Why CS at OC?

  • CS-groupYou will receive the kind of foundation in Computer Science that employers really want. David Byrne, Software Development Manager, understands the OC Advantage in CS students and graduates: "As a hiring manager, I would see OC as a huge positive when interviewing a candidate."
  • OC’s degree tracks – Computer Science, Computer Science with Business, and Computer Science with Gaming & Animation – give you the chance to apply your talents in diverse ways.
  • OC’s on-campus computing job opportunities and our partnerships with leading corporations in the Oklahoma City metro allow you to develop your skills through internships and collaborative projects. Students in OC’s advanced Software Engineering courses have worked on projects for Hobby Lobby,  PPOK, and Adfitech - a leading mortgage company.
  • OC students place high in various computer programming competitions, like our team that placed 2nd among the all-undergraduate teams, and 11th among all competing teams in the 2017 South Central Region ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.
  • OC offers relationships with professors and mentors who are leaders and innovators in the field, plus opportunities for fun and networking through our student chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
  • OC provides opportunities to examine real-world situations from a Christian worldview.
  • OC graduates are coveted by companies for their Christian character and for their foundational knowledge of computer science principles and concepts.