Faculty Directory Oakland Community College has one of the most qualified and dedicated community college faculties in the state Michigan. This experienced faculty is dedicated to teaching and the success of their students. Did you know that: All classes are kept small to ensure that students get the attention necessary to succeed. All classes are taught by faculty, no teaching assistants. Faculty are carefully selected for their formal academic preparation as well as their professional expertise and communication skills. Ninety-three percent of OCC's faculty hold advanced degrees, a Masters degree or higher. Twenty percent of the faculty have the highest degree in their field. Part-time and full-time career program faculty have extensive professional experience in the field in which they teach. A special effort is made to ensure the faculty mirrors the diversity of the county.