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Rockford University

12 months
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
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The Teaching program of Rockford University is designed to further students’ knowledge in one or more academic disciplines, increase understanding of the educational process, and enhance various skills involved in teaching.


The Teaching program of Rockford University is firmly rooted in the liberal arts to provide a broad range of knowledge and practical experiences that will help students understand themselves, society, the natural world, and the world of arts and humanities. Students learn how individuals develop within the context of their social, economic, cultural, linguistic, and academic experiences. Further, students learn to identify and adjust for diverse characteristics and abilities of each student to create a positive learning environment, while reflecting upon and evaluating their own teaching skills.

Rockford University Programs Leading to Professional Educator License (PEL)

As of July 1, 2013, a professional licensure system replaced the teacher certification system in the state of Illinois. Students completing approved teacher education programs at Rockford University will receive a Professional Educator’s License (PEL) with endorsements in their chosen area(s) of study. Rockford University offers several endorsements for those seeking an Illinois PEL.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Research
  • Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Psychological Foundations of Education

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application (clearly written or typed)
  • USD $50.00 application fee
  • Official certified copies of all secondary school transcripts evaluated by an NACES member
  • Official certified copies of academic transcripts from all college
  • Course descriptions for all college or university level classes that you have taken (no transfer credit will be awarded without them). All course descriptions must have a certified English translation
  • Official copies of any leaving certificates or diplomas from all secondary schools 
  • Written or typed Statement of Intent
  • Certification of Finances 
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS-Academic score reports for non-native speakers of English
  • Official ACT or SAT score reports
  • Copies of your passport, visa stamp, arrival/departure document (I-94 card), and current Form I-20
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Rockford

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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