wherever internet access is available!

5-Month Access : $225

SPECIFIC REGISTRATION PROCEDURE: Fill out our registration form (include email and specify which partner and course) and return to us with payment to RVC, refer to Course #COL-019. Please specify SAT or ACT. Students will receive a password within 24 hours after registering and can complete the web course program at any time–day or night. All materials included.

Introduction to Voiceovers: One-on-One

Explore the voiceover industry! Discover current trends, opportunities, and tools you need to find success. Read a real script and receive coaching from your instructor, a professional voice actor, to improve your delivery. Onetime, 90 minute, one-on-one, video chat class! Learn more:

Requirements : Students must have internet access and video chatting capabilities using a method such as: Skype (for PC/Mac users) or iChat/FaceTime (for Mac Users) or we can offer this class via telephone if webcam is not available.

Course Code: BCO-004-INT Voices For All
Cost: $56

SPECIFIC REGISTRATION PROCEDURE: Fill out our registration form and include e-mail and mail in with payment, refer to course BCO-004-INT.