Rockford University

#1059 / #319
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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American liberal arts college

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About Rockford University

According to Wikipedia, Rockford University is a private university in Rockford, Illinois. It was founded in 1847 as Rockford Female Seminary and changed its name to Rockford College in 1892, and to Rockford University in 2013.

Rockford University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
2,021 51% 46% 1050 21

How Much Does Rockford University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $21,868
30K - 48K $20,380
48K - 75K $19,975
75K - 110K $24,088
110K+ $26,843

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Rockford University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Rockford University, then you can expect to earn an average of $47,800 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Rockford University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
1,135 953 182

Where is Rockford University?

Rockford University is located at 5050 E State St, Rockford IL 61108-2311

How Safe is Rockford University?

Rockford has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Rockford University Known For?

Rockford University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Rockford University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Rockford University's Most Influential Alumni?

Rockford University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Political Science, and Philosophy. Here are some of Rockford University's most famous alumni:

Jane Addams
Jane Addams
An American activist, sociologist and writer.
Ellen Gates Starr
Ellen Gates Starr
An American social activist.
Julia Lathrop
An American social reformer .
Jeannette Howard Foster
Jeannette Howard Foster
An American writer.
Ellen Spencer Mussey
Ellen Spencer Mussey
An American lawyer and educator.
Hind Rassam Culhane
An Irawi academic.
Robin Schone
An American writer.
Belle L. Pettigrew
Belle L. Pettigrew
An American educator, missionary.
Doris Lee
An American painter, printmaker and muralist .
Barbara Santucci
An American writer.
Mary Murtfeldt
An American entomologist, botanist and botanical collector .
Mark Pedowitz
An American television executive.