University of Nevada, Reno (UNR)

Reno, NV

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University of Nevada, Reno

University of Nevada, Reno

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Agriculture and Natural Resources

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Agricultural Animal Breeding
Agricultural Economics
Animal Sciences
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Forest Management/ Forest Resources Management
Forestry
General Natural Resources Management and Policy
Natural Resources/Conservation
Wildlands, Fish and Wildlife Management and Science

Arts & Humanities

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies
Christian Studies
Divinity, Ministry, Seminary (BD, MDiv)
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
English Composition
English Language and Literature
Film, Cinema, Video, Movie Studies
Foreign Languages and Literatures
French Language and Literature
General Music
General Studies
German Language and Literature
History
Interior Design
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Music Performance
Other English Language and Literature/Letters
Philosophy
Product and Industrial Design
Religion/Religious Studies
Spanish Language and Literature
Theology/Theological Studies

Business

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Accounting
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
Business Administration and Management
Business/Commerce
Business/Corporate Communications
Business/Managerial Economics
Construction Management
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Fashion/Apparel Design
Finance
Hospitality Management and Administration
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Logistics and Materials Management
Management Information Systems
Management Science
Marketing/Marketing Management
Other Accounting and Related Services
Other Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
Other Marketing
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
Restaurant & Food Services
Tourism, Travel, and Hotel Services Management

Communication & Media

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Advertising
Animation, Interactive Media, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Broadcast Journalism
Commercial & Advertising Art
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Communications Technology/Technician
Design & Visual Communications
Film/Video & Cinematography
Graphic Design
Intermedia/Multimedia
Journalism
Other Computer Software and Media Applications
Photography
Recording Arts Technology
Web Page, Digital Multimedia, Information Resources, and Graphic Design

Cosmetology & Beauty

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Barbering/Barber
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist
Esthetician & Skin Care
Hair Styling & Hair Design
Make-Up Artist/Specialist
Manicurist/Nail Specialist

Culinary Arts & Food Service

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Baking and Pastry Arts
Culinary Arts

Education

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Adult Literacy Tutor/Instructor
Business Teacher Education
Curriculum and Instruction
Early Childhood Education
Education
Educational Leadership and Administration
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Other Education
Other Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
Other Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Secondary Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching

Engineering

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Geological/Geophysical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Metallurgical Engineering
Mining and Mineral Engineering
Other Electrical Technician
Other Engineering
Water Resources Engineering

Family and Consumer Science Professions

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Child Development
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
Human Development and Family Studies
Other Housing and Human Environments

Fitness, Recreation and Leisure Studies

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Other Health and Physical Education/Fitness

Health & Medical Services

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Clinical/Medical Lab. Technician
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) and Licensed Vocational Nurse Training (LVN)
Massage Therapy, Therapeutic Massage
Medical Insurance/Biller
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Nursing Administration
Nursing Assistant / Aide and Patient Care Assistant / Aide
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Other Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems (Holistic Medicine)
Other Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
Other Nursing
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Public Health (MPH, DPH)
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Registered Nurse and Registered Nursing (RN)
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Surgical Technologist
Ultrasound Technician

Interdisciplinary Studies

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Gerontology
Neuroscience
Nutrition Sciences

Legal Professions

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Court Reporting
Legal Administrative Assistant
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Legal Studies
Other Legal Professions and Studies

Life Science

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences
Biotechnology

Mathematics and Statistics

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Mathematics

Natural Sciences

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
Chemistry
Geology/Earth Science
Geophysics and Seismology
Physics

Security and Protective Service Careers

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Corrections
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement
Firefighter, Fireman and Firefighting Science
Forensic Science and Technology
Homeland Security (DHS, National Security Policy, Disaster Planning and Intelligence)
Human Services
Other Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, Paramilitary, and Related Protective Services

Skilled Trades

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Aircraft Maintenance
Autobody Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Building Property Management and Maintenance
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)
Plumbing Technology/Plumber
Welding Technology/Welder

Social Sciences

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Anthropology
Clinical Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Criminology
Economics
Forensic Psychology
Geography
German Studies
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
International Relations and Affairs
Political Science and Government
Psychology
Social Psychology
Sociology
Sport Psychology
Urban Studies/Affairs
Women's Studies

Social Work

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Public Administration
Social Work

Technician Careers

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Computer Systems Technology
Other Engineering Technologies/Technicians

Technology

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Computer Repair and Installation Technology, Technician
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance (CIS, Internet Security)
Network and System Administration / Administrator
Other Computer Programming
Other Computer and Information Sciences
Other Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Telecommunications Technology
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Transportation Careers

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology
Truck and Bus Driver, Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor (Trucking)

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Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
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Veterinary Medicine

Major Certificate Program Bachelors Masters
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant

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UNR Ratings & Reviews

Overall Rating for Academics:

Rated 1 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave University of Nevada, Reno 1 stars in Academics.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Academics Rating

Please see above. Honestly, classes/programs, professors, workload, class size, etc. are laughable at best.


UNR Academic Details

Academic Calendar Semester
Average Freshman GPA 2.90
Retention Rate 79%
Carnegie Class Research Universities (high research activity)
Orientation Month(s) Orientation for new students held in May, June, July, August, and January.

Specialty Study Options

  • Double Majors
  • Independent Study
  • Honors Program
  • Internships

Domestic Off-Campus Semester-Away Programs

  • Sea Semester
  • Other: Congressional internships in Washington, DC.

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Agriculture
  • Business
  • Education
  • Health Professions
  • Home Economics
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science

Pre-Professional Programs

  • Pre-Law
  • Pre-Veterinary

Class Sizes at University of Nevada, Reno

  • Fewer than 20 Students: 33%
  • 50 - 100 Students: 9%
  • 20 - 49 Students: 52%
  • 100+ Students: 6%
Fewer than 20 Students 33%
50 - 100 Students 9%
20 - 49 Students 52%
100+ Students 6%


Faculty at University of Nevada, Reno

Total Faculty 567
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 27
Full-Time Professors 539
Male Faculty 347
Part-Time Professors 28
Women Faculty 220

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