Program at a glance

How much does it cost? 

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How do I apply?

Open to all undergraduate students. Applicants must have a high-school diploma or GED. Learn how to apply.

What will I learn in an international affairs degree program?

Areas of emphasis in the international affairs program

  • Asia

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno offers an emphasis in Asian studies which focuses language coursework and the study of historical and political complexities of Asia.

  • Europe

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno offers an emphasis in European studies which focuses language coursework and the study of historical and political complexities of Europe.

  • Latin America

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno offers an emphasis in Latin American studies which focuses language coursework and the study of historical and political complexities of Latin America.

  • North America

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno offers an emphasis in North American studies which focuses language coursework and the study of historical and political complexities of North America.

  • Diplomacy, law and organization

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno offers an emphasis in Diplomacy, law and organization studies which focuses coursework on the study of historical and political complexities of diplomacy, law and organization.

  • International environmental studies

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno offers an emphasis in international environmental studies studies which focuses coursework on the study of historical and political complexities of international environmental studies.

  • International political economy

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno offers an emphasis in international political economy studies which focuses coursework on the study of historical and political complexities of international political economy.

  • Minor

    The Department of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno also offers a minor in Asian Studies as well as in Latin American Studies. Both minors incorporate language coursework and the study of historical and political complexities of those regions.

You can afford the University of Nevada, Reno

46% of undergraduate students receive financial aid

Almost everyone is eligible to receive financial aid. If you think your family’s income is too high to qualify for financial aid, you might be surprised.

50%+ of all students graduate with no debt

That's right. More than half of our students leave the University of Nevada, Reno with no student debt.

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At the University of Nevada, Reno Honors College, our students maximize their unique gifts and passions through a series of personalized experiences that deepen their capacity for transformative societal impact.

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