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Whether you’re looking to launch a career in the tech industry, change the world by educating the next generation, or simply cook something classier than mac and cheese, Oakton has a course perfectly suited to your needs. Of course, maybe your goal is something entirely different. Whatever your goals, we have the resources to help you achieve them. Start here.

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In today’s high-pressure world, you need an education that prepares you to face the future with both skills and practical know-how. That’s why Oakton’s 80 areas of study teach not only theories, but also how to apply them. Our stellar faculty combine impressive academic credentials with real-world experience. Whether your focus is business or science, sociology or nursing, an Oakton education will prepare you for a relevant—and successful—future.

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Take a quick look at what our students are up to and how our alumni are succeeding. Or get to know our ingenious faculty and staff.

Student Profile

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An outstanding student, Shaira Pascua came to Oakton as a Wentcher Scholar and plans to become a speech pathologist.

Alumni Profile

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Honor student and two-time President's Scholar, KylaRose Schulman, begins fall 2018 as a junior at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Faculty Profile

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It’s no surprise that Camille Harrison, associate professor of modern languages, is passionate about the spoken word.

Staff Profile

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John Wade helps keep Oakton’s data delivery strong.