Oakland Community College


  • Essay scoring will be based on the essay contest rubric which is comprised of elements of the college‚Äôs writing and critical thinking evaluation rubrics
  • A minimum of 20 out of 25 possible points must be obtained based on the evaluation rubric in order to qualify for one of the top three awards.
  • At the time of submission, students may request feedback on their essay by the Evaluation Committee.
Scoring Rubrics

The scoring rubrics can be found in the the 2014-15 Essay Packet PDF.