Apprenticeship Programs: Earn and Learn

Harper’s registered apprenticeship programs are unique, flexible instruction programs combining job related credit courses with structured on-the-job learning experiences. An apprenticeship is first and foremost a job and comes with substantial training and the development of transferable skills, which is beneficial to the employer and the employee. The goal for our apprenticeship programs is to provide workers with advanced skill sets that meet the specific needs of employers.

What is an Apprenticeship Program?

Registered apprenticeships have been utilized to meet the needs of America’s skilled workforce for more than 80 years. These apprenticeship training programs are available in 1,500 occupations across 170 industries found in businesses of all sizes and last 1–5 years. Apprenticeship programs are for ambitious people of all ages who want to earn a salary while they learn, gaining real skills and knowledge. These programs offer employers the opportunity to strengthen and build their workforce providing a tailored high-quality talent pipeline. In this regard, registered apprenticeship programs effectively meet the needs of both employers and job-seekers.

Apprenticeship Benefits
for Employers


Improve your strategy for hiring a skilled workforce. 

Fill in your company’s skills gap.

‘Grow your own’ talent to teach your company’s ‘way’.

Increase employee loyalty and reduce turnover.

Diversify your workforce Reduce recruiting cost.

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Apprenticeship Benefits
for Students


Employed with salary and benefits prior to starting the program.

College education paid for by employer.

College degree and industry credentials.

Graduate with No college debt.

College education paid for by employer.

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Available Apprenticeships

Couple getting finance advice from an accountant with a laptop

Banking IconComplete two years of training, gain hands-on experience, earn your Associate in Applied Science in Business Administration and begin a career in Banking and Finance.

Student working on a CNC router.

Circle icon with drill bitComplete three years of state-of-the-art training, gain hands-on experience, earn your A.A.S. in Manufacturing Technology degree and begin a career as a CNC Precision Machining Operator.

Man and woman in network server room

Circle icon with shield and lockComplete two years of training, gain hands-on experience, earn six essential CompTIA credentials and begin a career with industry leading cyber security companies.

Technician working on an engine

Circle icon with gear and lightning boltComplete three years of training, gain hands-on experience, earn your A.A.S. in Manufacturing Technology, and begin your career as an electromechanical technician.

Two male students sitting at a table.

Circle icon with open handsComplete two years of training, gain hands-on experience, earn your A.A.S. in Business Administration and begin a career with industry leading insurance companies.

Man with large-format printouts

Circle icon with ink drops for CMYK colorsComplete two years of state-of-the-art training, gain hands-on experience, earn your A.A.S. degree and begin a career in the exciting industry of Graphic Arts Print & Production.

Mechanic with tools

Circle icon with gearsComplete three years of training, gain hands-on experience, earn your A.A.S. in Manufacturing Technology, and begin your career as an industrial manufacturing technician.

Woman working at a computer

Circle icon with computer and networkComplete three years of training, gain hands-on experience, earn your A.A.S in Information Technology, and begin your career as an IT generalist.

Woman, smiling, with clothing racks in background

Circle icon with chart and trendlineComplete two years of training, gain hands-on experience, earn your A.A.S. in Business Administration and begin a career in sales.

Supply chain manager warehouse

Circle icon with moving dollyComplete two years of training, gain hands-on experience in the financial services industry, and earn your A.A.S. in Supply Chain Management degree.

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