Degrees and Programs

Degrees and Programs at the University of Nevada, Reno

The University of Nevada, Reno offers hundreds of degrees, certificates and licensures in more than 145 academic majors. Take the next step and find a degree program that's right for you.

Undergraduate Programs

Select a major from more than 135 areas of study options covering nearly every professional field, such as history, engineering, agricultural science, and education.

Bachelor's Degree Programs
A bachelor's degree is the traditional undergraduate program with a primary focus in the student's major area of study designed for high school graduates and transfer students from other colleges and universities.

Academic Minors
An undergraduate minor is a series of classes in a subject area that complement the student's major.

Graduate Programs

With a full breadth of master's and doctoral degree opportunities, you can join nearly 3,000 graduate students at the University of Nevada, Reno pursuing transformative research in fields such as hydrology, computer science, clinical psychology, fine art, and more.

Find a Program by Interest

Not sure of what you want to study? We offer wide-ranging academic options in diverse fields of study, such as engineering, health sciences, education, liberal arts and humanities, public health, computer science, psychology, and business. Explore the categories below to find a degree program in an area of study that interests you.

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Explore Academic Programs by College

Each of the University's colleges and schools offer leading academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Whether you want to study data science in the College of Science or English literature in the College of Liberal Arts, we have a program for you. Browse our academic selections by college below.

Online Learning Programs

The University of Nevada, Reno offers a range of courses and fully online programs that provide students and busy working professionals with flexible learning options. From addiction treatment to social work, literacy studies to renewable energy, you can find an online option that fits your academic and career goals. Learn more about our online academic programs below.

Continuing and Professional Studies Programs

Individuals seeking noncredit professional development courses, travel programs, certificate programs, workshops, teacher in-service units, and certifications may select from a variety of learning options through the University of Nevada, Reno's Extended Studies. Find a program that's right for you below.

University of Nevada, Reno General Catalog

The University's General Catalog is the official repository of degree requirements, as well as academic procedures and policies. Learn about curriculum requirements, courses of study, fees, faculty members, and more.

University Catalog

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