School of Social Work Greenspun College of Urban Affairs University of Nevada, Las Vegas

School of Social Work Greenspun College of Urban Affairs University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
82%
18%
student ratio
206
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 15
fall application deadline
69%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work Master of Social Work (MSW)
    • Master of Social Work/Juris Doctor (MSW/JD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 65
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • 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

69% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 172
    • Accepted 120
    • Acceptance Rate 69
    • Enrolled 93
  • 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 May 15th May 1st Not Reported
    • 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 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 Students206
    • Female Percentage82%
    • Male Percentage18%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students206
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Full-time Percentage69%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino19%
    • Black / African American21%
    • White / Caucasian44%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage80%
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Female Percentage87%
    • Male Percentage13%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchChild welfare and juvenile justice, health and mental health, poverty and social justice, substance abuse, public policy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$484,864

Location & Contact

School of Social Work

Greenspun College of Urban Affairs
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 455032
Las Vegas, NV 89154-5032
United States

Dr. Joanne Thompson

Director/Professor

Phone: 702-895-0521
Fax: 702-895-4079
Email: joanne.thompson@unlv.edu

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

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


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