University of Nevada Las Vegas



Department of Geoscience-UNLV

Las Vegas, NV 89154

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA;, Ph.D. - Western History; ;Ph.D. - Cultural/Intellectual History

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of History at UNLV has offered an M.A. degree since 1968, and in 1991 inaugurated a Ph.D. program. Our graduates have gone on to careers in teaching, business, law, administration, professional writing, museum work and government service. Graduate degrees from UNLV have been especially helpful to those pursuing teaching careers in secondary schools and community colleges. The history faculty, which includes nationally and internationally recognized scholars, offers a wide range of topical and geographical courses. At the same time, the faculty is dedicated to providing each student with the individual attention necessary for a rewarding graduate experience.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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