Located in Des Plaines, IL, Oakton Community College is a 2-year college northeast of Chicago. The 147-acre main campus offers 80 areas of study for associate degrees, as well as career enhancement courses and certificates. The Koehnline Museum of Art can be found on the Des Plaines campus, focusing on modern and contemporary art from student and local artists. Oakton has a second campus in Skokie, IL, which features the Art, Science, and Technology Pavilion, as well as the Early Childhood Demonstration Center. Oakton participates in the Illinois Articulation Initiative, providing IAI-approved courses to ease transfers to 4-year institutions.
i personally feel that oakton community college is a school full of unique people. as i pass by students like me, they carry things like instruments and artwork to show others what they are passionate about. that is what i love about college: we are are ready to take that leap to success.