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Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Introductory and advanced courses are offered in state-of-the-art computer labs and classrooms. Students have the option to take classes online, face-to-face, or as a hybrid class, which includes both. Our goal is to help students compete in today's world of technology and achieve success in computer-related occupations in whatever field they choose to pursue.

Hybrid Class Offerings
The following courses are available as a hybrid option (online and face-to-face instruction). Please check the section number in the class schedule or contact the CAB coordinator at 847.376.7055 or dgronset@oakton.edu.

CAB 125 Word Processing Using Word
CAB 130 Presentation Software using PowerPoint
CAB 135 Electronic Spreadsheeting Using Excel
CAB 140 Database Applications Using Access
CAB 150 Visio Fundamentals
CAB 172 Adobe Photoshop
CAB 175 Adobe Illustrator

Courses and Programs for Everyone
Courses, certificates and degrees are designed for a variety of students including those who

  • have limited or more advanced computer skills
  • are preparing to enter the workforce
  • are seeking to advance their career
  • are preparing for certification exams
  • would like to use their personal computer at work or at home more effectively
  • want to increase their computer application software knowledge to be a more successful student or employee

 


Alumni Profile

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Alfred Hegyes wanted to make a difference outside the classroom while being challenged within it.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

January 19
Martin Luther King holiday, College closed.

January 20
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

January 21
Winterim faculty grading due.

January 26
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

February 15
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

February 16
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 17
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

March 1
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

Full Academic Calendar