#830 Overall Influence #259 Desirability Rank

Rockford University

American liberal arts college

From 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.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,021

Acceptance

51%

Graduation Rate

46%

Median SAT Score

1050

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$32,800

Fees (in-state)

$250

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$21,868
30K - 48K$20,380
48K - 75K$19,975
75K - 110K$24,088
110K+$26,843

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$47,800

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

5050 E State St, Rockford IL 61108-2311

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

38 per 100K

Violent Crime

17 per 100K

What is Rockford University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#302 World Rank
Political Science
#428 World Rank
Philosophy
#190 World Rank
Sociology
#909 World Rank
Literature
#3363 World Rank
Education
#3137 World Rank
Biology
#2309 World Rank
History
#3573 World Rank
Medical
#3946 World Rank
Psychology
#6153 World Rank
Mathematics
#5927 World Rank
Chemistry
#6924 World Rank
Economics
#5707 World Rank
Nursing
#9626 World Rank
Computer Science
#5128 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#11 World Rank
Social Work
#816 World Rank
Communications
#1913 World Rank
Law
#2448 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3515 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3621 World Rank
Business
#8007 World Rank
Physics
#9423 World Rank
Religious Studies
#12612 World Rank
Engineering

Influential People

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, Sociology, and Political Science

Stella Mary Hague

American bryologist and botanist

Katherine Fisk

American contralto singer

Betty Ann Keegan

American politician

Jeannette Durno

Jeannette Durno

Canadian-born American pianis

Sandy Cole

American politician

James D Zieske

Researcher

Roger Cooper

American politician

Vivian Hickey

American politician

Helen Douglas Mankin

American politician

Barbara Giolitto

Politician

Joyce Holmberg

Politician

Janet L Neisewander

Researcher