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 13 national championships and we have had more than 140 All-Americans.
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.
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!
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?
The following is a comprehensive list of courses offered in this subject or discipline. This is meant to give you an idea of the types of courses offered in each area. Click on any course to learn more about it.
It is always recommended that you talk to an academic advisor about your educational goals and to learn more about specific programs.
|HST-140||History of Western Civilization I||(3)|
|HST-141||History of Western Civilization II||(3)|
|HST-142||History of the U.S. to 1865||(3)|
|HST-143||History of the United States Since 1865||(3)|
|HST-144||Current History 1945 to the Present||(3)|
|HST-151||African History Survey to 1600||(3)|
|HST-152||African History Survey Since 1600||(3)|
|HST-162||History of Latin America I||(3)|
|HST-163||History of Latin America II||(3)|
|HST-172||History of the Middle East to 1453||(3)|
|HST-173||History of the Middle East Since 1453||(3)|
|HST-182||History of Eastern Civilization to 1500||(3)|
|HST-183||History of Eastern Civ Since 1500||(3)|
|HST-192||History of the World Until 1750||(3)|
|HST-193||History of the World Since 1750||(3)|
|HST-210||History of Women of the United States||(3)|
|HST-244||English History I||(3)|
|HST-245||English History II||(3)|