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University of Nevada, Reno

College of Engineering

Reno, NV

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University of Nevada, Reno

Overview

University of Nevada, Reno / College of Engineering is located in Reno, NV.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 68
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

290
Applied
165
Accepted
64
Enrolled
57%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
95
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500
TOEFL IBT score: 61
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

228
Total Graduate Students
57%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
42%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.19%
Black or African American 1.32%
White or Caucasian 34%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.44%
Asian 9.21%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.07%

Gender

Male (79%)
Female (20%)

Faculty

76
Total faculty
Full-time - 76
Part-time - 0
Male (70)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Fabrication, development of new materials, structural and earthquake engineering, computer vision/virtual reality, acoustics, smart materials
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Reno, NV  89557
United States
Contact Dr. Emmanuel Maragakis
Dean
Email: maragaki@unr.edu
Phone: 775-784-6925