Department of Teacher Education

school teacher sitting and teaching a child


Oklahoma Christian’s Department of Teacher Education has produced countless alumni who were successful in the classroom – both as students and as teachers. The program has a 100% job placement rate for its grads.

OC’s education programs are accredited by the Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation and the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education. Areas of emphasis include Early Childhood, Elementary, English, Mathematics, Music, Science, and Social Studies.

Interesting Classes I Might Take

  • Critical Issues in Education
  • Education of the Exceptional Child
  • Methods of Teaching
  • The School in American Culture
  • All Courses

What I Can Do With My Degree

Teaching (elementary school, middle school, high school). Preparation for graduate school in the following areas: Administration, Curriculum Development, Guidance Counseling, Library/Media Specialist, Literacy Programs



Mission Statement

The mission of teacher education at Oklahoma Christian University is to prepare teacher education candidates to be Effective Teachers for All Learners. The unit aims to produce academically and pedagogically prepared teachers who serve their students and school constituents and are faithful followers of Christ.


Any questions about this department? Contact Dr. Darin Martin.