University of Nevada-Reno

Reno, NV

University of Nevada-Reno

North Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89557
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University of Nevada-Reno Review

A- Excellent
3.89285 Based on 7 Reviews
Career Preparation
A-
Students and Culture
A-
Facilities
A
Activities and Groups
B+

Degree Overview

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

*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.

993 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
 
36
4
 
2
Applied and Professional Ethics
 
 
 
6
 
Behavioral Aspects of Health
 
 
 
8
 
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
 
 
 
5
 
History, General
 
36
2
 
0
Human Development and Family Studies, General
 
145
3
 
 
International Relations and Affairs
 
92
 
 
 
Multicultural Education
 
 
12
 
 
Philosophy
 
16
7
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
87
4
 
2
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
3
 
Psychology, General
 
236
 
 
 
Public Administration
 
 
10
 
 
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
 
 
7
 
8
Social Psychology
 
 
3
 
7
Social Work
 
76
126
 
 
Sociology
 
38
5
 
 
Women's Studies
 
7
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

881 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
122
17
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
 
26
112
 
 
Business/Commerce, General
 
172
 
 
 
Economics, General
 
69
5
 
0
Finance, General
 
142
7
 
 
International Business/Trade/Commerce
 
22
 
 
 
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
 
187
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

843 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
 
48
 
 
Clinical Nurse Leader
 
 
 
2
 
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
0
 
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
2
 
Gerontology
 
 
 
18
 
Health and Wellness, General
 
387
 
 
 
Medicine
 
 
 
 
63
Nursing Administration
 
 
60
 
 
Nursing Education
 
 
 
0
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
1
13
Nutrition Sciences
 
47
1
 
 
Pharmacology
 
 
 
 
4
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
 
 
 
6
 
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
 
 
 
3
 
Public Health, General
 
 
34
 
0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
 
147
 
 
 
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
 
 
 
7
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

686 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
 
8
6
 
0
Biotechnology
 
3
20
 
 
Chemical Engineering
 
33
2
 
0
Civil Engineering, General
 
74
13
 
10
Computer Engineering, General
 
106
22
 
7
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
43
1
 
4
Engineering, Other
 
 
 
21
 
Environmental Science
 
45
 
 
 
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
 
18
5
 
1
Geological/Geophysical Engineering
 
19
1
 
0
Materials Engineering
 
6
4
 
3
Mechanical Engineering
 
168
6
 
4
Metallurgical Engineering
 
3
0
 
 
Mining and Mineral Engineering
 
18
7
 
 
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
 
 
5
 
 
Nuclear/Nuclear Power Technology/Technician
 
 
 
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

680 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
 
4
2
 
3
Biochemistry
 
118
0
 
2
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
197
6
 
 
Biotechnology
 
3
20
 
 
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
 
 
1
 
4
Chemical Physics
 
 
 
 
4
Chemistry, General
 
36
5
 
15
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology, Other
 
 
 
 
3
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
 
3
 
 
 
Geography
 
16
5
 
1
Geology/Earth Science, General
 
9
4
 
1
Geophysics and Seismology
 
2
0
 
0
Hydrology and Water Resources Science
 
15
6
0
2
Mathematics, General
 
33
6
 
 
Microbiology and Immunology
 
57
 
 
 
Neuroscience
 
72
3
 
0
Physics, General
 
16
2
 
4

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

654 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Adult Literacy Tutor/Instructor
 
 
1
 
 
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
 
5
 
 
 
Art/Art Studies, General
 
28
2
 
 
Biology Teacher Education
 
3
 
 
 
Chemistry Teacher Education
 
1
 
 
 
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
 
 
26
 
 
Creative Writing
 
 
10
 
 
Curriculum and Instruction
 
 
 
 
0
Education, General
 
 
 
 
11
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
 
 
 
0
 
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
 
 
43
 
 
Elementary Education and Teaching
 
64
6
 
 
English Language and Literature, General
 
65
10
 
6
Environmental Education
 
1
 
 
 
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
 
 
4
 
 
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
 
 
 
 
2
French Language and Literature
 
15
 
 
 
General Studies
 
75
 
 
 
Mathematics Teacher Education
 
3
 
 
 
Music Teacher Education
 
9
 
 
 
Physics Teacher Education
 
0
 
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
52
19
0
 
Spanish Language and Literature
 
43
 
 
 
Special Education and Teaching, General
 
 
16
 
 
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
 
63
5
 
 
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
 
65
 
 
0
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/Esl Language Instructor
 
 
 
1
 

145 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
 
138
7
 
 

103 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences, General
 
92
11
 
 

96 Agriculture Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other
 
31
 
 
 
Agriculture, General
 
14
 
 
 
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
 
16
 
 
 
Range Science and Management
 
2
1
 
0
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
 
32
 
 
 

35 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance, General
 
2
 
 
 
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
 
6
 
 
 
Music Performance, General
 
12
 
 
 
Music, General
 
8
7
 
 

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Online Programs

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

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
 
Nursing Practice
 
 
 
 
Public Health, General
 
 
 
 
Social Work
 
 
 
 

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 (Department of Agriculture, Nutrition and Veterinary Science)
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
  • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree 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
  • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Commission on English Language Program Accreditation
  • English Language (Intensive English Language Center)
Council on Education for Public Health
  • Public Health Programs (PHPBG) - Baccalaureate and Graduate level programs offered outside a school of public health
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
  • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree

* 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?

3.7142857142857 Based on 7 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Social Work and Addiction Treatment, Class of 2010

    Licensensure classes and practicum opportunities

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Nutrition, Class of 1993

    Externship, volunteering with a dietitian and at a community service based company.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Interior design, Class of 1992

    Networking through the Native American Association on campus, develop friends through involvement in student government, tutoring and internship.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Sociology, Class of 2008

    I don't know, haven't used these resources

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Finance, Economics , Class of 2015

    They had networking events with small and large businesses

    3 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

4 Based on 7 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Nutrition, Class of 1993

    Students wanted to get their degree in a timely and efficient manner and instructors provided that.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Interior design, Class of 1992

    Diversified. ..all ethnic groups. Great representation of all kinds of people and ideas. Encouragement to join a group and get involved in the campus activities.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Sociology, Class of 2008

    Mostly students from Nevada, and from Las Vegas Not a lot of campus events and activities going on, disappointment culture

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Finance, Economics , Class of 2015

    Everyone is real friendly. Division between Greeks and Independents

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Ecology Evolution and Conservation Biology, Class of 1998

    Graduate students don't interact much with undergrads

    4 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.2857142857143 Based on 7 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Social Work and Addiction Treatment, Class of 2010

    Advanced new library, computer labs in many buildings, main food area with several options.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Nutrition, Class of 1993

    Fine. Some are older but met the needs of students.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Interior design, Class of 1992

    The facilities were great in 1992, but this university has grown to be so much bigger than when I went there. They now have a new engineering building, as well as many other new structures, and a lot more courses are being offered.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Finance, Economics , Class of 2015

    Everything is kept nicely as new supplies and buildings are expected every few years

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Psychology , Class of 1986

    Dorms, gym, dining, arts, classrooms, labs, athletics

    4 Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

3.5714285714286 Based on 7 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Interior design, Class of 1992

    The Native American Association...I think they named it something else. Lots of people follow the Wolfpack. ..their football team.

    5 Rated January 2016

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