Cole graduated from Howard Payne University in May 2020 with his BS degree. While at HPU he played basketball for four years, was a member of the Tri-Beta Honor Society, served as vice president of a technical science club, and volunteered at local churches and schools. Cole originally pursued the medical field, majoring in Biology and minoring in Biomedical Sciences, until later in his college career he switched to taking engineering and technical courses. He continues to take classes at local colleges while working fulltime. He is taking his work ethic that originated from playing basketball and is focusing on his position as an Inside Sales Associate with Keasler Associates.