Why choose our online graduate programs?

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National Tier 1 University (U.S. News & World Report)

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Study at an R1 Carnegie Classification research institution

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Learn from industry experts active in the field

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Multiple start dates per year

Preparing tomorrow’s leaders through discovery and engagement.

Since our founding as a land-grant institution in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno has emphasized a college education as an attainable goal for everyone. With a focus on experiential learning, high-impact research opportunities and community outreach, an education at the university prepares students for academic, personal and career success. Our student body represents all 50 states and 96 countries, creating a truly diverse and dynamic Pack.

The University of Nevada, Reno is known as a high-impact institution with a focus on research in education that extends well beyond the borders of our state. The online degrees that we offer help to accommodate the needs of busy working professionals through flexible class scheduling and effective online delivery.


Featured Online Graduate Degree Programs

Online Master of Social Work

The online Master of Social Work (MSW) program is designed to prepare students to engage policy practice that helps advance social and economic well-being across system levels with diverse client groups. Choose from our Advanced Standing Path or Traditional Path.

Continuing a tradition of high academic standards.

The University of Nevada, Reno is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. The university has been accredited since 1938, with individual degree programs that are also accredited through various discipline-specific organizations.