Admission Requirements

  • High school graduation or successful completion of the GED exam.
  • Foreign high school graduates or students with foreign college credits need to send English translated copies of their transcripts to Educational Perspectives, https://www.edperspective.org/oakton/. Students with foreign college credits should request a catalog match.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better.
  • Prior to the admission interview, applicants must provide proof of successful completion of EGL 101 or demonstrate entry-level competency for EGL 090/097 by placement testing.
  • Native English Accuplacer® reading assessment test, taken at Oakton’s Testing Center. Required minimum score of 76 if taken prior to Oct. 15, 2018, or a required minimum score of 250 if taken after Oct. 15, 2018.
  • MAT 060 by placement testing.
  • Satisfactory interview with MLT faculty. 
  • Those admitted will be required to submit a current and complete physical examination record before registering in MLT 204.