Graduate Programs Summary at University of Nevada-Reno

University of Nevada-Reno is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Reno, Nevada. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. For academic year 2019-2020 the graduate school tuition & fees are $5,931 for Nevada residents and $20,982 for other students in average.

University of Nevada-Reno offers 119 graduate programs: 61 Master's, 42 Doctorate, 11 Post-Bachelor's, 5 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 764 students have been conferred Master's degree and 203 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
University of Nevada-Reno
School NameUniversity of Nevada-Reno
TypePublic, 4 or more years
AddressNorth Virginia Street, Reno, NV
Graduate School Students3,533
Tuition & Fees (2019-2020)In-State$5,931
Student to Faculty19:1 (5.26%)

2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

Next table and chart describe 2019-2020 graduate tuition & fees at University of Nevada-Reno with tuition changes over last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Nevada resident, the tuition & fees are $5,931 and $20,982 for non-Nevada resident. The average room & board cost is $11,960 and the total cost of attendance is $38,612 when a student pays out-of-state tuition rate and living on-campus facilities such as dormitory. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $280 for Nevada resident and $605 for out-out-state students.
2020 COATuition Trends
Graduate School 2020 Tuition & Costs - University of Nevada-Reno
Cost per Credit$280$605
Books & Supplies$1,300
Room & Board$11,960 (On-Campus) / $11,960 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$4,370 (On-Campus) / $4,370 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$23,561$38,612
Off-Campus Total$23,561$38,612
Graduate Tuition Changes (2016-2020) - University of Nevada-Reno

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

University of Nevada-Reno offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 119 major areas - 60 Master's (3 online program), 40 Doctorate (1 online program), 10 Post-Bachelor', 4 Post-Master'. Next table summarizes total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
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 program.
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Philosophy And Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Science Technologies/Technicians
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

At University of Nevada-Reno, total 21,463 students enrolled in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, total 3,533 students are enrolled for graduate degree programs. By gender, it has 1,461 male and 2,072 female students. By attending status, there are 1,568 full-time and 1,965 part-time students in graduate schools at University of Nevada-Reno. University of Nevada-Reno offers online degree program and 289 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 248 students are taking some graduate online courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution - University of Nevada-Reno
Men Students1,461
Women Students2,072
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution - University of Nevada-Reno
Full-time Students1,568
Part-time Students1,965
By race/ethnicity 2,096 White, 122 Black, and 207 Asian students are attending at University of Nevada-Reno. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution - University of Nevada-Reno
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races137
38 students are younger than 22 and 523 students are older than 65. The school has 1,700 students aged between 22 and 30 and 867 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution - University of Nevada-Reno
21 & Under38
40 & Over523
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At University of Nevada-Reno, 289 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 248 students are enrolled in some online course.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - University of Nevada-Reno
Total Enrollment3,128
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses289
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses248
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses2,591
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - University of Nevada-Reno
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses289
Nevada Resident206
Other State In U.S.63
Outside of U.S.16