WILLIAM RAINEY HARPER COLLEGE - Profile

1200 W ALGONQUIN RD General Info: (847) 925-6000  
PALATINE , IL Financial Aid: (847) 925-6622  
60067 - 7398 Admissions: (847) 925-6206  
For more information about this Institution, visit: www.harper.cc.il.us

Locale : Urban Fringe of Large City -- Any incorporated place, CDP, or non-place territory within a CMSA or MSA of a Large City and defined as urban by the Census Bureau.
Institution Type : Public -- At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar System : Semester -- A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.

Carnegie Classification : Associate’s Colleges -- These institutions offer associate’s degree and certificate programs but, with few exceptions, award no baccalaureate degrees.
Regional Accreditation : Yes  -- North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
State Accreditation or Approval Agency : Yes
National or Specialized Accreditation Agency : Yes

Degrees/Certificates Offered :Postsecondary Award, Certificate, or Diploma (Less Than 1 Academic Year)
Postsecondary award, certificate or diploma of at least one but less than two (at least 900 but less than 1800 contact or clock hours)
Associate's Degree
Programs Offered :Accounting Technology/ Technician and Bookkeeping
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Applied Horticulture/ Horticultural Business Services, Other
Applied Horticulture/ Horticulture Operations, General
Baking and Pastry Arts/ Baker/ Pastry Chef
Banking and Financial Support Services
Biological and Physical Sciences
Building/ Home/ Construction Inspection/ Inspector
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Cardiovascular Technology/ Technologist
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/ Technician
Criminal Justice/ Police Science
Culinary Arts/ Chef Training
Dental Hygiene/ Hygienist
Education, General
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/ Technician
Electrical/ Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/ Technicians, Other
Entrepreneurship/ Entrepreneurial Studies
Executive Assistant/ Executive Secretary
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/ Technician
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/ Technician
Human Resources Management/ Personnel Administration, General
Industrial Electronics Technology/ Technician
Journalism
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Liberal Arts and Sciences/ Liberal Studies
Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurse Training
Machine Shop Technology/ Assistant
Mechanical Engineering/ Mechanical Technology/ Technician
Medical Transcription/ Transcriptionist
Medical/ Clinical Assistant
Nurse/ Nursing Assistant/ Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/ Registered Nurse
Ornamental Horticulture
Pharmacy Technician/ Assistant
Quality Control Technology/ Technician
Real Estate
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/ Manager
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