Upcoming Courses

Prepare for a new career or advance your expertise in your current profession. Accredited by the ICCB, Harper College Continuing Professional Education programs provide you with career-focused advancement opportunities. View our course offerings below or browse the online schedule. For more information, email cpe@harpercollege.edu, or call 847.925.6757 or 847.925.6075.

Online courses offered through Continuing Professional Education are conducted using the Blackboard platform. You will be able to access your online course on the first day of class through the MyHarper student portal and through Blackboard. Most online classes are asynchronous, with no set meeting days and times.

Your instructor will reach out to you prior to the start of your first class session, and it's important to log in to the class on the first day to read announcements, ensure you can access Blackboard, and view your upcoming assignments. If you would like additional support, contact the Student Service Desk email or call 847.925.6866. Continuing Professional Education can also assist at cpe@harpercollege.edu, 847.925.6757 or 847.925.6075.

Summer 2020 courses


  • COVID-19 Contact Tracing
    Full (July 13 to Aug. 7)
  • Introduction to Veterinary Assistant
    80020 LAG8001-901 (Aug. 4-13, online)
  • Web Coding Boot Camp
    (Limited to high school students and incoming Harper College students)
    80001 LCT8003-900 (July 27-31)

Fall 2020 courses


Business

  • Become a Substitute Teacher
    20024 LTD8001-C01 (Nov. 9 to 11)
  • Business Systems Analyst
    20014 LPM8010-300 (Sept. 24 to Dec. 17)
  • Introduction to Payroll Accounting
    20031 LBS8155-C01 (Aug. 24 to Oct. 18)
    20032 LBS8155-C02 (Oct. 19 to Dec. 13)
    Prerequisite ACC100, ACC101, LBS8010, or LBS8011.
  • Library Assistant
    20021 LCE8019-300 (Sept. 17 to Nov. 19)
  • Private Investigation Training
    20018 LCE8008-300 (Sept. 29 to Nov. 17)
  • QuickBooks Application
    20029 LBS8113-C01 (Aug. 24 to Oct. 18)
    20030 LBS8113-C02 (Oct. 19 to Dec. 13)
  • Real Estate (New Curriculum Fall 2020)
    • Broker Pre-License – 20022 LRE8170-300 (Sept. 2 to Nov. 18)
    • Applied Real Estate Principles – 20023 LRE8171-300 (Nov. 23 to Dec. 14)
      Prerequisite: LRE8170
  • Truck Driver Training – 160-hour
    20019 LCE8016-300 (Aug. 24 to Sept. 28)
    20020 LCE8016-301 (Oct. 19 to Nov. 20)
  • Workplace Communication and Interpersonal Skills
    20027 LPM8002-300 (Nov. 10 to Dec. 8)

Healthcare 

  • COVID-19 Contact Tracing
    20035 LAH8300-300 (Aug. 24 to Sept. 18)
  • Dental Assisting
    20017 LAH8236-300 (Aug. 24 to Dec. 18)
  • Online Pharmacy Technician
    20001 LAH8011-300 (Aug. 24 to Dec. 18)
  • RN Refresher 
    LNU8100-300 (Pending for Fall 2020)
  • RN Refresher Theory and Skills Review 
    20034 LNU8101-300 (Aug. 25 to Oct. 15)
  • Veterinary Assistant
    20025 LAG8002-300 (Aug. 25 to Dec. 10)

Technical

  • AutoCAD
    • AutoCAD Essentials – 20028 LVV8411-300 (Sept. 19 to Nov. 7)
    • AutoCAD Intermediate – 20033 LVV8412-300 (Nov. 14 to Dec. 12)
  • Azure Database Administrator Associate 
    20013 LNT8901-300 (Oct. 12 to Dec. 7)
  • Cisco CCNA Network Specialist 
    20031 LCI8001-300 (Oct. 5 to Nov. 18)
  • CISSP 
    20016 LSP8500-300 (Oct. 1 to Dec. 10)
  • COMPTIA A+ Computer Technician
    20026 LAP8020-300 (Sept. 22 to Dec. 8)
  • COMPTIA Security+ 
    20002 LAP8022-300 (Sept. 24 to Dec. 3)
  • Developing ASP.NET Core MVC Web Applications 
    20012 LNT8486-300 (Nov. 7 to Dec. 12)
  • Intro to R Programming 
    20005 LCT8600-300 (Oct. 3 to Nov. 7)
  • Java Fundamentals 
    20015 LSJ8001-300 (Oct. 6 to Dec. 8)
  • Predictive Analytics Using Big Data 
    20004 LCT8400-300 (Oct. 3 to Nov. 7)
  • Programming in C#
    20011 LNT8483-300 (Sept. 26 to Oct. 24)
  • Python
    • Introduction to Python Programming – 20008 LIX8101-300 (Oct. 1 to Nov. 5)
    • Intermediate Python Programming – 20009 LIX8103-300 (Aug. 26 to Sept. 30),
      20010 LIX8103-301 (Nov. 12 to Dec. 5) 
  • Tableau
    • Tableau Desktop I – 20006 LDT8001-300 (Oct. 7 to Nov. 4)
    • Tableau Desktop II – 20007 LDT8002-300 (Nov. 11 to Dec. 16)

 

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