Twyman attended Oral Roberts University in 1978:
Oral Roberts University (ORU) is a private evangelical liberal arts university in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Founded in 1963, the university is named after its founder, evangelist Oral Roberts, and accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The university enrolls approximately 4,000 students.
Sitting on a 263-acre (1.06 km2) campus, ORU offers over 60 undergraduate degree programs along with a number of masters and doctoral degrees. ORU is classified among “Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields”.
Vern Twyman then entered the life, health, and disability insurance business later expanding into financial planning and asset management and eventually developing one of the largest fee- based financial and estate planning firms in the United States.