Tag Archives: Why OCC

OCC K-9 Program Prepares Handlers and Dogs for Partnerships That Protect Public

To protect and serve is a phrase made famous with officers in training. For the more than 200 canines and their handlers who have graduated through Oakland Community College’s (OCC) K-9 program, it is the aim and purpose of their … Continue reading

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Criminal Justice Department Offers OCC’s First Complete Online Degree Program

Oakland Community College (OCC) has expanded its reach and is now offering its first fully-accredited, completely online degree program in Criminal Justice. The Criminal Justice-Generalist Associate of Applied Science degree was chosen for online delivery based on the versatility of … Continue reading

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OCC Students Carve Icy Niche in Winter Competitions

Local Award-Winning Team Brings Home National Gold and Bronze Wins Winter competitions are not for the faint of heart. Competitors must bring skill, endurance, agility and fearlessness to win. When your teammates and rivals pack chain saws, razor sharp chisels … Continue reading

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Karen Wentz – Alumni Profile

Q&A with Karen Wentz Wayne County Assistant Prosecutor | OCC Adjunct Faculty Member | OCC Associate in Applied Science, 2010 | Founding President, Criminal Justice Student Association Describe your success story and what you’re doing now. After receiving my degree … Continue reading

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Oakland Community College Invites Public to Convocation Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Oakland Community College (OCC) invites the public to join faculty, staff, and students to a special event honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Friday, January 12, 2018. The convocation, sponsored by the College Committee … Continue reading

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