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Youth Programs at Oakton Community College

More than just fun and games, our programs provide engaging learning opportunities while connecting youth to a college campus. Don’t miss out on our diverse academic, fun-based learning opportunities. Register today.

Fall 2015 Offerings

Robotics for Girls I
Fee: $50
Calling all girls (ages 8-13) for this special two-session workshop. Work in teams to build amazing machines, have a blast exploring automation and robotic technology, and take your math and science skills to a new level! This course is for girls only.
KID S01-01, OC/DP, 2 Sat., 9/19, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Robotics for Girls II
Fee: $50
This is the second session of the Robotics for Girls workshop.
KID S02-01, OC/DP, 2 Sat., 10/3, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

NEW! Youth Robotics with a Science Twist (For Ages 8-13)
Fee: $50
Extend the robotics experience beyond programming and engineering, to the wonderful world of science. Students will explore and monitor various experiments through the use of thermal probe sensors.
KID S03-01, OC/DP, 2 Sat., 11/7, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

NEW! American Mathematics Competition (AMC) Preparation Program For 8th Graders
Fee: $59
This course prepares students in 8th grade or younger for the American Mathematics Competition (AMC), covering math concepts and test-taking strategies. Register at Contact Gloria Liu at 847-635-1738 for more information.
KID S04-01, OC/DP, 4 Sat., 10/17, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

How To Register:

  • Download the Fall Youth STEM Registration Packet
  • Review program descriptions
  • Fill out and mail the registration form, activity agreement form, and photo release form, and payment to:

    Oakton Community College
    Alliance for Lifelong Learning
    7701 N. Lincoln Ave, Skokie IL 60077
    Attn: Regi Ratliff

    *Please submit a separate registration packet for each youth.

    For more information, contact Regi Ratliff at

Fall 2015 Registration Now Open

Online Flexible Registration System
Register using our online Flexible Registration system with its shopping cart functionality. The online registration system serves as a convenient method to search, register, and pay for classes. Visit our How to Register page and find out more.

Youth STEM Courses
Visit our Youth Programming page and register today.