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University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Department of Film

Las Vegas, NV

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Overview

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

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Film/writing for dramatic media
(Certificate) Writing for dramatic media

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Other Advanced 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
Creative project and defense
Other Advanced Degrees Creative project and defense

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

5
Applied
3
Accepted
3
Enrolled
60%

Applying

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

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Writing sample

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 Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

8
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 75%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 12.5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (75%)

Faculty

2
Total faculty
Full-time - 2
Part-time - 0

Research

Focus of faculty research: Screenplay, stage play, television series, Web entertainment content, production
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4505 South Maryland Parkway
Box 455015
Las Vegas, NV  89154-5015
United States
Contact Dr. Heather Addison
Chair/Professor
Email: heather.addison@unlv.edu
Phone: 702-895-3547
Fax: 702-895-4395

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