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Las Vegas, NV, 4505 S Maryland Pky
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University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 28,600 students and offering 224 degrees in Las Vegas, NV.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Nevada-Las Vegas.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
1,027 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
1
Anthropology
25
11
2
Asian Studies/civilization
7
Educational Psychology
12
3
3
History
48
7
4
Human Services
21
Latin American Studies
0
Linguistics
2
Marriage and Family Therapy/counseling
0
0
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
50
Philosophy
21
Political Science
98
9
3
Psychology
326
15
12
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology
0
Public Administration
46
60
19
Public Policy Analysis
0
2
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
2
Social Sciences
20
Social Work
42
72
Social Work
0
Sociology
68
3
5
Women's Studies
8
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Education and Liberal Arts
858 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
3
Applied Mathematics
0
Art Studies
72
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
3
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
0
65
1
Creative Writing
17
Curriculum and Instruction
181
1
3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
24
29
Elementary Education and Teaching
81
English Language and Literature
84
0
5
English/language Arts Teacher Education
0
French Language and Literature
8
French Language Teacher Education
0
General Studies
0
German Language and Literature
0
Health Teacher Education
1
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
10
4
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
1
0
Science Teacher Education/general Science Teacher Education
1
Secondary Education and Teaching
34
Spanish Language and Literature
13
6
0
Spanish Language Teacher Education
2
Special Education and Teaching
27
70
0
9
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
92
2
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
2
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
7
Urban Education and Leadership
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Hospitality
805 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Hospitality Management
655
63
1
Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations
74
Hotel/motel Administration/management
0
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
0
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
8
Restaurant/food Services Management
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
692 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
186
58
Business Administration and Management
109
78
1
Commerce
0
Economics
30
8
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
18
Finance
104
Finance and Financial Management Services
0
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
0
International Business
22
Marketing/marketing Management
76
Operations Management and Supervision
0
Real Estate
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Healthcare
637 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Health Nurse/nursing
0
Athletic Training/trainer
18
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician
0
Clinical Nurse Specialist
0
Dentistry
76
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
0
Gerontology
0
Health/health Care Administration/management
35
21
Health/medical Physics
1
3
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
166
23
1
Medical Radiologic Technology/science - Radiation Therapist
27
Nursing Education
0
Nursing Science
14
Nutrition Sciences
41
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
4
Pediatric Dentistry/pedodontics
6
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
0
Physical Therapy/therapist
0
28
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants
0
Public Health
2
19
6
Radiologic Technology/science - Radiographer
0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
1
Registered Nurse
119
26
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling
0
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/counselor
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
361 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law
0
Criminal Justice
217
10
0
Forensic Science and Technology
1
Law
133
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Mathematics and Science
327 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Astronomy
1
1
Biochemistry
18
0
Biology
201
0
1
Chemistry
7
1
7
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences
0
10
2
Geology/earth Science
24
0
0
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
3
Mathematics
18
14
7
Physics
9
0
2
Science Technologies/technicians
1
Statistics
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Engineering
275 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
0
Architecture
28
17
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
1
Civil Engineering
39
13
9
Computer Engineering
25
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
27
7
4
Engineering
2
4
Environmental Studies
15
1
Interior Architecture
8
Landscape Architecture
6
Mechanical Engineering
58
6
2
Nuclear Medical Technology/technologist
1
Solar Energy Technology/technician
1
Transportation and Highway Engineering
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
165 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Acting
4
Culinary Arts and Related Services
13
Dance
12
Dance
1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
12
3
Film/cinema/video Studies
49
4
1
Fine Arts
0
5
Graphic Design
0
Music
29
18
6
Music Pedagogy
1
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Computer Technology
92 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
39
13
0
Information Science/studies
1
0
Management Information Systems
10
26
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Communication and Media
89 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mass Communication
79
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
12
Trades and Careers
7 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Engineering
1
Construction Management
6
0
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Nevada-Las Vegas.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Educational Psychology
Engineering
Family Practice Nurse/nursing
Hospitality Management
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants
Public Administration
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Registered Nurse
Social Sciences
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship (Nutrition Sciences Program)
Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency) (School of Dental Medicine)
Predoctoral (School of Dental Medicine)
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics (Shadow Lane Campus)
Pediatric Dentistry (Shadow Lane Campus)
American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Law (LAW) - Professional schools American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Marketing, Class of 1992

not enough at least when I went.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 2006

A social work internship at a community agency is required.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Marketing, Class of 1992

It was not too strong, small at that time, lived off campus, worked alot too.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 2006

It is a commuter school. Students are older and live away from campus. There is a lot of school spirit though.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 2006

They are very modern and updated. High quality and accessible.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
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Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
Social Work, Class of 2006

Going to basketball games. Going out to eat.

Rated January 2016
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