Nevada Graduate Education Schools & Programs

Nevada Graduate Education Schools & Programs

Nevada Graduate Education Schools with Master's & PhD Degree Programs

University of Nevada - Las Vegas Graduate College
Among the Graduate Education Schools of 2010 listed by US News and World Report, UNLV Graduate School offers Master and Doctoral level degree in Counselor Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Educational Psychology, and Special Education. The 337-acre campus of UNLV is located in Paradise, Nevada, a suburb of Las Vegas.

Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction

Qualified graduate students focus on research in the theory and practice of education. Areas of emphasis include cultural and international studies in education, educational technology, teacher education, mathematics education, music education, literacy, and teaching English as a second language (TESL).

Master of Education in School Counseling

Graduates of this program are equipped to handle the needs of K-12 populations, with all their cultural and linguistic diversity. These include academic, career, and personal/social needs. They manage resources and build bridges between the school and the families, community, and agencies of the area.

Contact Information

* Address: 4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154-1017

* Phone Number: (702) 895-3320


University of Nevada - Reno College of Education
Nestled near the mountains overlooking Truckee Mountains in Reno, Nevada, the University of Nevada is commonly referred to as simply "Nevada." Nevada College of Education offers master and doctoral level degrees in Curriculum Teaching and Learning; Educational Psychology, Counseling, and Human Development; Educational Leadership; and Educational Specialties.

PhD in Educational Leadership

Graduate students can pursue this degree after attaining a Master's degree or in conjunction with a Master's. Students choose an area of specialization according to their specific career goals. The Educational leadership degree is for those persons seeking to become scholars who administrate K-12 schools, teach or administrate at institutions of higher learning, and research to advance the educational field.

Master of Education in Educational Specialties

This degree program has four options: Literacy Studies, Special Education, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, and Equity and Diversity in Educational Settings. Though these programs are aimed at professional educators, the Special Education and the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages tracks can prepare a student for certification.

Contact Information

* Address: Mail Stop 0278, Reno, NV 89557-0278

* Phone Number: (775) 784-4345

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