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Ready to shift gears? A certificate from Oakton will prepare you for a high-demand job in less than six months. From marketing management to computer technology to the logistics of the cannabis industry, an Oakton certificate gives you the credentials you need to succeed.

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Expand your options and take the next step forward. Our certificate programs are flexible, affordable, close to home, online—and we’re here to help. In just four weeks to six months, you could be ready to start a new career in one of today’s hottest industries. So why wait? Fall classes begin Monday, Aug. 24, so apply today!

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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 dedicated faculty and staff.

Student Profile

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Having triumphed in the face of adversity, Marie Fleurima paves a way toward a brighter future.

Alumni Profile

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Not many people have the opportunity to perform with Academy Award winners. Former acting student Bud Jones did.

Faculty Profile

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Sonatas packed, Glenna Sprague, a lone Buckeye, crosses the Ohio border to embark on a teaching career in Illinois.

Staff Profile

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Growing up in Zimbabwe, Chris Dubé was always getting into trouble. He now spends his time making sure systems run trouble-free.