Harper College

Palatine, IL
Student Size
21,370 Credit; 7,935 Non-credit
College Type
Community College

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One of the nation’s premier community colleges, Harper College transforms lives and strengthens communities through high-quality, affordable, and accessible education and workforce solutions. The college’s academic programs and supportive faculty and staff prepare students for transfer to four-year institutions, rewarding careers and job advancement. Named one of the top 25 community colleges in the U.S. by the Aspen Institute, Harper serves approximately 30,000 credit and non-credit students annually in Chicago’s northwest suburbs.

Student Stories from Harper College

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