UCO Connected Campus
Offering quality, accredited, nationally ranked, flexible online degrees that broaden your opportunities.
Connected to Excellence
UCO's Connected Campus is nationally ranked as a top institution for providing quality, accredited online degree programs in the 2022 “America’s Top Online College” list from Newsweek.
Connected to Relevance
The UCO Connected Campus features degrees that are relevant to the needs of today’s job market.
M.M., Music Education
UCO’s online Master of Music in music education is designed with the needs of working teachers in mind. This 100% online program offers the flexible program teachers desire, as well as affordability. The fully online degree can be completed in as little as four semesters, for as low as $13,500.
As a student in the online Master of Music in music education program, you will benefit from experienced, caring professors with a teaching-first focus and commitment to quality.
M.A., Strategic Communications
The online Master of Arts in strategic communications – leadership in communications at the University of Central Oklahoma emphasizes the strong leadership skills necessary for career advancement in the ever-growing communications industry. The master's in strategic communication is a 100% online program, which offers flexibility and affordability for working professionals. Curriculum will focus on learning to read, conduct, understand and communicate research to support organizational goals. Students graduate equipped to address issues surrounding change, organizational culture, ethics and technology in the fast-paced and dynamic communications industry.
The Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in finance will prepare you for a successful career in investments, banking, corporate finance, financial planning, insurance and real estate. With the flexibility and affordability of this fully online program, the online B.B.A. in finance is ideal for students returning to college to complete their degree or for those just starting. The online finance program at UCO will develop your problem-solving and critical thinking abilities, which will provide you with the in-demand skills needed in today's expanding financial field.
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 University of Central Oklahoma’s online Bachelor of Science in management is a career-oriented program, designed for those who want to develop their knowledge, skills and abilities to succeed as a general manager across diverse sectors. It provides a unique student-centric approach to virtual coursework. All courses are designed and taught by high-quality faculty who are experts in their field. Students will be guided by their student success advisor to chart their individualized plan, choosing to go full time or part time. This customized career path makes the track ideal for those who seek a self-paced, transformative learning experience to earn a Bachelor of Business Administration in management.
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.