Rockford University

Rockford, IL
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Rockford University Review

Rockford, IL, 5050 E State St
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Career Preparation A
Students and Culture A
Facilities B
Activities and Groups A
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Rockford University is a small, private, four-year university enrolling 1,274 students and offering 46 degrees in Rockford, IL.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Rockford University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
138 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
6
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
2
Curriculum and Instruction
20
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
3
0
Education
2
19
Education/teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
0
Elementary Education and Teaching
15
16
English Language and Literature
4
French Language and Literature
0
Latin Language and Literature
0
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
21
Reading Teacher Education
7
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
Secondary Education and Teaching
14
Spanish Language and Literature
3
Special Education and Teaching
3
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
95 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
7
Business Administration and Management
50
38
Economics
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Healthcare
64 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Registered Nurse
64
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Human and Social Sciences
63 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
1
History
8
Human Development and Family Studies
16
Humanities/humanistic Studies
0
International Relations and Affairs
0
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
0
Philosophy
0
Political Science
2
Psychology
15
Social Sciences
2
Sociology and Anthropology
19
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
26 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biochemistry
9
Biology
7
Chemistry
1
Mathematics
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Art and Design
7 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
1
Music
1
Music History, Literature, and Theory
0
Musical Theatre
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Computer Technology
4 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
0
Management Information Systems
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2010

Internships, clinical studies and they have a career services office.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Theatre Arts, Class of 1985

Fully rounded liberal arts education. Preparation for any career no matter your major.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2010

Very mixed. It is a liberal arts school so we have all kinds of students working alongside one another.

Rated January 2016
B Great
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2010

Everything is old, the campus itself is aged. However, they are currently in the process of upgrading nearly everything.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Theatre Arts, Class of 1985

Small school charm, decent technology, combination of old school Midwest features and some modernity.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Political Science, Class of 2010

We have an on campus Frisbee Golf course. And we also have a Paranormal Group club.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Theatre Arts, Class of 1985

Study abroad at our school in England.

Rated January 2016
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