“Do not go where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” Although it is unclear whether this famous quote should be attributed to Ralph Waldo Emerson, Muriel Strode, or another individual, it has nevertheless inspired many to follow their dreams.1 Athena Carson decided to pursue her dream by enrolling in our business administration program. We are so proud of Athena for studying hard, graduating, and beginning the career she truly wanted.READ MORE
“What we do for ourselves dies with us; what we do for others lives on forever.” Rockford Career College graduate Alma Bullman chose her career based on these words. Wanting to serve pets and their families, she enrolled in our Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technician degree program. Her hard work and dedication to animals helped her graduate on the Dean's List. We are extremely proud of her for earning her degree and beginning the career of her dreams.READ MORE
"While a negative habit can slow your progress and adversely influence your lifestyle, a positive habit can greatly improve it. It can bring positivity, possibilities, progress, health, wealth, abundance, happiness, love and success in your life." This Stellan Moreira quote encouraged Kerry Caldwell to develop more positive habits, such as studying to begin a new career.1 After enrolling in Rockford Career College's medical assistant program, Kerry put in a tremendous amount of effort to succeed in her classes. She graduated on our President's List with a 4.0 GPA.READ MORE
“If you don't have a shadow, then you are not standing in your light,” says Katy Lighthart, Rockford Career College graduate. Ready for a new career, Katy was not afraid to step into her light. She enrolled in our Associate of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program and studied hard, never losing sight of her goal. We are extremely proud of her for graduating on the Dean's List and beginning her dream career.READ MORE
"Keep pushing yourself to be the best you can be," says Rockford Career College graduate Rickyeshia Burnett. Even when Rickyeshia faced obstacles on the path to her ideal career, determination kept her moving forward. We are extremely proud of Rickyeshia for graduating from our welding program and starting a new career.
What You Learn in a Welding Program
For each graduate of a program, we highlight three different courses. During the program, Rickyeshia took courses such as: Thermal Cutting and Metal Preparation, GMAW Plate, and Professional Success Strategies.READ MORE
“If you only shine light on your flaws, all your perfects will dim.” This Colleen Hoover quote reminded Tiffany Anderson-Salamone to focus on her strengths rather than her weaknesses.1 One way she did this was by enrolling at Rockford Career College and pursuing a career in which she would thrive. She graduated from our medical assistant program on the Dean's List. We are so proud of her for accomplishing her goal and beginning a career she loves.READ MORE