Certification and Professional Licensure

Oakton is a certified testing location for ICB, Kryterion, PSI & NATCEP testing. Certiport tests can also be taken here.

Kryterion Tests

Kryterion administers testing for various professions. Tests are purchased in advance and scheduled through Kryterion.

Kryterion tests are administered at the Skokie campus.

Innovative Exams

Innovative Exams (PSI) remotely proctors various licensing and certification exams. Tests are purchased and scheduled in advance through Innovative Exams .

PSI tests are administered at the Skokie campus.

NATCEP - Illinois Nurse's Aide Certification

The Nurse Assistant Training Competency Evaluation Program (NATCEP) offers the Nurses Aide Certification Exam.

Oakton students completing the program as well as community members can test at Oakton.

Test takers purchase and register for tests at nurseaidetesting.com.

Tests are given at the Skokie campus.

ICB - Illinois Certification Board

ICB offers certification testing for various counseling and substance abuse professionals.

Oakton students completing the program as well as community members can test at Oakton.

Tests are scheduled through ICB. Oakton charges a $20 proctoring fee.

All ICB testing is administered at the Des Plaines campus.

Certiport

Certiport offers certification testing for various software products.

Oakton students completing Microsoft & Quickbooks classes should discuss certification with their instructors. Those who are not in an Oakton program can purchase vouchers from Certiport and take exams at Oakton. A proctoring fee of $20 will be assessed.

Tests are scheduled through the Des Plaines Testing Center at 847.635.1939 and all tests are administered at the Des Plaines campus.

Please contact the Des Plaines Testing Center with any questions.