Department of Educational and Clinical Studies College of Education University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Department of Educational and Clinical Studies College of Education University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Rehabilitation Counseling Advanced Certificate
    • Addiction Studies Advanced Certificate
    • Mental Health Counseling Advanced Certificate
    • Counselor Education Doctor of Education (Ed D) [clinical mental health]
      Specialist in Education (Ed S) [school counseling]
    • Special Education Doctor of Education (Ed D) [early childhood education]
      Doctor of Education (Ed D) [special education]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Master of Education (M Ed)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 133
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 2
    • * 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees


84% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 140
    • Accepted 118
    • Acceptance Rate 84
    • Enrolled 100
  • 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 February 1st May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 Students345
    • Female Percentage82%
    • Male Percentage18%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students345
    • Part-time Percentage53%
    • Full-time Percentage47%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino16%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian54%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races16%
    • Unknown0%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty33
    • Full-time Percentage48%
    • Part-time Percentage52%
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMulticultural issues in counseling, academic interventions for students with disabilities, rough and tumble play in early childhood, inclusive strategies for students with disabilities, addictions
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$343,782

Location & Contact

Department of Educational and Clinical Studies

College of Education
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 453066
Las Vegas, NV 89154-3066
United States

Dr. Thomas Pierce

Interim Chair/Associate Professor

Phone: 702-895-1104
Fax: 702-895-5550

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

Phone: 702-895-3320
Fax: 702-895-4180

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