The first students started classes at Great Oaks Career Campuses nearly 50 years ago. In the early 1970s, career development was a new concept for southwestern Ohio. Today, Great Oaks is the one of the largest districts of its type in the United States, serving 36 affiliated school districts in 12 counties touching approximately 3,000 high school students in workforce development programs and an additional 10,000 high school students in programs and services at affiliated schools and industry based satellite units. Great Oaks has achieved global recognition as a leader in career and technical education.
In addition, Great Oaks provides programs to serve adults with full- and part-time continuing education, workforce development courses and certification programs.