Why OCU Law
The city is your classroom.
Our school is in a class of its own.
Nestled in the bustling heart of downtown, OCU Law is surrounded by courthouses, law firms, government agencies, businesses, non-profits, and all the amenities Oklahoma City has to offer.
Here, you will experience:
- Flexible schedules and part-time options
- 85+ externships within close proximity of the downtown campus
- Our American Indian Law and Sovereignty Center
- The Oklahoma Innocence Clinic, the only Innocence Project partner in the state
- The Murrah Center, an opportunity to study national security, intelligence, and counterterrorism law
- The Norick Municipal Law Research Clinic – the first of its kind in the United States
- The Center for Criminal Justice, an opportunity for practical lawyering experience
Finish your Dual Degree Faster
Students pursuing J.D./M.B.A., J.D./M.A. or J.D./M.P.A. degrees enjoy reduced credit-hour requirements for each degree.
Dual degrees in business and law position students for career and entrepreneurial success.Explore
Prepare for a public interest career by combining your Law degree with a Master’s of Applied Sociology – Nonprofit Leadership.Explore
Discover Our Unique Advantages
“I think servant leadership is the foundation for any great leader and OCU Law is a service-oriented school. This institution taught me about the law and how to be more involved with my community, which has made me a better lawyer.”
– Chadwick T. Holeman,
2012 Graduate and Senior Attorney at Devon Energy
“I felt like I lived in a prison in Colombia. Knowing I couldn’t truly bring change in my country given its reality gives me so much fuel to fight for my dreams in this country. Fighting for freedom and those that are invisible, has been my compass throughout my life.”
– Carolina Rubio MacWright,
2006 Graduate, Immigration Attorney at Carolina MacWright
“I view a lawyer as someone who has the power to help others seek justice. The love and appreciation the Ghanaians show me create a magnificent environment in which I feel lucky to spend so much of my time. ”
– Karli McMurry,
2011 Graduate and Founder of One Love Worldwide, a clean water project serving the people of West Africa
“The thrill for me is working with some of the most talented baseball players in the world and being a small part of helping them accomplish their dreams both on and off the field. ”
– Jeff Berry,
1998 Graduate and Co-Head of Sports Baseball Division, Creative Artists Agency (CAA)
“I think an OCU law degree is a stepping stone. It will take you to the next level. It will open doors for you. It will give you the opportunities that you never thought were possible.”
– Jim Klepper,
1990 graduate and Founder of Interstate Trucker LTD.