Oklahoma City Community College News

  • OCCC's PDI offers four-day EEO training for new investigators

    OCCC's PDI offers four-day EEO training for new investigators

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Professional Development Institute (PDI), a center of excellence for continuing education and workforce development, will offer Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) training for new federal investigators starting Saturday, June 3, 2017. Read more...

  • OCCC College for Kids open for enrollment

    OCCC College for Kids open for enrollment

    OCCC (Oklahoma City Community College) Community Outreach and Education will offer a wide variety of classes this summer at the Family and Community Education (FACE) Center, located at 6500 S. Land Avenue, through the College for Kids program. Read more...

  • OCCC hosts veterans' resource fair for community

    OCCC hosts veterans' resource fair for community

    Veterans in the Oklahoma City metro will have access to the Department of Veterans Affairs Mobile Vet Center (MVC) at Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Tuesday, April 25, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., along with other resources. The MVC is designed to provide nonmedical readjustment counseling and outreach to veterans and their families by addressing the social and economic dimensions of postwar needs. Read more...

  • Author and three-time Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas Friedman coming to OCCC

    Author and three-time Pulitzer Prize winner Thomas Friedman coming to OCCC

    Oklahoma City Community College will host author and three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Thomas Friedman at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2017, in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater. The lecture is free and open to the community. Read more...

  • OCCC offers drone course for first responders and emergency personnel

    OCCC offers drone course for first responders and emergency personnel

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Professional Development Institute (PDI) has a number of technical continuing education classes ranging from pharmacy technician to CFEST to now include piloting Small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS), or drones. PDI is currently accepting enrollment in the upcoming sUAS for First Responders and Emergency Personnel class. Read more...

  • Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema: A Contemporary Evening to screen at OCCC

    Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema: A Contemporary Evening to screen at OCCC

    Oklahoma City Community College invites audiences to experience the Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema's "A Contemporary Evening" Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 6 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater. This presentation is a pre-recorded live event being screened at OCCC. Read more...

  • MOMIX Dance Company recreates the American southwest in 'Opus Cactus' at OCCC

    MOMIX Dance Company recreates the American southwest in 'Opus Cactus' at OCCC

    MOMIX Dance Company will present their exquisite performance of Opus Cactus in Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater April 11, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. Moses Pendleton, founder and artistic director for MOMIX Dance Company, brings the landscape of the American Southwest to life with his signature illusionistic style creating dynamic images of cactuses, slithering lizards and fire dancers - a spectacular blend of physical theatre, circus, athleticism and comedy. Read more...

  • Former Governor Frank Keating scheduled to speak at OCCC's Public Affairs Forum

    Former Governor Frank Keating scheduled to speak at OCCC's Public Affairs Forum

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) hosts former Oklahoma Governor Frank Keating in the return of its Public Affairs Forum March 29, 2017, at 1 p.m. in the Sarkeys Foundation Atrium located in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center. Read more...

  • Preparatory CDL course beginning at OCCC's PDI

    Preparatory CDL course beginning at OCCC's PDI

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Professional Development Institute (PDI) continues to expand class offerings with a new Commercial Driver License (CDL) preparation course starting April 4, 2017, at 6 p.m. It is a requirement to have a CDL to drive a commercial vehicle. OCCC's PDI can help get you started on the right road. Read more...

  • US Army Jazz Ambassadors offer performance at OCCC

    US Army Jazz Ambassadors offer performance at OCCC

    Oklahoma City Community College welcomes back the internationally acclaimed Jazz Ambassadors in a free performance on April 1, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater. Read more...

  • Artrageous brings art to life at OCCC

    Artrageous brings art to life at OCCC

    Giant pieces of art jump to life with amazing speed unveiling larger than life masterpieces in just moments. Combined with captivating vocals, intricate choreography and exciting music, Artrageous takes you on a visual journey and a high energy ride of inspiration, creativity and engagement. Artrageous "Art & Music. Gone Wild" will be presented at the Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Visual and Performing Arts Center Theater Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. Read more...

  • OCCC Child Development Center and Lab School achieves Healthy OK Certification

    OCCC Child Development Center and Lab School achieves Healthy OK Certification

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) is proud to announce the college's Childhood Development Center and Lab School (CDCLS) has met the criteria to become a Certified Healthy Early Childhood Program. This designation recognizes early childhood program sites that make a positive impact on the health of employees and patrons.  Read more...

  • OCCC's PDI lengthens its popular beginning sign language class to eight weeks to benefit community

    OCCC's PDI lengthens its popular beginning sign language class to eight weeks to benefit community

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Professional Development Institute (PDI), a center of excellence for continuing education and workforce development, will offer its first 8-week beginning American Sign Language course in sign and conversational sign starting Tuesday, March 21, 2017. Read more...

  • PDI at OCCC offers American Payroll Association prep certification course

    PDI at OCCC offers American Payroll Association prep certification course

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Professional Development Institute (PDI), a center of excellence for continuing education and workforce development, will offer an American Payroll Association (APA) PayTrain Mastery course in preparation for the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) exam starting Monday, March 6, 2017. Read more...

  • OCCC's Performing Arts Series offers idea for Valentine's Day Date

    OCCC's Performing Arts Series offers idea for Valentine's Day Date

    Looking for the perfect Valentine's date idea? Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and CityRep Theatre present the perfect entertainment experience with Broadway's longest running solo play "Defending the Caveman." There will be three performances from which to choose in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. Read more...

  • OCCC President Jerry Steward's Statement Regarding Immigration Executive Order

    OCCC President Jerry Steward's Statement Regarding Immigration Executive Order

    Oklahoma City Community College President Jerry Steward's statement regarding the presidential executive order on immigration. Read more...

  • OCCC recognizes Representative Echols for his service

    OCCC recognizes Representative Echols for his service

    The Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Board of Regents recognized Oklahoma State House of Representatives majority floor leader Jon Echols for his dedication to the college by awarding him the Regents Excellence Award at the meeting Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. Read more...

  • Les Liaisons Dangereuses

    Les Liaisons Dangereuses

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) have partnered with National Theatre Live (NTL) to present theatre productions to audiences in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. NTL is the National Theatre's groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage to cinemas across the United Kingdom and around the world. Next in the lineup is "Les Liaisons Dangereuses" Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at 6 p.m. Read more...

  • Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters comes to OCCC

    Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters comes to OCCC

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) hosts Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters, one of the most renowned tribute bands, in its Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater Saturday, Jan. 21, 2016, at 8 p.m. Read more...

  • OCCC encourages students to enroll now before the holiday break

    OCCC encourages students to enroll now before the holiday break

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will remain open two weeks following the end of the semester to encourage new and returning students to apply and enroll now for the spring 2017 semester. Intersession classes begin as early as Jan. 4 with regular semester classes starting Jan. 17, 2017. Read more...

  • Telligen grant for SLPA

    Telligen grant for SLPA

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) has expanded clinical operations for the Speech-Language Pathology Assistant (SLPA) program to rural areas of Oklahoma thanks to the Telligen Community Initiative grant. The grant allows the program to increase workforce development for the profession as well as increase services administered to patients in underserved areas. Read more...

  • "War Horse" at OCCC this weekend

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) have again partnered with National Theatre Live (NTL) to present theatre productions to audiences in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. NTL is the National Theatre's groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage to cinemas across the United Kingdom and around the world. Next in the lineup is "War Horse" Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at 6 p.m. Read more...

  • PDI at OCCC offers accelerated four-week program for Pharmacy Technician students affected by for-profit closures

    PDI at OCCC offers accelerated four-week program for Pharmacy Technician students affected by for-profit closures

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Professional Development Institute (PDI), a center of excellence for continuing education and workforce development, will offer a pharmacy technician course with an emphasis in basic prescription and dispensing starting Monday, Nov. 28, 2016 to help those affected by for-profit closures. Read more...

  • OCCC hosts esteemed political science scholar James Morone to discuss 2016 election

    OCCC hosts esteemed political science scholar James Morone to discuss 2016 election

    Dr. James Morone, a distinguished political scientist and professor at Brown University will speak at Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Nov. 16, 2016 at 1 p.m. in the college's Sarkeys Foundation Atrium. The title of his talk is "2016 Election in Context: The Familiar, Unusual and Bizarre." Read more...

  • OCCC responds as resource for Heritage College students

    OCCC responds as resource for Heritage College students

    Students affected by the sudden closure of Heritage College's south OKC campus are invited to attend Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Resource Day Monday, Nov. 7, 2016. Read more...

  • Legendary Ben Vereen comes to OCCC

    Legendary Ben Vereen comes to OCCC

    Broadway, movie and television star Ben Vereen brings his show "Steppin' Out with Ben Vereen" to Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater Friday, Nov. 18, 2016, at 8 p.m. as part of the 2016-2017 Performing Arts Series. Read more...

  • OCCC recognizes Representative Morrissette for his service

    OCCC recognizes Representative Morrissette for his service

    The Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) Board of Regents recognized Oklahoma State Representative Richard Morrissette for his dedication to the college by awarding him the Regents Excellence Award at the meeting Monday, Oct. 17, 2016. Read more...

  • OCCC's PDI provides community members the opportunity to learn sign language

    OCCC's PDI provides community members the opportunity to learn sign language

    Oklahoma City Community College's (OCCC) Professional Development Institute (PDI), a center of excellence for continuing education and workforce development, will offer the last American Sign Language course of the 2016 year in sign and conversational sign starting Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. Read more...

  • National Theatre Live season underway at OCCC

    National Theatre Live season underway at OCCC

    Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) and Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre (CityRep) have again partnered with National Theatre Live (NTL) to present theatre productions to audiences in the college's Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC) Theater. NTL is the National Theatre's groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage to cinemas across the United Kingdom and around the world. Read more...

  • OCCC to Conduct Evacuation Drill on October 13

    OCCC to Conduct Evacuation Drill on October 13

    In an effort to maintain a safe and secure environment for everyone on campus, Oklahoma City Community College (OCCC) will be conducting a full scale evacuation drill on Thursday, October 13, 2016. The purpose of this drill is to ensure that individuals recognize the evacuation notification and know how to respond. Read more...