• Betsy DeVos speaks at TCC's Second Chance Commencement

    By: Preston Jones , Ryan Love


    TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts: 

    • U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos spoke at the 2019 Tulsa Community College Second Chance Commencement on Tuesday.
    • The commencement was held at the Dick Conner Correctional Center.
    • Over 70 incarcerated students are graduating with a degree or certificate from TCC.
    • Students will also be recognized for completed high school equivalency.
    • Additional students will be recognized for work toward a bachelor's degree from Langston University.
    • The schools are a part of the U.S. Department of Education's Second Chance Pell experiment.
    • 64 schools in 26 states participating in this experiment.

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