UCO has temporarily shifted most in-person classes to synchronous virtual delivery through Jan. 31. Campus facilities and services will remain open and offer in-person and virtual options. COVID-19 protocols remain in place. Masks are required on campus when around others. Students, faculty and staff who are directly exposed to or test positive for COVID-19 should fill out UCO's COVID-19 Self-Reporting form. To learn more about current operations, view the university's coronavirus webpage.
UCO Connected Campus
Offering quality, accredited, flexible online degrees that broaden your opportunities.
Connected to Relevance
The UCO Connected Campus features degrees that are relevant to the needs of today’s job market.
M.P.A., Urban Management
The UCO Master of Public Administration prepares you to take a leadership role in public service, contributing to meaningful programs and advancements that make our communities thrive. The UCO MPA - Urban Management track promotes an emphasis on urban management, sustainability, urban planning and policy, emergency management and sustainable economic development. The MPA can be completed in as little as two years for $15,500.
The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree will help to provide for the increasing global need of health care practitioners with expanded nursing knowledge. The degree is available to students who have completed a traditional baccalaureate degree in nursing and to Career Advancement students who have an associate degree in nursing who would like to pursue a master's degree. The MSN is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
M.P.A., Public and Nonprofit Management
The UCO Master of Public Administration prepares you to take a leadership role in public service, contributing to meaningful programs and advancements that make our communities thrive. The UCO MPA - Public and Nonprofit Management track focuses on managing nonprofit organizations and offers an opportunity to explore administrative law, cases in public administration, health policy and state administration. The MPA can be completed in as little as two years for $15,500.
The online Master of Business Administration at the University of Central Oklahoma is a professional program that uniquely positions students for global career success. The UCO MBA Online meets the demands of today’s working professionals. The program is designed for students who desire the flexibility of online courses, personal care from the faculty and staff, and networking opportunities online and in person. UCO MBA Online students learn to combine the requisite theoretical and practical knowledge to develop the leadership and management skills for today’s business world.
M.Ed., Library Media Education
The online Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Library Media Education meets the requirements set forth by the Oklahoma State Department of Education for standard certification as a School Library Media Specialist for grades PK-12. Upon completion of this specialized program, students will have developed a theoretical, philosophical and practical knowledge base and prescribed competencies upon which to enter the common school, private school, and other institutional job markets in school librarianship. In addition to earning their M.Ed., students will also have the opportunity to complete the Oklahoma School Library Media Specialist Certification.
RN to B.S. in Nursing
The RN to B.S. in Nursing track at UCO is available online for RNs who are interested in furthering their nursing education. Upon successful completion, nurses will have earned a Bachelor's of Science degree. Registered nurses are eligible to apply to the UCO RN to BS track with: an associate degree from an accredited nursing program; successful completion of the NCLEX-RN licensure exam; completed the university prerequisites; and, a current unencumbered nursing license.
B.B.A., Human Resource Management
The online bachelor of business administration in human resource management (HRM) program prepares students in areas of employee relations, compensation and benefits, and recruiting. The program curriculum is aligned with the standards of the largest professional body – the Society of Human Resource Management – in the world of work. Due to this, students selecting HRM as a major prepare to be functionally capable of taking on a generalist role, performing the core HR functions on the job, in any organization.
The online bachelor of business administration in marketing program equips our students with the intellectual and professional knowledge, and skills necessary for marketing and business positions in the regional, national and global marketplace. Students are prepared for visible marketing functions such as advertising, sales promotion, publicity, merchandising and transportation, as well as the less-visible functions like strategic planning, market research, new-product and new-market development, branding and forecasting.
Connected to Flexibility
The UCO Connected Campus is available when you are. Break time at a busy job, cooking and kids, or pajamas and coffee – no matter what time it is, where you are or what you are doing, we’re ready for you with support. You just need a computer, an internet connection and a desire to learn. Pet supervision optional.
Connected to Personal Experience
Going to college can be overwhelming. We understand that. We have a lot of experience working with students at all levels and all phases of life. Your Connected Campus concierge will guide you through each step of the enrollment process and student experience. And once you are in your classes, your faculty are ready to help with real-world expertise in their fields.