Oklahoma Christian University students get college credit to intern for companies, firms, media outlets, and other venues in Oklahoma City, the 41st-largest media market in the country. Studying in a big market connects you with contacts that often lead to that first job after graduation.

These are just some of the places where OC students have interned in recent years:

  • Anglin Public Relations
  • Central Oklahoma Humane Society
  • Coles Gardens Events
  • Downtown OKC, Inc.
  • Edmond Life and Leisure newspaper
  • Feed The Children
  • Government Information Technologies
  • Greater Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce
  • Jones Public Relations, Inc.
  • KFOR-TV, Channel 4, an NBC affiliate owned by the New York Times
  • KOCO-TV, Channel 5, an ABC affiliate owned by the Gannett Corporation
  • KWTV-TV, Channel 9, a CBS affiliate
  • KXAN-TV in Austin, Texas, an NBC affiliate
  • Media Department of Roya Investment Services, Inc., in Shenzhen, China
  • Mercy Hospital
  • MidFirst Bank
  • OKC Friday newspaper
  • Oklahoma Arts Institute
  • Oklahoma City RedHawks baseball team
  • Oklahoma City Thunder NBA team
  • Oklahoma City Zoo
  • Oklahoma Council for Public Affairs
  • Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin
  • Oklahoma Living Magazine
  • Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute
  • Oklahoma Tourism Department
  • Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt headquarters
  • Planned 2 Perfection Weddings
  • Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma
  • Schnake Turnbo Frank PR
  • Six Flags Over America Corporate Headquarters
  • Smirk New Media
  • St. Anthony’s Hospital
  • The Edmond Sun newspaper
  • The Gooden Group Public Relations
  • The Journal Record newspaper
  • The Oklahoman newspaper
  • The Republican National Committee
  • U.S. Air Force Public Affairs Office
  • World Neighbors

In addition, OC students have earned summer credit in Washington, D.C., through the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, and in Asheville, N.C., through the World Journalism Institute. Other summer internships outside the Oklahoma City metro area have included WFAA-TV in Dallas, WGXA-TV in Macon, Ga., KJBJ Radio in Houston, Phillips Productions in Dallas, and Southwest Airlines corporate headquarters.

For more information, contact:
Dr. Larry Jurney

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