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Business, Entrepreneurship & Information Technology

Business LogoLaunch your career in business at Harper College. Harper offers credit programs and courses in the key areas of business, including accounting, business administration, entrepreneurship, finance, hospitality, information technology, insurance, management, marketing and sales.

Harper's highly trained instructors provide a rich educational experience that teaches you how to think strategically, organize effectively, conceptualize theories, and develop and implement real-world business plans.

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Harper is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, a leading specialized accreditation association for associate, bachelor's, and graduate business education.

Harper's Business EdVantage program provides affordable tuition rates for out-of-district students who work in-district.

 

Explore our programs

Harper College offers a number of business, entrepreneurship and information technology career and transfer programs. To get started, select one of the program areas below:

Interested in another subject? If you are interested in transferring to study a business-related subject not listed here, please meet with an academic advisor to learn what courses to take to meet your academic goals.

 

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Enrollment and outcomes data

See enrollment and outcomes data for business programs the past three academic years.


Learn more about business and management courses at Harper College, submit our request information form or call Admissions Outreach at 847.925.6700. To apply, visit our online application.

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