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Center for Public Management

OU’s Center for Public Management (CPM) partners with state agencies and local government to find solutions. At the OU Center for Public Management, we value relationships, collaboration, resourcefulness, integrity and commitment. CPM is dedicated to fostering a higher quality of life by working with the public sector to optimize services.

Welcome to Center for Public Management

Leverage the resources of the University of Oklahoma for workforce training and technical assistance, organizational consulting, research and evaluation, conference services and information solutions. 

CPM partners with state agencies and local government to find solutions

We work with public agencies, non-profits, and private industry to deliver cost-effective, customer-oriented solutions that are tailored to meet unique needs and situations. But what makes us stand out from the crowd is the ability to draw upon the vast resources of the entire University’s faculty and staff. When our team of experts partner with your experts, we think you will find new benchmarks of customer satisfaction and quality in the services and products provided.

OU-CPM provides training, research and consultant support for the professional and programmatic development of DHS staff, providers, clients and community partners.   

Various Services Provided

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How CPM assists our clients

  • Training facilities and coordination
  • Online training development and delivery
  • Project and event management
  • Program design and consultation
  • Call center consultation

Our Partners

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Training and development assistance

CPM works with public agencies, nonprofits, and private industries to deliver cost-effective, customer-oriented solutions tailored to each client. 

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Discover Your Career at OU

Find out how your talents can impact the lives of Oklahomans and discover your career at the OU Center for Public Management, including:

  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Curriculum Writers/Instructional Designers
  • Marketing/Outreach
  • Learning Consultant/Project Manager
  • Technical Programmers/Developers/Analysts/Testers
  • Academy/Event Service Specialists
  • Program Service Representatives
  • Employer Service Representatives
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Administrative Support
  • Management and Supervision


CPM has been honored numerous times for innovative product lines and effective use of resources and personnel. Let us show you how we can use innovative cost sharing principles and reimbursable accounting practices to make your projects more efficient and affordable than you would have thought possible.


Center for Public Management

Phone (405) 325-0519  ~  Email