Academic Videos

Oklahoma Christian University offers much more than a great college experience. OC is a place that prepares people to make a living and a life. These videos feature some of our successful students, alumni, and faculty here in the Oklahoma City metro and beyond.

  • Jon Carroll and Corey Earwood - Oklahoma Christian University alumni Jon Carroll and Corey Earwood played big roles in the development of Sphero’s BB-8 app-enabled droid, the hottest toy from the blockbuster movie, Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens. Read their story at oc.edu/BB8. Read their story at oc.edu/BB8.

  • Alex Alderson - Alex graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2012 with a degree in accounting. Originally from Argyle, Texas, he now works as an accountant preparing tax returns at Ernst and Young. Click here for info about OC's College of Business Administration.

  • David Bowden - David graduated from Oklahoma Christian in 2010 with a Bible degree. He shares Jesus through his unique brand of beat poetry and through his work with Wishing Well. Click here for info about OC's College of Biblical Studies.

  • Blakely Brown - is a family studies major from Denison, Texas. She’s a former foster child, and her heart for kids leads her to serve at the camp where she became a Christian. Click here for info about OC's Department of Psychology and Family Studies.

  • Eric and Geri Cope - help kids in poverty through their company, Smile Squared. Eric earned his marketing degree from OC in 1988; Geri graduated in 1993 with a liberal studies degree.

  • Spencer Goad - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2009 with a degree in mathematical, computer and information sciences. He develops software for Chesapeake Energy, one of the leading energy companies in the USA. See info about OC's MCIS program.

  • Erin Engelke - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2000 with a degree in public relations/advertising. After many years as an executive with World Neighbors, she's now the vice president of communications and public relations for Feed the Children. Click here for more info about OC's communication degree programs.

  • Ann Evans - Ann graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2006 with a biology degree. She now works as a general surgery resident at Loyola University in Chicago and travels the world as a medical missionary. See info about OC's pre-med program.

  • Reagan Hightower - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2011 and became an emergency room nurse at Mercy Hospital. But she's serving beyond the ER, taking trips to Rwanda and the Philippines to help with healthcare for people in need. Click here for more info about OC's nursing program.

  • Halie Hilburn - a native of Vernon, Texas, graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2008 with an interdisciplinary studies degree. Her American Idol audition in Oklahoma City earned acclaim and a trip to Hollywood. Click here for info about OC's interdisciplinary studies degree.

  • Scott Hill - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2008 with a graphic design degree. He's the principal owner of Mast, a nationally-respected marketing and design firm based in Denver, Colorado.

  • Katelyn Jackson and Hannah Ketring - Katelyn, a psychology major from Jonesboro, Ark., and Hannah, an English/writing major from Nashville, Tenn. are continuing the OC tradition of grads accepted into the prestigious Teach For America program. They’re also both part of OC’s Honors Program. Click here for info about the Honors Program.

  • Dr. Scott LaMascus - is a 1984 Oklahoma Christian University graduate who serves as OC's vice president for academic affairs. His passion for the Honors Program and his heart for all students make him a popular professor on the OC campus. See an overview of OC's academic programs.

  • Meredith Lynn - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2011 with a public relations degree. She quickly became the PR director for Orange Leaf, one of the fastest-growing frozen yogurt companies in the world. See info about OC's communication degree programs.

  • Pie Masomo - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2012 with a degree in computer engineering. He was part of OC's Rwandan Presidential Scholars program, which brings some of the best and brightest students in Rwanda to the United States for college. Pie is now a business professional back in Rwanda. See info about OC's Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

  • Zekariah McNeal - is double-majoring in Bible and electrical engineering. He wants to make a difference in his career as a Christian engineer. See info about OC's College of Engineering & Computer Science Click here for info about OC's College of Biblical Studies.

  • Dr. Lawrence Murray - has a diverse teaching menu, including an Honors course on race, class and gender. He’s mission-minded on campus and abroad. click here for info about the Department of Psychology and Family Studies

  • Dr. Amanda Nichols - originally from Laredo, Texas, earned her chemistry degree at Oklahoma Christian in 2003. She's now a professor, living out her faith in the classroom and helping OC students take advantage of the undergraduate research opportunities she had. See info about OC's Department of Chemistry and Physics.

  • Ryan Parker - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2009 with a degree in mathematical, computer and information sciences. He's a web developer and popular musician in Oklahoma City. See info about OC's MCIS program.

  • Anne Rawlins - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2006 with an interdisciplinary studies degree. She now is the manager of corporate relations for United Way Worldwide in Washington, D.C. Click here for info about OC's interdisciplinary studies degree.

  • Shelby Rigsby - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2013 with a degree in elementary education. He now teaches first grade at Frontier Elementary School in Edmond, Oklahoma. See info on OC's Degree in Elementary Education.

  • Jonathan Taliaferro - graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2003 with a computer engineering degree. He was a lead engineer for Garmin before ESPN hired him away to develop mobile apps. Click here for more info about OC's ABET-accredited engineering programs.