The Division of Academic Affairs encompasses all schools and colleges of Oklahoma City University and several academic support offices including Registrar, International Education, Institutional Research, Assessment, and the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.


Academic Affairs is led by Dr. Kent Buchanan, provost and vice president for academic affairs, and by Dr. David Steffens, assistant provost and professor of music. The Academic Affairs staff is available to assist students, parents, alumni, faculty, staff, and other constituents in all issues associated with academics.


As chief academic officer, Dr. Buchanan champions academic excellence across campus to maintain and enhance the value of an Oklahoma City University education. Academic programs at Oklahoma City University continue to make great strides under his leadership.