Odessa College will leverage its involvement with the collaborative to build on initiatives coordinated by the college’s Global Center in the Institutional Effectiveness office, which supports the development of innovative instructional design and facilitates scaling successful models across the entire college. Odessa College has been an integral part of educating West Texans since 1946. Currently OC offers more than 120 associate and certificate degree programs, including more than 30 occupational/technical programs to meet the needs of citizens who want to learn new or improve existing skills. OC Global provides educational opportunities to anybody anywhere at any time with fully accredited and completely online degree programs. Odessa College is a minority-serving institution.