Breaking News Bar
updated: 1/18/2013 4:09 PM

Harper, Governors State ink dual degree deal

Success - Article sent! close
Submitted by Harper College

Harper College in Palatine signed an agreement Friday with Governors State University for a four-year dual degree program that guarantees admission to the university for Harper students who enroll in the program and complete their associate degree. Harper credits will transfer, and Governors State's tuition rate will be locked in for students when they start at Harper. Participants can compete for scholarships offered by Governors State to community college transfer students. Participants also will have access to Governors State advisors and transfer specialists from the time they start at Harper, and can utilize counselors at both schools. The agreement is similar to other deals forged between Harper and Roosevelt University, DePaul Universities and the University of Illinois at Urbana. Harper has transfer agreements with more than 100 colleges and universities nationwide.

Order Reprint Print Article
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close
Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.