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HVACR and Residential, Commercial, and Industrial Applications

Studying HVACR opens students to a wide range of careers after graduation. HVACR (heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration) is a crucial element of our human comfort and every home across the country uses this technology to some degree or another. But beyond residential uses, HVACR is a critical element of society, from the way that food is safely stored before sale to the needs of a hospital or medical research lab.

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Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Higher Education

In September 1787, the United States Constitution was signed by our Founding Fathers. Every year, the National Constitution Center celebrates this day by hosting a celebration at the museum. Well, here at Rockford Career College, we also celebrated this remarkable day in history! Students and instructors alike joined in the Student Lounge for muffins and juice. They were welcomed with trivia questions in the form of a Hall Pass, which all related to the Constitution.

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Bring Your Passion to Life – Become an Allied Health Professional!

There is a quote by Jane Goodall that resonates with me, “You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” From the time I was a small child I had always known I wanted to help people. As I grew older, I realized exactly what that meant for me. I wanted to make a difference. But how? And what does that mean?

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Madison Fire Department visits the Rockford Career College Madison Campus

The medical assistant students at Rockford Career College-Madison were able to dive into the medical world this past week.

The Madison Fire Department visited the campus in order to talk to students about what they do and how their job might interact with medical assistants.

Bernadette Galvez, the Community Education Officer, explained that in the medical field, every single day is different from the last. That’s why there are so many vital roles in the healthcare field.

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Graduation Ceremony Screen Shot | Rockford Career College
Graduation Ceremony in Rockford, IL | August 20, 2016

On August 20, 2016, RCC Rockford, IL, graduated 142 students! We are so proud of our graduates who showed fierce determination and hard work to accomplish this feat. It was a truly inspiring ceremony with Tracie Buress as the commencement speaker.

 

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Director of Financial Aid | Rockford Career College
La'Zarvius Ferguson Appointed Director of Financial Aid

La'Zarvius Ferguson, MBA has been hired by Rockford Career College as Director of Financial Aid. In his role, he is responsible for managing financial aid operations for the Rockford Career College campuses in Rockford, Minneapolis and Madison, as well as the Media Institute campuses in Minneapolis and Madison.
 

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