University of Nevada, Las Vegas


The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) is recognized nationally as a comprehensive teaching and research university that provides students with an excellent education at a reasonable cost.  UNLV has established an agenda for the next decade to become a premier metropolitan research university.  All UNLV programs are accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges.  Individual programs have further accreditation from professional accrediting organizations.

Since its founding in 1957, UNLV has seen dramatic growth in both its academic programs and its facilities.  There are more than 100 undergraduate, 70 masters, 34 doctoral and 10 certificate degree programs offered to more than 28,000 students as well as international programs in Hotel Administration in Singapore and in Nursing in the Philippines through St. Jude's.  UNLV has received over $95 million in external funding during FY 2006-2007 and more than $68 million from federal grants and contracts.  Of UNLV's students, 79 percent are undergraduates, 76 percent are Nevada residents, 24 percent are members of minority groups, and four percent are international students.  The average class size is 30.

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The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Accounting   CERT, BS    
Addiction Studies   CERT    
Adv Forensic Social Work   CERT    
Adv Mental Health Counseling   CERT    
African American Studies   BA    
Anthropology   BA    
Architecture   BS    
Architecture - Landscape   BA    
Architecture - Urban and Regional Planning   BS    
Art - General   BA    
Art History   BA    
Athletic Training   BS    
Biochemistry   BS    
Biological Sciences   BS    
Biological Sciences - Aquatic   BS    
Biology - Biotechnology   BS    
Biology - Microbiology   BS    
Biology - Preprofessional   BS    
Botany/Plant Biology   BS    
Business   BS    
Chemistry   BA, BS    
Chemistry - Biological   BA, BS    
Civil Engineering   BS    
Clinical Laboratory Science   CERT, BS    
Communication Studies   BA    
Communication Studies Probationary   BA    
Comparative Literature   BA    
Comprehensive Medical Imaging   BS    
Computer Engineering   BS    
Computer Science   BA, BS    
Construction Management   BS    
Criminal Justice   BA    
Culinary Arts - Beverage Management   BS    
Culinary Arts Management   BS    
Dance   BA    
Dance Production and Management   BA    
Early Childhood Education   BS    
Economics   BA, BS    
Education, General   BA, BS    
Electrical Engineering   BS    
Elementary Education   BA, BS    
English   BA    
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies   BS    
Environmental Studies   BA, BS    
Environmental/Geology/Earth Science   BS    
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other   BA    
Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner   CERT    
Film   BA    
Film Probationary   BA    
Finance   BS    
Finance Services   BS    
Financial Investment   BS    
Financial Planning and Services   BS    
Fitness Management   BS    
Food Service Management   BS    
Forensic Science   BA    
French   BA    
French Language Teacher Education   BA, BS    
Geology   BS    
German   BA    
German Language Teacher Education   BA, BS    
Gerontology   CERT    
Graphic Design & Media   BA    
Health and Physical Education   BS    
Health Care Administration   BS    
Health Care Administration   BS    
Health Career Professional Studies - Medical School Partnership   CERT    
Health Physics   BS    
History   BA    
Hospitality Administration/Management   BS    
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management   BS    
Human Resource Management   BS    
Human Services   BS    
Informatics   BS    
Information Management   BS    
Information Science/Studies   BA, BS    
Insurance - Finance   BS    
Interdisciplinary - Latin American Studies   BA    
Interdisciplinary Asian Studies   BA    
Interdisciplinary Linguistics Studies   BA    
Interdisciplinary-Multidisciplinary   BA    
Interior Architecture and Design   BS    
International Business   BS    
Jazz/Jazz Studies   BA    
Journalism Media Studies   BA    
Kinesiological Sciences   BS    
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other   CERT    
Lodging and Resort Management   BS    
Management   CERT, BS    
Management Information Systems   CERT, BS    
Management-Quantatitive   BS    
Marketing   BS    
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling   CERT    
Mathematics   BA, BS    
Mathematics - Actuarial Science   BS    
Mechanical Engineering   BS    
Meeting/Events/Gaming Management   BS    
Music   BA    
Music Composition   BA    
Nuclear Medicine   BS    
Nursing   BS    
Nursing Education   CERT    
Nutrition Probation   BS    
Nutrition Sciences   BS    
Operations/Supply Chain Management   BS    
Other Liberal Arts   No Degree    
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing   CERT    
Personnel Management   BS    
Philosophy   BA    
Physical Education K-12   BS    
Physics/Computational/Applied   BS    
Political Science   BA    
Political Science Probationary   BA    
Pre Computer Engineering   No Degree    
Pre Engineering/Computer Science   No Degree    
Pre-Accounting   BS    
Pre-Civil Engineering   BS    
Pre-Communication Studies   BA    
Pre-Computer Engineering   BS    
Pre-Computer Science   BS    
Pre-Construction Management   No Degree    
Pre-Criminal Justice   BA    
Pre-Culinary Arts   BS    
Pre-Economics   BS    
Pre-Finance   BS    
Pre-Food Services   BS    
Pre-Human Resources Management   BS    
Pre-Management Information Systems   BS    
Pre-Marketing   BS    
Pre-Meeting and Events Management   BS    
Pre-Nursing   BS    
Professional Development   DIPL    
Professional Golf Management (Recreation)   BS    
Psychology   BA    
Psychology Probationary   BA    
Public Administration   BS    
Public Health   BS    
Public Health/Community   BS    
Radiography   CERT    
Real Estate & Urban Economics   BA    
Recreation   BS    
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse   BS    
Romance Languages   BA    
Secondary Education   BA, BS    
Secondary Education - English Literature   BA, BS    
Secondary Education - Physical Science   BA, BS    
Social Sciences, General   BA    
Social Work   BS    
Sociology   BA    
Spanish   CERT, BA    
Spanish Language Teacher Education   BA, BS    
Special Education   BA, BS    
Statistics/Actuarial   BS    
Technical Theatre/Entertainment Design and Technology   BS    
Theatre Arts   BA    
Theatre Arts - Performance/Acting   BA    
Theatre Arts Stage and Screen/Performance/Acting   BA    
Undergraduate Exploring Majors   BA    
Urban Studies   BS    
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor   CERT    
Women's Studies   CERT, BA    
Workforce Education BA/BS   BA, BS    

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Contact Information

Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Recruitment
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Box 451021
4505 Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89154-1021
(702) 774-UNLV (8658)


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