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Career Skills Institute
Harper College
Career Skills Institute
1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
Program Contact Linda Hoeck
Phone 847.925.6000 ext. 2076

Public or private: Public
Type of school: 2-year community college or junior college
Is this program a federally funded TPSID program? No
Students in this program: Have graduated or exited from high school
Requirements for admission to this program:
  • 18+
Please indicate which disabilities students in this program have:
  • Intellectual disability
  • Autism
Program length: 2 years
Is this program able to provide federal financial aid as a Comprehensive Transition Program (CTP)? No
Students pay for the program in the following ways:
  • Private pay (student and family)
Scholarships available:

The Schaumburg Autism Society Enrichment and Vocational Fund has offered scholarships for use toward these courses.

Eligibility: Adults on the Autism spectrum over the age of 18 years old. Students who are not able to take regular college courses without support or modifications to the curriculum. Enrolled in enrichment classes through Continuing Education Dept. or vocational classes through the Career Foundation Department.

Students take these types of "typical" courses (with students who don't have disabilities): Typical Continuing Education courses
Students take courses that are only for students in this program: Yes
Time spent only with other students in this program: All of the time
Housing is provided to students: No
Last updated: Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 11:28