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Top Reasons to Choose Rockford Career College for Online Learning

  1. For over 10 years, we have been delivering online classes. We've had plenty of time to learn what works and update our online offerings.
  2. You can complete some or all of your online classes at the school.  You'll have access to our computer labs. Study with other students, print out assignments, or ask the staff member on duty for assistance.
  3. Our Learning Resource System (LRS) supports learning in and out of the classroom.  The LRS consists of the physical library, resource center, online research database (ProQuest), and eLibrary.

Electrical Technician Graduate Highlight: Juanita Tatum

Meet an Electrical Technician Graduate

Meet Juanita Tatum, a graduate of Rockford Career College’s electrical technician diploma program. She has never been afraid to take on a challenge. Although her dream career field has been traditionally male-oriented, she knew she could achieve her professional goals. After enrolling in Rockford Career College's electrical technician diploma program, she persevered to make her dream a reality.

Mayor Tom McNamara proclaims March 2021 Rockford Career College month

Mayor Tom McNamara proclaims March 2021 Rockford Career College month.


WHEREAS, Rockford Career College is the oldest career training college in Illinois, the 7th oldest in the nation, and the 5th oldest business listing in the city of Rockford; and

WHEREAS, the mission of Rockford Career College is to provide a relevant, well-rounded occupational education, to provide local employers with well-prepared graduate, and to server our community partners; and