University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a public university and has a tuition of $19,724. This tuition makes it moderately affordable among all universities in the country .
Among all public universities in the state of Nevada, it is ranked 75 in terms of cost and is moderately affordable.
The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Biological Sciences within the School of Life Sciences (SoLS) consists of four sectional research concentrations that reflect the scope of modern biology: Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB), Integrative Physiology (IP), Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB), and Microbiology (MB). Students must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours from a list of core and approved courses within their research section. As such, it is expected that their dissertation work will be published in peer reviewed journals with the student listed as first author.