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College of Science

Register for Explore the ScienceS | Las Vegas 11/12/14
Register for Discover the sciences | Reno 11/19/14

Science is a natural choice for all students

Since the University of Nevada classes opened in 1874, science has played a leading role in the growth of the University.

Upon its inception and through its various incarnations, the College of Science at the University of Nevada, Reno has had one basic task: to provide the quality of education and scientific leadership necessary to achieve the highest level of academic excellence.

Student Resources

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Departments & Statewide Programs

Davidson Building- College of Science Discover the variety of departments in the College of Science.

Degree Programs

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The Mackay School

The Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering

The Mackay School of Earth Sciences & Engineering is one of the first comprehensive schools of mines in the world.

Major Research Programs

High Desert research New discoveries are made every day in the College of Science.

Accelerated Programs

Women in Science working together

The College offers accelerated programs that combine bachelor's degrees with degrees in medicine, dental medicine and business administration.

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