William Rainey Harper College Overview

William Rainey Harper College is a Public, 2-4 years school located in Palatine, Illinois. For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition & fees are $9,942 for Illinois residents and $11,754 for other students in average. William Rainey Harper College offers 107 degree programs through 69 Certificate, 38 Associate's programs. Of that, the distance learning opportunity is given to 5 programs (4 Certificate, 1 Associate's programs).
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $42,600.
Academic Overview
William Rainey Harper College
TypePublic, 2-4 years
Address1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL
Phone847-925-6000
Tuition & Fees (2019-2020) »In-State$9,942
Out-of-State$11,754
Student Population »6,106 Total Enrollment
Graduation Rate »34%
Transfer-out Rate24%
Retention Rate75% (Full-time)
54% (Part-time)
Average Financial Aid »$4,083
Students to Faculty19:1 (5.26%)
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$42,600

2020 Tuition & Fees

The 2020 tuition & fees is $9,942 for Illinois residents and $11,754 for out-of-state students at William Rainey Harper College. The tuition & fees at William Rainey Harper College is cheaper than the average costs ($11,451) over public community colleges in Illinois. Next table shows the 2019-2020 tuition & fees, books & supplies, and living costs at William Rainey Harper College. Then, we compare its costs to Illinois community colleges and all U.S. community colleges. In addition, the chart shows the changes of tuition costs over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs at William Rainey Harper College. You can check more comprehensive tuition information at cost of attendance page.
Cost of AttendanceComparisonTuition Trends
2020 Cost Of Attendance - William Rainey Harper College
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
Tuition & Fees$9,942$11,754
Books & Supplies$1,100
Off-Campus Living Costs$17,425
Average Financial Aid$4,083
Cost of Attendance$28,467$30,279
After Financial Aid$24,384$26,196
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$42,600
2020 Tuition & Fees and Comparison - William Rainey Harper College
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State Students
William Rainey Harper College$9,942$11,754
Public Community Colleges in Illinois$9,096$11,451
Public Community Colleges in U.S.$4,543$8,177
Tuition Trends at William Rainey Harper College

Offered Degrees/Programs By Area of Study

William Rainey Harper College offers Certificate and Associate's programs. Of that, 5 programs can be conferred by distance learning - 4 Certificate, 1 Associate's. Next table summarizes the number of offered programs by degree types.
Total Number of Programs At William Rainey Harper College
CertificateAssociate'sBachelor's
Online Programs41NOT OFFERED
Total Programs6938NOT OFFERED
Next tables list each online program with offered degrees. The number on each columns denotes the conferred degree on the program. The numbers includes completers through on-campus classes and partial online classes as well as only online classes. Only in Classroom means that the program is offered only on-site classes and not offered denotes that the school does not offer the program.

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Communications Technologies
Computer And Information Sciences
Personal And Culinary Services
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Construction Trades
Mechanics and Repairers
Precision Production Trades
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business

Student Population at William Rainey Harper College

There are 6,106 students at William Rainey Harper College including both full-time and part-time students. By gender, 6,130 male students and 7,400 female students are attending to the school. Next table shows the total number of students by gender and attending status at the school. You can check more enrollment information about William Rainey Harper College.
Student Population at William Rainey Harper College
TotalFull-TimePart-time
Total13,5304,6068,924
Male Students6,1302,3813,749
Female Students7,4002,2255,175

Distance Learning (Online Degree/Program) Student Population

At William Rainey Harper College, there are 13,530 students including in both full-time and part-time status. Of that, 2,676 students were attending classes through distance learning (865 students are enrolled exclusively and 1,811 are enrolled in some online courses) .
Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - William Rainey Harper College
Total Enrollment13,530
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses865
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses1,811
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses10,854

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