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Harper College

Harper College

1200 W Algonquin Rd
Palatine, IL 60067-7398
(847) 925-6000

Harper College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1965. It is located in the suburbs of Palatine, Illinois. It is the 13th biggest institution in the state of Illinois. This public school offers subjects including HVAC and international business. It offers 54 certificates and 40 degrees at the associates level to students. 16,060 students sought degrees from the 72 programs at this school in 2010. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This school is one of 62 public post-secondary institutions in Illinois.

Student Demographics

This school had 16,060 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 16,060 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 7066
  • Total Enrolled Female: 8994
  • Undergraduate Male: 7066
  • Undergraduate Female: 8994

Faculty Demographics

This school has 887 teachers. 22% of faculty are full-time, 77% of faculty are part-time, and nearly half of the faculty are men.

Faculty Demographics

This school has 887 teachers. 22% of faculty are full-time, 77% of faculty are part-time, and nearly half of the faculty are men.

  • Male: 414
  • Female: 473
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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