Department of Communication Studies Greenspun College of Urban Affairs University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Department of Communication Studies Greenspun College of Urban Affairs University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
16
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
75%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Communication Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • 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 Not reported

Admissions

75% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 12
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 75
    • Enrolled 7
  • 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 January 15th May 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • 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 availableTeaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students16
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students16
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Full-time Percentage75%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American12%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races12%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty6
    • Full-time Percentage83%
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRhetoric/public address and persuasion; interpersonal, family and health communication; media and political communication; sex and gender; cultural studies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Communication Studies

Greenspun College of Urban Affairs
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 454052
Las Vegas, NV 89154-4052
United States

Dr. Tom Burkholder

Chair/Associate Professor

Phone: 702-895-3030
Email: tom.burkholder@unlv.edu

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

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


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