2,616
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

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

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Public Health/Master of Science in Nursing (MPH/MSN)
Master of Judicial Studies (MJS)
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Master of Justice Management (MJM)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Master of Social Work (MSW)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Specialist in Education (Ed S)
Master of Accountancy (M Acc)
Master of Education (M Ed)
Master of Arts for the Teaching of English (MATE)
Master of Arts in Teaching of Mathematics (MATM)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 626
Doctoral Degrees 112
Other Advanced Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, LSAT, GRE Subject Test, MCAT, DAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, LSAT, GRE Subject Test, MCAT, DAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,986
Applied
1,020
Accepted
709
Enrolled
51%

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 Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, LSAT, GRE Subject Test, MCAT, DAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, LSAT, GRE Subject Test, MCAT, DAT
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 Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

2616
Total Graduate Students
61%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
38%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.38%
Black or African American 2.18%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.88%
Asian 7.65%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 9.33%

Gender

Male (43%)
Female (56%)

Faculty

1,035
Total faculty
Full-time (1,035)
Part-time (0)
Male (714)
Female (321)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
65,952,515

Location & Contact

Address Reno, NV  89557
United States
Contact Dr. Marsha Read
Dean
Email: read@unr.edu
Phone: 775-784-6869
Fax: 775-784-6064