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The literacy programs at Harper College prepare students for their future careers by supplying them with the knowledge and hands-on training that is necessary to gain employment in a specific industry. But does Harper College have the literacy program you are looking for? Is it the best option in your state or local area?

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Harper College
1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, Illinois 60067-7398
Phone Number: (847) 925-6000
URL: www.harpercollege.edu

Tuition and Fees

Semester Undergraduate
(In State)
Undergraduate
(Out of State)
Graduate
(In State)
Graduate
(Out of State)
Books & Supplies Room & Board
(On Campus)
Room & Board
(Off Campus)
Room & Board
(With Family)
Fall 2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2012-2013 $9,186 $10,986 $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $16,227 $3,965
2011-2012 $9,078 $10,890 $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $13,417 $3,917
2010-2011 $8,982 $10,794 $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $13,417 $3,917
2009-2010 $8,226 $10,218 $0 $0 $1,000 $0 $13,259 $3,917

Degrees Offered

  • Associate's degree
  • Less than one year certificate
  • One but less than two years certificate

Sports Programs

  • Baseball – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 23, Women 0
  • Basketball – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 14, Women 7
  • Football – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 96, Women 0
  • Soccer – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 19, Women 13
  • Track and Field, Outdoor – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 31, Women 7
  • Track and Field, X-Country – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 8, Women 1
  • Volleyball – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 0, Women 17
  • Wrestling – NJCAA Division III
    Participants during 2011-2012: Men 28, Women 0

Semesters Open

  • 2011-2012
  • 2009-2010
  • 2010-2011
  • 2012-2013
  • Fall 2011

Accreditations

  • Dental Hygiene (DH)
    Accredited By: American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 12/7/1967 -  
  • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
    Accredited By: American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 7/1/1972 -  
  • English Language
    Accredited By: Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 4/1/2001 -  
  • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
    Accredited By: National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Community/Junior College Accreditation
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 9/1/1975 -  
  • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    Accredited By: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 1/1/1981 -  
  • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
    Accredited By: Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    Accreditation Type: Specialized Accreditation
    Accreditedtation Period: 10/17/2008 -  

Majors Offered

  • Accounting – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Banking and Financial Support Services – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Biological and Physical Sciences – Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Building/Property Maintenance – Construction Trades
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Business Administration and Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Commercial Photography – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Culinary Arts/Chef Training – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Dietetic Technician – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Emergency Care Attendant (EMT Ambulance) – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Engineering, General – Engineering
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fashion and Fabric Consultant – Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fashion Merchandising – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Fire Science/Fire-fighting – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Food Service, Waiter/Waitress, and Dining Room Management/Manager – Personal and Culinary Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Forensic Science and Technology – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • General Studies – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Graphic Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Homeland Security – Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Hotel/Motel Administration/Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Human Services, General – Public Administration and Social Service Professions
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician – Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Information Science/Studies – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Interior Design – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal – Legal Professions and Studies
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies – Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Marketing Research – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Music, General – Visual and Performing Arts
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Nanotechnology – Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Parts, Warehousing, and Inventory Management Operations – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design – Communication Technologies/Technicians and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Public Relations/Image Management – Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse – Health Professions and Related Programs
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Retailing and Retail Operations – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Selling Skills and Sales Operations – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Sign Language Interpretation and Translation – Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Small Business Administration/Management – Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Teacher Assistant/Aide – Education
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design – Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
    Offered during: 2011-2012
  • Welding Technology/Welder – Precision Production
    Offered during: 2011-2012