Learning and Career Center in Prospect Heights

Career certificate programs, foundational English classes (ELA), and High School Equivalency (HSE) courses starting soon at Harper's Prospect Heights location.

Jump start your career with these short programs that give you hands-on experience. Classes are offered during the day and evening. Scholarships and other financial aid options are available. Students have free use of computers, library, WiFi and more.

All classes are held at the Learning and Career Center in Prospect Heights. Easily accessible from Prospect Heights, Wheeling and surrounding areas.

At LCC Fall Semester:

Learn basic care skills for patient well-being in health care facilities.

  • $15.72 hourly average*
  • Course includes mandatory 40-hour supervised clinical experience
  • View CNA program (pdf)

Learn skills and techniques involved in the collection of blood from patients or donors for diagnostic testing.

  • $17.73 local hourly average*
  • Certificate requires a 3 week, full-time clinical internship
  • View Phlebotomy program (pdf)

Develop the skills and experience needed to begin an entry-level position as an office assistant with this eight-credit-hour certificate program.

  • 22% Job growth and $17.50 hourly average; varies by experience and credentials
  • Financial Aid Eligible
  • Program features special support for academic and career success
  • View Office Assistant Certificate (pdf)

Take free foundational English classes during the day or the evening to fit your busy schedule.

Attend free HSE courses during the day or evening and work to obtain your HSE Diploma.


Questions? Free application code? We can help.

Ready to apply?

For personalized assistance, call 847.925.6212 or email lcc@harpercollege.edu.


LCC Hawks Care in Prospect Heights

The LCC Hawks Care food pantry is currently closed due to COVID-19. Our Snack Shack is now open to students who need a quick bite to eat before or after class. Ask at the front desk for assistance.


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Learning and Career Center in Prospect Heights
1375 Wolf Road, Prospect Heights
Phone: 847.925.6212
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The front desk at LCC is now open for walk-in questions. A mask is required to enter the building.

Monday through Thursday: 8 a.m.–10 p.m. 

* All earnings statistics from O'Net and the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Last Updated: 10/15/21