Department of World Languages and Cultures College of Liberal Arts University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Department of World Languages and Cultures College of Liberal Arts University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
85%
15%
student ratio
13
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
August 1
fall application deadline
87%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Hispanic Studies Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • 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? No
    • 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

Admissions

87% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 8
    • Accepted 7
    • Acceptance Rate 87
    • Enrolled 5
  • 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 August 1st May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 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 availableTeaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students13
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students13
    • Part-time Percentage92%
    • Full-time Percentage8%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino38%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian46%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown16%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty2
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTwentieth century Spanish Literature, poetry of the twenties and thirties, and post-Civil War Spanish literature by women; linguistics: social linguistics and dialectology; women narrators of Mexico and Spain; fantastic literature; Judaism in literature in Spanish; Mexican film and Mexican culture
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of World Languages and Cultures

College of Liberal Arts
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 455047
Las Vegas, NV 89154-5047
United States

Dr. Ralph Buechler

Chair/Associate Professor

Phone: 702-895-3546
Fax: 702-895-3431
Email: ralph.buechler@unlv.edu

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

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


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