Academics Stories

  • OC awards degrees at Spring Commencement

    Oklahoma Christian will present 198 undergraduate degrees and 39 graduate degrees at spring commencement on April 25-26. Mark Brewer, senior vice president and chief information officer for Seagate Technology, will deliver Friday’s undergraduate commencement address. Chip Kooi, a professor of theology at OC, will keynote Saturday’s graduate ceremony.

  • OC expands to five colleges, appoints new deans

    Oklahoma Christian University will expand from three to five colleges this year. Dr. Jeff McCormack is the dean of the new College of Natural and Health Sciences. Dr. Byron Newberry will serve as dean of OC’s College of Engineering and Computer Science.

  • OC presents first MBA degrees in Rwanda

    Oklahoma Christian University held its first-ever international commencement ceremony Saturday, presenting 38 Rwandan students with Masters in Business Administration degrees.

  • Artistic alum named to prestigious list

    OC alumnus Taylor Goad was named to the “20 Under 30” list by Print magazine, which celebrates young designers who are making a mark in the art world.

  • OC starts online RN to BSN program

    Oklahoma Christian University will launch an online RN to BSN degree completion program in May. Prospective students can apply for free by entering the code “RN2BSN” at

  • OC's ethics team places fifth in the nation

    Oklahoma Christian University’s ethics team took fifth place out of 32 teams from across the nation in the Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl Competition Feb. 27 in Jacksonville, Fla.

  • OC student gets to bottom of 500-year-old mystery

    OC Honors student Amelia Hamrick appears to have unlocked a 500-year-old musical mystery, transcribing a song from an overlooked section of the famous painting, “The Garden of Earthly Delights.”