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University of Nebraska - Omaha Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Omaha, NE

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Banking and Financial Support Services
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
  • Design and Applied Arts, Other
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Fire Services Administration
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • General Studies
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Gerontology
  • Graphic Design
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Information Technology
  • International/Global Studies
  • Investments and Securities
  • Journalism
  • Journalism, Other
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Latin American Studies
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  • Library and Information Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Natural Sciences
  • Neuroscience
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, Other
  • Real Estate
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • School Librarian/School Library Media Specialist
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Small Business Administration/Management
  • Social Work
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Stringed Instruments
  • Urban Studies/Affairs
  • Voice and Opera
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Liberal arts/general studies, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Not reported

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 10% of classes
10-19 students: 27% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 22% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 32% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 36% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 2% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Not reported
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Social Work, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Public Administration, Master of Accountancy, Executive Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Teaching

Master's Programs of Study

  • Artificial Intelligence/Robotics
  • Communication--General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Economics
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Human Resources Development
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Public Administration
  • Sociology
  • Software Engineering
  • Systems Engineering
  • Technical Communication
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Public Administration

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