Online Bachelor’s Degree in Gerontology Now Available through NU Online

The University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) is now accepting applicants for the fully online Bachelor of Science in Gerontology with a concentration in administration. Accepted applicants may enroll in courses for the fall 2019 semester. To learn more about the online bachelors of gerontology, visit:

The 120-credit-hour program uses a multidisciplinary approach to find solutions to issues related to the world’s aging population. Topics include independence, health changes, and programs and services for aging adults. Students also have the opportunity to gain real-world experience through practicum placements.

The demand for qualified professionals continues to grow with the growing population of citizens 65 and over. Career opportunities are numerous and varied and the degree offers students tailored coursework that compliments several industries.

Online learning through the University of Nebraska offers flexibility, convenience, and a high quality learning experience. Many students are full-time working adults and online learning gives them the ability to take a few courses a semester while also maintaining their busy life schedules.

University of Nebraska Online ( is the University’s collaborative distance education initiative focused on providing greater access for more students to the high-quality courses and program offered online by the four campuses of the university system. By coordinating efforts among the campuses, the University of Nebraska offers more than 125 degree, certificate, and endorsement programs in 16 subject areas, including certificate, bachelor, master’s, and doctoral programs.