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Thanksgiving Break, NOV. 23-25: Classes Canceled, Offices Closed.:

The Max Chambers Library will be open 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m., Nov. 22., 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 23 and will be closed Nov. 24-26. The Wellness Center will be closed Nov. 23-27 and will resume normal hours Nov. 28.

Nursing Students

Meeting Community Needs

Food science program partnering with the regional food bank, the public health program addressing homelessness, the W. Roger Webb Forensic Science Institute (FSI) helping address criminal justice initiatives through the Innocence Project and working to develop STEM curriculum partnerships with the OKC Memorial.

Expansion of Online Degrees and Micro-credentials

Central offers 12 fully online programs to meet student and workforce demands, including a Master of Science in nursing and a Master of Science in public administration. UCO is leading the state in development and awarding of skill-based credentials responding to workforce needs in the state. 

Top Forensic Science Degree and Proposed Doctor of Science

As the national leader in the field, UCO is pursuing the addition of a professional doctorate in forensic science. The program will produce leaders prepared to advance in the forensic science workforce and keep communities safe with a detailed knowledge of critical technical skills, advanced-level research experience and much-needed laboratory management training.

Collaborating with Business Leaders

UCO’s LX Studio designs and develops services for community business partners to help best address needs including the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, Love’s Oklahoma Council on Economic Education and the Oklahoma City Police Department.