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About Rockford Career College

Rockford Career College is a private, nonprofit school in an urban setting in Rockford, Illinois. Rockford Career College was founded in 1862 and enrolls 428 undergrads and no graduate students.

Rockford Career College employs one full-time professor for every 15 undergrads enrolled.

2021 Rockford Career College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
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Rockford Career College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Early Admission at Rockford Career College

Rockford Career College does not offer early decision or early action.

2007 Acceptance Rate for Rockford Career College

It is slightly difficult to get into Rockford Career College. In 2007, Rockford Career College accepted 0% of applicants. ### Rockford Career College Waitlist

Rockford Career College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into Rockford Career College?

Rockford Career College is considered slightly difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Rockford Career College, applicants must submit the following items.

Rockford Career College Application Requirements

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Rockford Career College Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Rockford Career College.

Rockford Career College Waitlist 2021

Rockford Career College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Does Rockford Career College Require the ACT or SAT?

Rockford Career College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

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Dorms at Rockford Career College

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Rockford Career College.

Financial Aid at Rockford Career College

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can.. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do..

Is Rockford Career College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a university is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Rockford Career College

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Rockford Career College Grads

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 93 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Based on this information, how does Rockford Career College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is Rockford Career College a good school for you?

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Where is Rockford Career College Located?

Rockford Career College is located in the urban setting of Rockford, Illinois, less than an hour from Chicago.

If you want to see Rockford Career College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 90 to Rockford, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Chicago Rockford International.

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College Info

1130 South Alpine Road Suite 100 Rockford, IL 61108

Campus Setting: Urban

Rockford Career College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 4

Transfer Applications are Due

Sep 4

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Rockford Career College is Sep 4.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Rockford Career College is Sep 4.

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Wondering what life at Rockford Career College is like? There are approximately 428 students enrolled at Rockford Career College. 57% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from IL and 1% percent of students are from other states.


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