• Rockford Business College is dedicated to promoting individual growth through personalized career education. We believe that this begins with young people in high school. Whenever possible Rockford Business College will develop a personalized link with each area high school, providing benefits to students choosing to continue their education at Rockford Business College.

School Highlights

Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College serves 578 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the state community college average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 47%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 578 students
  • Private-state tuition: $10,964
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Minority enrollment: 48%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College
(IL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
29 staff
239 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College diversity score of 0.64 is equal to the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
578 students
2,413 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
12:1
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# Full-Time Students
578 students
898 students
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# Part-Time Students
294 students
1,683 students
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This chart display the Full-time students and Part-time students enrollment breakdown of Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College.
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
716 students
40 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
578 students
944 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
22 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
294 students
1,844 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
19 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
132 students
% Asian
n/a
5%
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% Hispanic
22%
24%
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% Black
21%
12%
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% White
52%
53%
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% Two or more races
4%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
n/a
2%
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.64
0.64
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
67%
33%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
1.54%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$24,500
$32,200
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of IL by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $10,964 is less than the state average of $13,695. The private state tuition has declined by 17% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$10,964
$13,695
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
95%
81%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates
$11,971
$7,963
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$4,549
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Acceptance Rate
100%
77%
SAT Reading
n/a
390
SAT Math
n/a
360
SAT Writing
n/a
355
ACT Composite
n/a
17
ACT English
n/a
17
ACT Math
n/a
17
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • For more than 140 years, RBC has provided relevant, quality programs geared to get people into the workforce quickly. At RBC, students receive the kind of personalized attention they need to help them succeed. Our small classes, combined with a caring and knowledgeable staff, will help make your experience here enjoyable and rewarding. The ultimate aim of our college is to prepare you for the world of work. And based on our placement rates, we're succeeding. Our graduate placement rate typically exceeds 90%, and the vast majority of companies who hire our grads keep coming back for more. Take a look at our program offerings, and I think you'll find there's a program that's just right for you, whether it's a two-year associate degree program, diploma, or certificate. And our program advisory committees, made up of our graduates and employers who hire them, help ensure that the skills they need are the skills we teach. Through the year 2000 and beyond, Rockford Business College has provided opportunities for students to grow and incorporate their skills into their current positions or to further their education with more advanced degrees. All of these opportunities have been made possible by the constant growth, understanding, and courage of one college so as to keep forever changing and fulfilling the needs of Northern Illinois and Rockford area residents.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College cost?

Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College's private state tuition is approximately $10,964.

What is the acceptance rate of Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College?

The acceptance rate of Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College is 100%, which is higher than the state average of 77%.

What is Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College's ranking?

Stautzenberger College-Rockford Career College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Illinois for: Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 578 students
  • Private-state tuition: $10,964
  • Acceptance Rate: 100%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Minority enrollment: 48%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,972 per year for in-state students and $10,688 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,695 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 84%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois community colleges have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in Illinois is Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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