Rock Valley College News

Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in Illinois

Bradley University, University of Illinois at Chicago and Loyola University Chicago top the list of highest grossing college softball programs in Illinois in 2016

State institution: These 2-year Illinois schools attract the most in-state students

Northwestern College-Southwestern Campus, Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield and Paul Mitchell the School-Bradley enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year Illinois schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data

Analysis: UI-Urbana-Champaign athletes No. 1 in Illinois for economic impact

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign sports programs brought in $183,497 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Illinois that year, according to an Illinois Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data

State institution: These 2-year Illinois schools attract the fewest in-state students

Madison Media Institute-Rockford Career College, PCCTI IT and Healthcare and Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year Illinois schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Rock Valley College enrolls 6,378 undergrads

At Rock Valley College, 74 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 54 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Cost of college went up for resident students at Rock Valley College

In-state tuition and fees rose 3.5 percent for 2017-18 at Rock Valley College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Illinois public colleges, universities report 10.7 percent default rate on student loans

At Kennedy King College, 26.3 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis.

Graduates earn 1,749 degrees, certificates from Rock Valley College

About 35.2 percent of the 1,749 degrees and certificates handed out by the Rock Valley College in 2016-17 were to students in Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according

8,050 borrowers in default on student loans after attending public Illinois colleges

College of DuPage reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Illinois colleges, universities report 9.6 percent default rate on student loans

At Larry's Barber College in Chicago, 40.3 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

College softball earns $19.6 million for Illinois schools

DePaul University, Illinois State University and Bradley University top the list of highest grossing programs in Illinois, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

19,560 borrowers in default on student loans after attending Illinois schools

DeVry University in Chicago reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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