Health Career Information Sessions

Learn about opportunities in the rapidly expanding field of health care careers. These free information sessions are open to the public, and showcase Oakton's degree and certificate programs. Faculty are available to discuss course requirements and industry trends.

No registration or reservation is required.


General Overview Sessions 

Thursday, March 5, 6 p.m.
Room A145, Skokie

Thursday, April 23, 4 p.m.
Room A145, Skokie

Basic Nurse Assistant Training (BNA) and Person-Centered Elder Support (ESC)

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 5 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Tuesday, January 28, 4 p.m.
Room A145, Skokie

Monday, February 3, 5 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Thursday, March 5, 6 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Monday, May 4, 7 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Cannabis Dispensary and Patient Care Specialist (CNB)

Thursday, Nov. 7, 4:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Tuesday, February 4, 6 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Wednesday, March 4, 3:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Thursday, April 16, 4:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Cancer Registry Management (HIT)

Thursday, Nov. 7, 4 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Tuesday, February 4, 5:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Wednesday, March 4, 7:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Thursday, April 16, 4 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Health Information Technology (HIT)

Thursday, Nov. 7, 3 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Tuesday, February 4, 4:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Wednesday, March 4, 6:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaine

Thursday, April 16, 3 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Medical Assistant (MOA)

Tuesday, Nov. 5, 5 p.m.
Room 2109, Des Plaines

Tuesday, February 18, 3:30 p.m.
Room 2109, Des Plaines

Tuesday, April 14, 5:30 p.m.
Room 2109, Des Plaines

Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) and Phlebotomy (PBT)

Thursday, Nov. 7, 7 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Tuesday, February 4, 3 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Wednesday, March 4, 5:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Thursday, April 16, 7 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Nursing (NUR)

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 4 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Monday, February 3, 4 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Thursday, March 5, 5 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Monday, May 4, 6 p.m.
Room 200, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Pharmacy Technician (MLT)

Thursday, Nov. 7, 6:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Tuesday, February 4, 4 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Wednesday, March 4, 3 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Thursday, April 16, 6:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA)

Thursday, Nov. 7, 5 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Tuesday, February 4, 6:30 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Wednesday, March 4, 4 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines

Thursday, April 16, 5 p.m.
Room 210, Lee Center, Des Plaines


For more information, call 847.635.1835.

Health Career Advisors

Jennifer Crowley, jcrowley@oakton.edu, 847.635.1844
Cannabis Dispensary and Patient Care Specialist, Cancer Registry Management, Health Information Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology and Phlebotomy, Physical Therapist Assistant, Pharmacy Technician

Kathleen Dynek, kdynek@oakton.edu, 847.635.1464
Basic Nursing Assistant Training, Person-Centered Elder Care Support

Julie Rosenberg, jmrosenb@oakton.edu, 847.635.1266
Nursing, Medical Assistant

 

 

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