PACE "creates opportunities and collaborates with various colleges on the University of Oklahoma campus to offer credit courses; partners with state agencies, arts communities and federal government to serve Oklahoma communities in professional development, lifelong learning and community education.”
Professional, Academic, and Community Education (PACE) offers University students additional opportunities to gain academic credit both online and traditionally in order to obtain their dream of earning a degree from a nationally recognized higher education institution, collaborates to offer educational programs to meet community needs and interest, training programs to educators, business and industry partners as well as the administration of grants and contracts with public, private and government agencies.
PACE content area specialists work with academic departments and agencies to provide:
- Advanced Placement Summer Institute for middle school and high school teachers
- Arts & history education through free lecture series and the annual Medieval Fair at Reeves Park
- Lean Six/Sigma Fundamental training workshops
- Opportunities for currently admitted University of Oklahoma students to gain credit hours needed for graduation through Intersession
- Travel study programs