Online Bachelor of General Studies, Free Virtual Open House


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About the online Bachelor of General Studies degree

The online Bachelor of General Studies degree is offered by the University of Nebraska at Omaha campus and prepares adult students for professional careers and further academic study.

The online BGS degree emphasizes multidisciplinary study, providing graduates with a versatile education they can apply to a variety of workplace settings.

Students receive personalized guidance in developing their individual degree plan from advisers who specialize in working with adults returning to the university setting.

The following online program concentrations are available:

  • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • General Administration
  • Geography
  • Information Technology
  • Library Science
  • Management Information Systems
  • Nonprofit Administration

What You'll Gain

Dave Cassiday

        David Cassiday


Facilitated by University of Nebraska at Omaha Distance Education Manager, David Cassiday, the Virtual Open House enables participants to:

  • Learn more about the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Bachelor of General Studies online degree
  • Understand the flexibility and benefits of the BGS "Option II"
  • Hear from current UNO online students, how to best survive and thrive as an online student
  • Have your questions answered! Participants may send their specific questions in ahead of time, or submit them via chat during the presentation

How It Works

  • The Open House is formatted like a webinar, which is held in real-time — please choose your desired session when you sign up
  • The Open House uses a web-based, webinar-type application — all you need is an Internet connection to participate (no signficant downloads required, although you may be asked to update your computer's Flash player at the beginning of the webinar)
  • Upon signing up, you will receive information via e-mail with details and login instructions; your e-mail address will be used only to communicate with you about the Open House unless you expressly request more information