Skip to main content

Mark McClendon

Mark McClendon

Mark McClendon,
Director for Assessment and Institutional Research
Academic Affairs


Mark McClendon joined OCU in 2020. Before coming to OCU he served as the director for institutional effectiveness at Midwestern State University in Texas where he led the institutional research, assessment, and accreditation efforts. He worked to increase the accessibility of data to stakeholders and simplify the assessment process. He also led the writing of the SACS accreditation documents and was trained as a peer reviewer.

He is originally from Tulsa and holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s in industrial psychology from the University of Tulsa.