Department of Educational Psychology and Higher Education College of Education University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Department of Educational Psychology and Higher Education College of Education University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
73%
27%
student ratio
125
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 15
fall application deadline
63%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Higher Education Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Educational Psychology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [learning and technology]
      Master of Science (MS)
      Specialist in Education (Ed S)
    • Educational Leadership Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Doctor of Philosophy/Juris Doctor (PhD/JD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 23
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 9
    • * 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
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees

Admissions

63% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 82
    • Accepted 52
    • Acceptance Rate 63
    • Enrolled 34
  • 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 March 15th May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGMAT or GRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, writing exam
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE General Test
    • 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 Students125
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students125
    • Part-time Percentage53%
    • Full-time Percentage47%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino12%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInnovation and change in educational settings; educational policy, finance, and marketing; psycho-educational assessment; student retention, persistence, development, language, and culture; statistical modeling, program evaluation, qualitative and quantitative research methods
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$158,645

Location & Contact

Department of Educational Psychology and Higher Education

College of Education
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 453002
Las Vegas, NV 89154-3002
United States

Dr. LeAnn Putney

Chair/Professor

Phone: 702-895-4879
Fax: 702-895-3492
Email: leann.putney@unlv.edu

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

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


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