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OCCC Faculty

Jake Nelson

Professor of English
Division of Arts, English, and Humanities
Programs: English

Courses Taught

English Composition I
English Composition II
Film Studies
Intro to Literature
Survey: American Literature I
Survey: American Literature II
Survey: British Literature I
Survey: British Literature II
Survey: World Literature I
Survey: World Literature II


Jake Nelson grew up in the state of Oklahoma. He worked as a tutor for many years with ESL students. Upon graduation from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Masters in English—Creative Writing, he began teaching at OCCC. He is a big fan of film and also 19th to 20th century literature. Loving all things related to writing, Professor Nelson loves to focus on essay structure in relationship to story structure.

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Phone: (405) 682-1611, ext 7250
Office location: VPA, Room104
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Please refer to your syllabus for my office hours. Please email me or give me a call. That contact information is provided on this page. Or contact the Division of Arts, English, and Humanities at 405-682-7558 to get my current office hours.

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