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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 www.oakton.edu/conted/find_classes/youth. 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 sratliff@oakton.edu

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.