Rockford College’s hometown is Rockford, Illinois, a metro area of 375,000 people situated along the Rock River midway between Lake Michigan and the Mississippi.
Founded in 1834, today Rockford College enrolls 1,200 students from more than 20 countries around the world. Rockford College offers accredited university-level courses and more than 70 undergraduate and graduate majors in liberal arts, business, and nursing.
For more than 50 years, Rockford College has provided opportunities for graduate study. The graduate programs offer a sound academic tradition which can be tailored to suit individual needs. Small classes and professional, experienced, and dedicated faculty provide the graduate students with a quality learning experience.
Department of Economics and Busines
The Department of Economics and Business offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees with majors in Economics and Business Administration. The MBA at Rockford College has a balanced, application skill-based program, which emphasizes development of management competencies, with special emphasis on oral and written communication skills instead of being highly theoretical.