High School Student
Thousands of Illinois high school students choose Harper each year.
Here are just some of the reasons why:
Harper College is accredited by NCA, the same institution as four-year colleges and universities in the Midwest, such as University of Illinois and Northwestern University. View academic programs.
- Imagine saving up to $53,000 in college expenses and still achieving academic success! It’s possible when you compare Harper to the cost of 2 years at a major university.
- Distinguished Scholar Award: Apply now for this merit-based scholarship given to 50 incoming high school students
- Trustee Scholarship: Apply now for the Trustee Scholarship, awarded to 15 students graduating from high schools within Community College District #512.
Choose from Associate’s Degrees, technical certifications, 2-year Bachelor’s Degree prep, and online courses, with flexible schedules. You may be able to earn college credit while still in high school.
Thousands of students have successfully transferred from Harper to public and private colleges and universities, including the Big Ten and Ivy League. Begin your bachelor's at Harper and then transfer.
Job and Career Preparedness
Looking to make good money after graduation? Join the thousands of students who earn job-ready degrees and certifications in computer technology, business, marketing, e-commerce, law enforcement, and more.