Harper College

#7257 / #2012
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Community college in Palatine, Illinois, USA

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About Harper College

According to Wikipedia, William Rainey Harper College is a public community college in Palatine, Illinois. It was established by referendum in 1965 and opened in September 1967. It is named for William Rainey Harper, a pioneer in the junior college movement in the United States and the first president of the University of Chicago.

Harper College's Online Degrees

Certificate in Web Design & Interactive Media Certificate
  • Required Credits: 27
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Accounting Bookkeeper/Clerk
  • Required Credits: 8
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Office Assistant
  • Required Credits: 8
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Entrepreneurial Maker
  • Required Credits: 16
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Administrative Assistant
  • Required Credits: 17
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Emarketing
  • Required Credits: 18
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Retail Merchandising
  • Required Credits: 18
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Tax Accounting Assistant Certificate
  • Required Credits: 18
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Advanced Accounting Bookkeeper/Clerk
  • Required Credits: 20
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Business Management
  • Required Credits: 21
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Human Resources Management
  • Required Credits: 21
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Insurance Certificate
  • Required Credits: 21
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Financial Management
  • Required Credits: 22
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Accounting Assistant
  • Required Credits: 29
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Professional Accounting-Cpa Preparation
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Emarketing
  • Required Credits: 61
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Entrepreneurship
  • Required Credits: 61
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Financial Management
  • Required Credits: 61
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Human Resources Management
  • Required Credits: 61
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Insurance
  • Required Credits: 61
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Management
  • Required Credits: 61
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Accounting
  • Required Credits: 62
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Drone Technology And Applications
  • Required Credits: 12
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Network Administration
  • Required Credits: 12
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Network Support Technician
  • Required Credits: 12
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in It Support Technician
  • Required Credits: 18
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Web Development
  • Required Credits: 27
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Infant/Toddler Teacher Assistant
  • Required Credits: 16
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Assistant Teacher
  • Required Credits: 18
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Infant/Toddler Teacher
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Teacher Certificate
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AA in Associate In Arts Online Transfer Degree
  • Required Credits: 60
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
  • Required Credits: 18
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
Certificate in Social Commerce And Sales Certificate
  • Required Credits: 18
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Social Commerce And Sales
  • Required Credits: 61
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AAS in Health Information Technology
  • Required Credits: 60
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported

Harper College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Graduation Rate
38%

How Much Does Harper College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$9,372$498

How Much Do Harper College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Harper College, then you can expect to earn an average of $42,600 per year. You also have a 85% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Harper College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-Grads
8,6588,658

Where is Harper College?

Harper College is located at 1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine IL 60067-7398

How Safe is Harper College?

Palatine has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Harper College Known For?

Harper College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Harper College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Harper College's Most Influential Alumni?

Harper College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, Social Work, and Psychology. Here are some of Harper College's most famous alumni:

Charlie Kirk
Charlie Kirk
An American political activist and radio talk show host.
Gary Gordon
Gary Gordon
A United States Army Medal of Honor recipient .
Dave Kingman
An American baseball player.
Marlee Matlin
Marlee Matlin
An American actress and writer.
Mauro Fiore
An American cinematographer.
E. E. Knight
An American novelist.
Christopher J. Schneider
An American sociologist.
Haley Reinhart
An American singer.
Al Levine
A Baseball player.
Rob Sherman
An American politician .
Dianne Chandler
An American model.
Quincy Black
An American football player.

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