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#27 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

Rockford University

Rockford, Illinois

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Overview

Student Population
1,272
Rockford University overview
Location Rockford, Illinois
Online rockford.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
Rockford University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Rockford, Illinois, Rockford University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,021 prospective students applied, and 1,027 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 212 enrolled in the school.  1,037 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 235 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $32,800 plus fees of $250. Rockford University is ranked 655 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

5/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
6/10
Resources
4/10
Outcomes
3/10
Value

Rockford University is rated within the lower 42% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Rockford University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy
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SAT 900/1100
ACT 16/23
GPA 3.25
Applications Accepted
50.8% 
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$32,800
Costs for Rockford University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$250
Room and Board $9,770
Budget for Other Expenses$3,460
Total One Year Cost$47,480

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
31% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Rockford University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 28%
Education 27%
Psychology 9%
Health Professions 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148405 IPEDS survey data for Rockford University.

Current students may use the Rockford University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.