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Department of Educational Leadership

Overview

University of Nevada, Reno / Department of Educational Leadership is located in Reno, NV.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Specialist in Education (Ed S)
Master of Education (M Ed)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 19
Doctoral Degrees 4
Other Advanced Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

64
Applied
40
Accepted
35
Enrolled
63%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
95
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500
TOEFL IBT score: 61
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

143
Total Graduate Students
73%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
26%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.99%
Black or African American 4.2%
White or Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.8%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.9%

Gender

Male (38%)
Female (61%)

Faculty

17
Total faculty
Full-time (17)
Part-time (0)
Male (8)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Law, finance, supervision, organizational theory, principalship
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
136,457

Location & Contact

Address Reno, NV  89557
United States
Contact Dr. Bill Thorton
Graduate Program Director
Email: thorbill@unr.edu
Phone: 775-682-9075