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OU Outreach - Transforming Lives

OU Outreach is committed to the lifelong learner.

Whether you are seeking or wanting to complete a degree, needing professional development training, exploring youth camps for your children or grandchildren, or looking for other enriching learning opportunities, you will discover an array of exciting educational programs.

Young and inquiring minds

OU Outreach’s youth programs offer learning opportunities throughout the year for children and teens in grades 1-12.

Whether it’s flying high in Sooner Flight Academy, prepping for the ACT, learning math and science in summer camp, or tackling world issues in Model UN, youth programs has something for every young, inquiring mind.

Explore Youth Programs

Expand your educational opprotunities

OU Outreach enables working adults and students to earn course credits, degrees and invest in non-credit certifications regardless of their busy lifestyles.

100% Online or one of OU's Worldwide Locations

Named as one of the nation's Best Colleges for Veterans in 2014, OU Outreach offers a variety of independent study, online courses, degree programs and military-site locations to our service members, no matter where they are serving across the world.

Military Programs

Enhance your professional knowledge

Professionals — whether in business, education, or other fields—need skills training that will help them stay current in their positions, advance in their careers, or equip them for new jobs. OU Outreach offers diverse professional development opportunities that will help you succeed.

Professional Development Programs

Grants & Partnership Development

A significant part of OU Outreach are the many grant and contract partnerships held with federal, state, regional, and local entities. These affiliations address broad social, professional, and educational concerns. We work with agencies and organizations of all sizes in the development of exciting new programs, services, and activities.

Grants and Partnerships

OU Outreach Is All About Transformations

In a fast paced, constantly changing world, it’s hard to keep up. Individuals, organizations, businesses, communities, and others have relied on OU Outreach to assist in their transformation. Let OU Outreach help you transform your career, your life, your future.

OU Precollegiate Programs ACT Prep Course

young students preparing for college tests

Do you have a high school student getting ready for college?

OU Precollegiate Programs offers ACT prep courses to help ensure each student’s success when he or she sits for the real exam. The prep courses feature lectures with practice tests, suggested test taking strategies, and time management during the test. Online registration is open for upcoming courses.

View Upcoming Test Prep Courses

Early Childhood Professional Development

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Did you know OU Outreach offers Childhood Professional Development?

The Center for Early Childhood Professional Development provides individuals who work in licensed child care facilities routine training and workshops. The center also provides numerous professional development series that meet DHS requirements and can be applied to the Child Development Associate and certified Child Care Professional national child care credentials. 

Learn more about CECPD Trainings

Gas Conditioning Conference

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Laurance Reid Gas Conditioning Conference is gearing up for its 65th session! 

Presented by OU since 1951, the Laurance Reid Gas Conditioning Conference has gained a worldwide reputation as the principal forum for new ideas, developments, and operations for preparing and purifying natural gasses and other fuels for market. The LRGCC is for all professionals involved in the gas processing, conditioning, and sweetening industries.

Upcoming LRGCC Conference Information


Mature adults attending an Osher Lifelong Learning class

Are you curious about unique subjects and love to learn?

Mature learners (ages 50+) are discovering the challenges and fun found in OU Outreach’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI). OLLI provides more than 100 noncredit courses each year that enable you to transform yourself with knowledge and show you how “Life is Learning”! So sit back, relax, and take some time to look at our offerings.

Explore OLLI Programs