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Learning the necessary skills for a successful career in the engineering, math or computer science field by obtaining a degree can help you discover areas you had never known before. A STEM degree is highly valuable and in high demand due to the numerous sectors within each broad topic.

Harper College offers career training in computer science, engineering and mathematics, allowing you to save money and easily transfer upon completion. Rigorous courses with small class sizes will prepare you for opportunities to continue your engineering education and eventually help you in your field. 

Take transfer-ready courses. Harper College is a participant in the Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI), a statewide agreement designed to help Illinois college students transfer easily.

By completing two years at Harper and transferring to a four-year school, you can save more than $18,000 in tuition and fees.

Take advantage of apprenticeships and graduate debt-free while earning a salary. Harper College partners with large, medium, and small employers in a variety of industries to offer apprenticeship programs

 

Explore our programs

Harper College offers a number of engineering, math and computer science 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 science, technology, engineering or math-related subject not listed here, please meet with an academic advisor to learn what courses to take to meet your academic goals.

Explore Engineering

Learn more about the Harper College engineering program, ideal for students who are interested in transferring to four-year universities.

Get the latest news from Engineering, Math, and Computer Science programs at Harper College.

Joaquina, engineering student at Harper

Joaquina, engineering student at Harper

Joaquina's Story

Joaquina's was class president and the top of her class. Hear why she chose to start at the Harper Pathways to Engineering program over the top-ranked engineering schools she got accepted to.... Watch the Video

Harper 2021 graduates hold diplomas

Harper 2021 graduates hold diplomas

MacKenzie Scott gift helps launch Igniting Paths to Success Scholarship

The two-year Igniting Paths to Success Scholarship will award full tuition, fees and books to 1,000 students beginning this fall.... Read More

Illini Solar Car

Illini Solar Car

Harper alum leading Illini Solar Car Team

Harper College alum Tim Damisch is president of the Illini Solar Car Team, which will compete this summer in the American Solar Challenge.... Read More

UIUC Student Max Mauschbaugh

UIUC Student Max Mauschbaugh

UIUC Student Turns to Harper to Solve Scheduling Conflict and Discovers a Great Learning Experience

Max Mauschbaugh, a 19-year-old sophomore at UIUC, took advantage of the remote learning environment to take his physics class at Harper this spring. ... Read More

Screenshot of recipient Keely McEnery talking during virtual reception

Screenshot of recipient Keely McEnery talking during virtual reception

HOPE Giving Circle awards $10,000 scholarships during virtual celebration

The Harper College Educational Foundation's HOPE Giving Circle recently awarded $10,000 scholarships to four impressive students during the group’s first virtual celebration.... Read More

HOPE Giving Circle scholarship recipients Ariana Herrera, Sol Akinola, Alex Aleksandrov and Aleska Schwartz

HOPE Giving Circle scholarship recipients Ariana Herrera, Sol Akinola, Alex Aleksandrov and Aleska Schwartz

HOPE Giving Circle hits $100,000 milestone

The Harper College Educational Foundation's HOPE Giving Circle at a reception last week awarded $10,000 scholarships to four deserving students, bringing the total amount awarded to $100,000 for 10 young women since the... Read More

Members of the Harper Rover Team

Members of the Harper Rover Team

Harper engineering team competing in NASA Rover Challenge

Harper College students have been hard at work preparing to compete in the NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center.... Read More

Mili Tomar

Mili Tomar

International student named Harper's 10th Jack Kent Cooke recipient in 8 years

International student Mili Tomar's unique perspective and drive to improve the world through research are just part of why she's been awarded the Jack Kent Cooke scholarship, which provides up to $40,000 annually for up to three... Read More

Nikhil Paidipally

Nikhil Paidipally

Nikhil Paidipally, Scholarship Recipient

Nikhil Paidipally is the 2016-2017 Harold Cunningham Memorial Mathematics Scholarship recipient. ... Read More

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Last Updated: 12/6/21