Students seeking undergraduate and graduate academic credit will find a wide
variety of options here. Whether you need the convenience of evening studies,
the flexibility of independent learning, or the accessibility of our teacher
recertification credits, we offer a variety of ways to pursue degree programs
or develop career skills while earning university credit – all with your
busy schedule in mind.
Academic Credit Options (ACO)
Academic credit courses for degrees, teacher recertification and career advancement are offered each year through Extended Studies. Students can earn credit on campus, on site in outlying areas across northern Nevada, and via electronic delivery. Academic credit classes offered in Reno and several off-campus locations for the semester are listed here.
365 Learning — Convenient options for higher education
Want to learn from home? You can do that. Want to learn during nontraditional hours? You can do that too. 365 Learning is all about giving you the options you need to succeed on your own schedule. See information below and visit us at www.unr.edu/365 for more about all our online classes and degrees, weekend and evening classes, Summer Session, Wintermester and more!
Online Learning courses, certificate programs and degrees
Study anytime, anywhere! More than 200 online undergraduate and graduate classes in more than 30 subjects are available through Online Learning. Register for online classes with enrollment deadlines that match those for the University’s semesters. We also offer online academic certificate programs, several online graduate degrees and an online Executive MBA (EMBA). Visit www.unr.edu/365.
Late-Start and Weekend Classes
More than 30 late-start three-credit classes that fulfill Capstone, Fine Arts and Diversity requirements and more will be offered weekends on campus during Spring 2014. Additional University weekend classes are also available through UCAN, and all of the University’s general weekend classes are searchable on MyNEVADA at mynevada.unr.edu. Visit www.unr.edu/365 or call (775) 784-4652.
Evening Studies — take classes and earn your degree at night!
With expanded offerings and core curriculum choices beginning after 5 p.m., choose from hundreds of the University’s late- afternoon and evening classes! Complete degree programs are also available “after hours,” including bachelor’s degrees in art, business, criminal justice, English, general studies, geography, political science and psychology. Earn a master’s degree after hours in accountancy, business administration (MBA), educational psychology, finance, information systems or public administration. Visit www.unr.edu/365 or call (775) 784-4652; evening classes are also searchable on MyNEVADA.
Put your summer to work with Summer Session
Choose from more than 1,300 classes for undergraduate or graduate credit in a variety of subjects. You can supplement your degree program, fulfill a certfication requirement or just take a class for the pure fun of learning. Summer classes are offered May- August during three condensed terms in a reduced time format, but content is rigorous and equal to that of a 15-week course. Visit www.unr.edu/365 or call (775) 784-4652.