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Department of Criminal Justice Greenspun College of Urban Affairs University of Nevada, Las Vegas

  • Las Vegas, NV
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 76%24%
    student ratio
  • 41
    total students
  • $4,752 | $18,662
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • April 15
    fall application deadline
  • 58%
    acceptance rate
  • 1 Degree
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Criminal Justice And Criminology Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 17
    • 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 Required for some and Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 34
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • Enrolled 17
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 15th May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • 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
    • In-state tuition *$4,752
    • Out-of-state tuition *$18,662
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • 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 Students41
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Part-time Percentage54%
    • Full-time Percentage46%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino18%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian32%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races38%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage48%
    • Part-time Percentage52%
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchApplied statistics, comparative and survey research, and GIS; crowd violence, terrorism and environmental criminology; gender, race, juvenile delinquency and crime; police policy, crime control and prevention and corrections; jury decision-making, human aggression, and victimization
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$214,349

Location & Contact

Department of Criminal Justice

Greenspun College of Urban Affairs
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 455009
Las Vegas, NV 89154-5009
United States

Dr. Joel Lieberman

Chair/Associate Professor

Phone: 702-895-0013
Fax: 702-895-0252
Email: joel.lieberman@unlv.edu

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

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



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