Graduate Programs Overview

University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Las Vegas, Nevada. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $6,309 for Nevada residents and $21,962 for other students in average.

It offers two hundreds -one graduate programs: 74 Master's, 91 Doctorate, 35 Post-Bachelor's, 11 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 1,108 students have been conferred Master's degree and 421 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameUniversity of Nevada-Las Vegas
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address4505 S Maryland Pky, Las Vegas, NV
Graduate School Students5,278 students
2,559 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$6,309
Out-of-State$21,962
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 211 Graduate Programs
74 Master's, 11 Doctorate, 46 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at University of Nevada-Las Vegas with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Nevada residents, the tuition & fees are $6,309 and $21,962 for non-Nevada residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $297 for Nevada residents and $624 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$5,675$21,328
Fees$634$634
Cost per Credit$297$624
Books & Supplies$1,240
Room & Board$10,924 (On-Campus) / $10,830 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,368 (On-Campus) / $6,596 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$22,841$38,494
Off-Campus Total$24,975$40,628
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$5,500$5,776$5,934$6,158$6,309
Out-of-State$19,410$19,964$20,406$21,209$21,962

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Nevada-Las Vegas offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 524 major areas - 71 Master's (1 online programs), 85 Doctorate (1 online programs), 34 Post-Bachelor', 10 Post-Master'. The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total1,1084215911
Men390201195
Women718220406
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Architecture
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Architecture
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Science Technologies/Technicians
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Natural Resources And Conservation
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Legal Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Architecture
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Psychology
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Architecture
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Science Technologies/Technicians
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Human Services
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
English Language And Literature
Liberal Arts And Sciences, Humanities
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Science Technologies/Technicians
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Legal Studies
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Visual And Performing Arts

Graduate Student Population

Total 31,142 students enrolled in University of Nevada-Las Vegas including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 5,278 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 2,147 male and 3,131 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 3,018 full-time and 2,260 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 2,559 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 827 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total5,278
Men Students2,147
Women Students3,131
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total5,278
Full-time Students3,018
Part-time Students2,260
By race/ethnicity 2,317 White, 400 Black, and 583 Asian students are attending at University of Nevada-Las Vegas. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total5,278
American Indian /
Native American
17
Asian583
Black400
Hispanic950
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
16
White2,317
Two or more races368
Un-Known287
33 students are younger than 22 and 988 students are older than 65. The school has 2,808 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,449 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total5,278
21 & Under33
22-24959
25-291,849
30-34883
35-39566
40 & Over988
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At University of Nevada-Las Vegas, 2,559 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 827 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment5,278
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,559
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses827
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses1,892
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,559
Nevada Resident1,790
Other State In U.S.243
Outside of U.S.48



Related Articles and Ads