More than three dozen Oklahoma inmates graduate from community college

HOMINY, Okla. — More than three dozen men at an Oklahoma prison just graduated from community college.

Oklahoma Department of Corrections officials said the incarcerated men at Dick Conner Correctional Center in Hominy received diplomas and certificates from Tulsa Community College on Thursday.

Authorities said 600 men have completed their higher education since the Oklahoma Department of Corrections partnered with Tulsa Community College 15 years ago.

“Please help us congratulate the Class of 2022,” Oklahoma Department of Corrections officials wrote on Facebook.