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The University of Nevada - Las Vegas

The University of Nevada - Las Vegas

4505 S Maryland Pky
Las Vegas, NV 89154
(702) 895-3011

The University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1957. This university, which is near the center of the city, is in Las Vegas, NV. It is the the third oldest and the second largest institution in the state of Nevada. UNLV offers subjects including real estate and school psychology. Students are offered 15 certificates, 106 degrees at the bachelors level, 67 masters level degrees, and 30 degrees at the doctoral level by UNLV. In 2010, 28,203 students pursued degrees from the 136 programs at this university. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits it. This large university is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Nevada.

Admission

In 2010, 7,800 students applied to this university. This university admitted approximately 78% of applicants or 6,084 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 7,800 students applied to this university. This university admitted approximately 78% of applicants or 6,084 students. Just over half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 78%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 80%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 75%

Student Demographics

28,203 students were enrolled at UNLV in 2010.

Student Demographics

28,203 students were enrolled at UNLV in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 12691
  • Total Enrolled Female: 15512
  • Undergraduate Male: 10140
  • Undergraduate Female: 12394
  • Graduate Male: 2438
  • Graduate Female: 3231

Faculty Demographics

This university has 1,415 teachers. 59% of faculty are full-time, about 40% of faculty are part-time, and close to 40% of faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

This university has 1,415 teachers. 59% of faculty are full-time, about 40% of faculty are part-time, and close to 40% of faculty are women.

  • Male: 839
  • Female: 576
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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