Educational Background

A native of Louisiana, Dr. McKown earned academic degrees from Texas A&M University, Paris Junior College and Louisiana College.


Texas A&M University - Commerce

Commerce, Texas

Ed.D. Major: Curriculum and Instruction; Minors: Management and Vocational Education

Dissertation: Critical Behaviors of Texas Community Colleges in Meeting Black and Hispanic Faculty Hiring Goals

Paris Junior College

Paris, Texas

A.A., with highest honors

Texas A&M University - Commerce

Commerce, Texas

M.Ed. Majors: Secondary and Higher Education; Reading

Louisiana College

Pineville, Louisiana

B.A., magna cum laude. Major: English; Minor: Speech

Farmerville High School

Farmerville, Louisiana

High School Diploma (Valedictorian)