University of Nevada-Las Vegas is a public university and has a tuition of $20,510. 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 Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing is a three-year, intensive studio arts terminal degree with a strong international emphasis and requires the writing of a book-length creative thesis in either fiction, literary nonfiction, or poetry. The objectives of the MFA degree are to enable the student to master the craft of writing in the chosen genre to a publishable level to train the student in traditional literary studies and in writing pedagogy and to provide the student with some practical knowledge of literary translation and literary publishing. The goal of the three-year course of studies is to prepare the student for a teaching career at the university, college, or community college level and or for writing as a profession outside of the academy to provide the student with an international perspective on the creation, publication, and teaching of the literary arts, specifically fiction, literary nonfiction, or poetry to encourage an appreciation of literature and writing in all its forms in a global context and to inspire literary activism of the public intellectual and person of letters.