New Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education
Earn the skills needed to provide care and education to children of highly mobile families.

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Finish your degree
Maintain work and life commitments while finishing your undergraduate degree. Earn the respected credential that's flexible enough to fit your busy life.

New Aviation Studies, BGS program now available.

Online Bachelor's Degree Completion

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Exceptional students demand exceptional educators
The need for highly trained special education professionals is growing.

Advance your skills with one of more than 10 online degree programs, certificates or endorsements in special education.

Teacher Special Education Online Degree

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Online Degree Programs Take Top Rankings in U.S. News & World Report Poll
The University of Nebraska at Omaha ranked in the top 20 of online bachelor programs nationally by a new US News & World Report poll.

The University of Nebraska−Lincoln online MBA program jumped to 6th in the nation. UNL's bachelor's program was also highly ranked, as were its graduate Education programs.

Top Online Programs Rankings by U.S. News

Getting Started

You made the right decision to earn your degree. Now get started in the right direction.

  1. Check for program availability in your state
  2. Choose a program
  3. Review admission requirements
  4. Apply Online

 Student Perspective

"The program affirmed that 'old dogs' can learn new tricks. I know I am a better administrator because of this program."

 — Marilyn K. McGahan, Vice President, North Platte Community College, Graduate of the Community College Leadership - Certificate program

A Leader in Online Education

A great university is defined by its faculty and its graduates. At the University of Nebraska, we are committed to providing access to an exceptional online educational experience – wherever you are.

Professional Achievement – Online

The University of Nebraska offers more than 100 online degrees, certificates and endorsements from four campuses. No matter where your interests lie — health care, business, science, education, or the arts — you'll find a great education opportunity online at NU.

Learn from Leading Faculty – Online

Many of our faculty are highly regarded internationally for their expertise in their field and for their contributions to research and society. These same faculty teach students on-campus and online.

Our faculty understand and support the goals and dreams of our online university students. That's why so many of our alumni are successful professionals recognized for their talents, knowledge and services to their communities.

After all, we've been delivering distance education to students for over 100 years.

Fully Accredited – Online

All University of Nebraska campuses are fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Many programs also carry prestigious accreditation specific to their discipline.

Featured Programs

New! Insect Biology for Educators, Grad Certificate 
Gain a deeper understanding of your content area. 

BS Radiation Science Technology, BS
Earn your degree and advance your career.

BGS Geography, BGS
One of nine highly flexible degree programs in high-demand areas.

New! Physical Education Master Teacher, MAE
Increase your skills to better asses student learning and design curriculum.

The University of Nebraska is regionally accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission