School of Community Health Sciences University of Nevada, Las Vegas

School of Community Health Sciences University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
126
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
76%
acceptance rate
3 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Community Health Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 47
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

76% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 65
    • Accepted 50
    • Acceptance Rate 76
    • Enrolled 33
  • 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 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 Students126
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students126
    • Part-time Percentage58%
    • Full-time Percentage42%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian54%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian12%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races9%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEnvironmental health: micro (mold); health promotion and disease prevention: asthma, diabetes, cancer, HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, injury, hospital-acquired infections; health management and policy/ health information systems; health disparities/health equity; health data analysis and epidemiology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,247,937

Location & Contact

School of Community Health Sciences

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

4505 South Maryland Parkway Box 453063
Las Vegas, NV 89154-3063
United States

Dr. Shawn Gerstenberger

Dean

Phone: 702-895-1565
Fax: 702-895-5184
Email: shawn.gerstenberger@unlv.edu

Graduate College Admissions Evaluator

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


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