“The secret of change is to focus all your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” This quote from Dan Millman's book Way of the Peaceful Warrior inspired Summer Richard to concentrate her efforts on building a new career.1 She then enrolled in Rockford Career College's Associate of Applied Science in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program. We are so proud of Summer for applying herself, graduating with her associate degree, and beginning the career she had always wanted.READ MORE
“Just because you took longer doesn't mean you failed.” This quote reminded Kameron Foster that it was not too late to achieve his professional goals. After enrolling in Rockford Career College's welding program, Kameron studied diligently and honed his welding skills in the on-campus lab. We are extremely proud of Kameron for accomplishing his dreams of graduating and beginning a new career!
What You Learn in a Welding Program
For each graduate of a program, we highlight three different courses. During the program, Kameron took courses such as: GMAW 2-G, 5-G Pipe Welds; SMAW Plate Certification; and Core Curriculum: Trade Skills.READ MORE
Ready for a new career, Felicia Redd decided not to let any obstacles stand in her way. She enrolled in Rockford Career College's diagnostic medical sonography program, studied hard, and developed her skills through hands-on training in the lab. Completing externships at a local healthcare clinic allowed Felicia to gain real-world experience before graduation. Finally, Felicia graduated from the program with her associate degree. We are extremely proud of her for pursuing her passion and starting a new life as a sonographer.READ MORE
“Be the kind of person that makes other people want to up their game.” This quote from an unknown author inspired Katelyn Lameyer to achieve her full potential. By enrolling in Rockford Career College's medical assistant program, Katelyn began the path to a brighter future. Her diligent study habits and determination helped her graduate on our Dean's List. We are so proud of Katelyn for stepping up to the challenge and starting her new life as a medical assistant.READ MORE
Business administration professionals have a wide range of responsibilities, such as: meeting project deadlines, managing conflict and change, understanding the business' financial principles and practices, and staying current with technology. However, business administration skills are transferable across a large number of industries. That's why Derick Kemp chose to enroll in our business administration program.READ MORE
“I wanted to give up, but then I remembered who was watching,” says Rockford Career College graduate Amy Brewer. “To my Father in heaven—this one is for you!” Even when her coursework seemed challenging, Amy never lost sight of her goal. All of us at Rockford Career College are so proud of her for graduating from the program on the Dean's List and becoming a paralegal.
What You Learn in a Paralegal Program
For each graduate of a program, we highlight three different courses. During the program, Amy took courses such as: Ethics and Technology in the Law Office, Legal Research and Writing, and Civil Litigation.READ MORE