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University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Department of Art

Las Vegas, NV

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Overview

University of Nevada, Las Vegas / Department of Art is located in Las Vegas, NV, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

31
Applied
3
Accepted
2
Enrolled
10%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
95
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree, 20 slides of work

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

11
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 27.27%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 63%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 9.09%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (63%)
Female (36%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 8
Part-time - 4
Male (7)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Studio arts: printmaking, sculpture, mixed media, photography, film and digital; graphic design; art history, theory and criticism
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4505 South Maryland Parkway
Box 455013
Las Vegas, NV  89154-5013
United States
Contact Dr. Louisa McDonald
Chair/Professor
Email: louisa.mcdonald@unlv.edu
Phone: 702-895-2717
Fax: 702-895-4346