Professional Trade and Technical Programs

Trade and Technical Programs are wonderful options for many students.

External LinkTrade Schools Web Link - This is a comprehensive, easy to use education directory with schools throughout North America offering online and campus training. Programs available in skilled trades, health care, business, media arts, culinary, technology and legal fields.
External LinkMichigan Trade Schools - There's a wide range of training options available in Michigan. Programs offered in skilled trades, health care, business, media arts, technology and more.

External LinkAdvantage Oakland- Oakland County Apprenticeship website

External LinkOakland County Apprenticeship Program GUIDE

External LinkMichigan Works!

External LinkO*Net Online
-a tool for career exploration and job analysis

External LinkGoing Pro in Michigan
-Find your opportunity in Michigan Professional Trades Careers

External LinkCareerOneStop
-a source for career exploration, training, and jobs

External LinkPure Michigan Training Connect
-Students can set educational goals and find the training necessary to achieve the goals

External LinkLearn How to Become
-Find your career. Find your future


OSTC Assembly For interested students:

Are you looking for a way to stand out on your college application? Experience is everything!

At OSTC, you will be able to earn college credits, certifications/licensure  or awards that will give you an advantage over your peers. Want to explore college pathways that will showcase your interests and talents? Oakland Schools Technical Campus Southwest (OSTC-SW) will show you the way.

Students entering their Junior or Senior year can learn more about  STEM, Health Care, Cybersecurity, and more high demand college pathways….

Seize the opportunity!

- Additional information will be presented to current 10th grade students in late Fall/early Winter.