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Programs

The Oakland Schools Technical Campuses (OSTC) are valuable extensions of your high school, and bring you customized, self-directed learning that guides you toward future career success. Our goal is to help students find the best program fit for their interests, experiences and goals.

Agriscience and Environmental Technologies

Available at Northwest and Southwest campuses

  • Work alongside professionals in hydroponics, veterinary science, sustainable agriculture, environmental engineering and conservation.
  • Conduct dynamic hands-on activities and experiments in animal, plant and environmental sciences.
  • Use advanced technology to develop ethical and viable solutions to real-world environmental problems.
Agriscience and Environmental Technologies student

Automotive Technology

Available at all campuses

  • Diagnose, repair and maintain automobiles from basic through advanced automotive systems.
  • Operate professional diagnostic and repair equipment.
  • Work alongside master technicians in a rapidly changing industry.
Automotive student working on car.

 

Collision Repair and Refinishing

  • Repair, restore and refinish vehicles to showroom condition.
  • Use the same advanced painting, welding and repair equipment as automotive professionals.
  • Create custom modifications using artistic design techniques.
Collision student working in paint booth.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Computer Networking - iTEAM

Available at all campuses

  • Build, upgrade and repair computers.
  • Design, install and troubleshoot computer network systems.
  • Investigate and eliminate security threats to networks, hardware, software and e-mail.
Computer networking student.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Computer Programming - iTEAM

Available at all campuses

  • Write code to power the modern world from game design to mobile applications to Intelligent Transport Systems.
  • Express your creativity and unlock the solutions to complex problems through the universal language of computers.
  • Program in advance languages such as C++, Objective-C, Python, C# and Java.
Female computer programming student working at computer.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Construction Technology

Available at Northeast, Northwest and Southeast campuses

  • Build and maintain residential and commercial construction projects.
  • Operate power tools and heavy equipment for demolition and construction.
  • Read blueprints for rough and finished carpentry, masonry, electrical and plumbing.
OSTC-NW Construction Technology

Cosmetology

Available at Northeast campus

  • Work alongside professionals in a full-service, interactive salon and spa.
  • Use advanced salon techniques to provide a full range of hair, nail and skincare services.
  • Create artistic designs using the latest technology, trends and brand name products.

Cosmetology Information Night 

Thurs, Nov. 15, 2018 @ 6-8 pm

Learn more about the field of cosmetology and find out if it is right for you!

Students who attend Oakland Schools Technical Campus Northeast can get a jump start on their career as a cosmetologist, hair stylist or other related fields while in high school by obtaining real world experience and instruction from industry professionals.

The enrollment process for the Cosmetology program for the 2019-2020 school year begins at this event. We hope to see you there!

Criminal Justice

Available at Southeast campus

  • Performing law enforcement operations such as specialized SWAT strategies, forensic investigative techniques to process crime scenes, and applying counter-terrorism tactics
  • Working with certified law enforcement and homeland security professionals to keep the community safe
  • Examining the critical roles of corrections, rehabilitation, and probation in the criminal justice system
Criminal justice teacher in classroom.

Culinary Arts and Hospitality

Available at all campuses

  • Cook alongside professional chefs to create amazing gourmet cuisine in a fast-paced environment.
  • Be a key part of the team that operates a restaurant, prepares regional/international cuisines and delivers unique dining experiences.
  • Craft and present delicious, gourmet creations while preparing for competitions and events.
Female culinary student working in the kitchen.

Cyber Security Networking

Available at Southeast campus

  • Practicing cyber-security response measures through simulated hacking environments focused on looking for weaknesses and vulnerabilities in systems
  • Focusing on developing sophisticated counter cyber security measures aimed at combating technical online threats and hazards that are capable of disrupting and destroying essential services and systems
  • Learning how to design, install, and troubleshoot computer network systems
OSTC Computer Programming

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Energy/Electrical Technology

Available at Northwest and Southeast campuses

  • Wiring and energizing residential and commercial projects
  • Working alongside professionals to power and maintain a secure and reliable electrical grid
  • Conducting hands-on activities with renewable energies while working in an outdoor environmen
OSTC Energy and Electrical Technologies

Engineering, Robotics and Mechatronics

Available at all campuses

  • Invent, revolutionize, build and creatively solve the needs and demands of a technologically advancing world.
  • Design and build powerful robotic, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, electronic and mechanical systems.
  • Creatively solve complex engineering and design challenges using advanced CAD/CAM and CNC technologies.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Entrepreneurship and Advanced Marketing - iTEAM

Available at all campuses

  • Discover your inner-executive, become a marketing guru, and learn how to “wow” your customers.
  • Create eye-catching advertisements, develop social media and run special events to make an impact.
  • Be the boss, work for yourself, run your own business.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Health Sciences

Available at all campuses

  • Make a difference by providing quality care alongside experts in many healthcare professions.
  • Apply health care skills in a variety of clinical environments.
  • Develop a professional work ethic and the ability to provide compassionate patient care.
Female nursing students.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Machining

Available at all campuses

  • Use advanced equipment and innovative techniques to create many cool projects.
  • Invent, design and build high-tech precision parts and tools used worldwide.
  • Program and operate industrial CNC machines to create products from engineering blueprints and specifications.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Medium/Heavy Truck and Equipment

Available at Southwest campus; regional program

  • Repair and maintain heavy equipment, medium-duty vehicles and semi-trucks.
  • Operate the same advanced diagnostic and repair equipment as professional technicians.
  • Deliver quality customer service and repair solutions for equipment owners.
Male heavy equipment student.

Visual Imaging

Available at Northwest, Southeast and Southwest campuses

  • Create in a world where imagination becomes reality.
  • Design and create dynamic brand identifications, products, animations and digital media.
  • Create a personal portfolio showcasing your ideas and talents.
Visual imaging students designing in a Mac lab.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.

Welding

Available at Northeast, Southeast and Southwest campuses

  • Control fire, electricity and heat to design, dismantle and fabricate a wide range of products.
  • Use advanced equipment and techniques to join, cut, bend and manipulate metal.
  • Develop the skill, confidence, work ethic and stamina necessary for a high-paying career anywhere in the world.
Welder working on a project.

This program has an Oakland Technical Early College option with an additional application required.