Harper College

Professional Skills

In today's competitive workplace, it's more important than ever to have strong professional skills. These skills can help you succeed in any job, regardless of your industry or experience level.

The Professional Skills program at Harper College can help you develop the skills you need to succeed in the workplace. Our courses cover a wide range of topics, including:

  • Communication
  • Problem solving
  • Time management
  • Innovating strategically
  • Prioritizing equality
  • Leveraging technology

Whether you're a just entering the workforce or an experienced professional, the Professional Skills program at Harper College can help you take your career to the next level. To get started, visit the How to Register page.

Professional Skills Course Descriptions

This six-session course is designed to give you a well-rounded view of some of the professional skills needed in today's workforce. Topics include: Managing Time, Communicating Well, Prioritizing Equity, Leveraging Technology, Solving Problems, and Innovating Strategically. A digital badge will be awarded after successful completion.

Covers the skills needed to work effectively within a professional business and team environment. Understand team dynamics and how to resolve interpersonal conflict. Effective communication, business analysis, problem solving, and team development are covered. This course will strengthen your business professional skills.

Course Schedule

To find open classes in professional skills, see the CPE Open Class List page. To get started, visit the How to Register page.

Funding Opportunities

Some CPE courses may be eligible for grants and scholarships on a limited basis. We encourage you to apply for funding to learn more about options that may be available to you. To apply, please complete the Scholarship Application form.

Contact us

For more information, subscribe to our newsletter, or contact Continuing Professional Education by email at cpe@harpercollege.edu or call 847.925.6340

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Last Updated: 1/24/24