Department of Economics College of Business University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Department of Economics College of Business University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
26%
74%
student ratio
27
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 15
fall application deadline
87%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Economics Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Arts/Master of Science (MA/MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

87% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 16
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 87
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 15th May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test or GMAT
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Female Percentage26%
    • Male Percentage74%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Part-time Percentage56%
    • Full-time Percentage44%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian58%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native4%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage86%
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Female Percentage14%
    • Male Percentage86%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLabor economics/industrial organization; real estate economics; macroeconomics and credit markets; urban, regional and environmental economics; public finance/public policy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$62,078

Location & Contact

Department of Economics

College of Business
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 456005
Las Vegas, NV 89154-6005
United States

Dr. Mary Riddel

Chair/Professor

Phone: 702-895-2792
Fax: 702-895-1354
Email: mary.riddel@unlv.edu

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

Phone: 702-895-3320
Fax: 702-895-4180
Email: gradcollege@unlv.edu


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