64
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Nevada, Reno / Orvis School of Nursing is located in Reno, NV, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Master of Public Health/Master of Science in Nursing (MPH/MSN)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 13

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

28
Applied
26
Accepted
16
Enrolled
93%

Applying

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

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in bachelor's degree from accredited school
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

64
Total Graduate Students
48%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
51%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.81%
Black or African American 1.56%
White or Caucasian 81%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.81%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.56%

Gender

Male (12%)
Female (87%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time (12)
Part-time (0)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Analysis and evaluation of nursing theory, strategies for nursing applications
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
112,000

Location & Contact

Address Reno, NV  89557
United States
Contact Dr. Stephanie S. DeBoor
Graduate Program Director
Email: deboors2@unr.edu
Phone: 775-682-7156
Fax: 775-784-4262