University of Nevada Las Vegas Rankings

University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) is a premier metropolitan research university. All programs at UNLV are accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU). The international programs are approved by the Council on International Educational Exchange.

The UNLV College of Business is accredited by the AACSB, the premier accrediting organization for colleges of business worldwide.


- Listed among Tier 2 National Universities in the 2011 edition of Best Colleges (US News 2011).

- Ranked 166th in "The Washington Monthly National University Rankings" 2010.

- In the 2009 Roger Williams University School of Law study, the Boyd School of Law is ranked 6th in per capita productivity of articles in top journals. In 2008, the Boyd faculty was ranked 9th, which is within the top one-third of the 200 U.S. law schools fully accredited by the American Bar Association.

- Ranked No. 9 in the Law Specialty: Dispute Resolution (USNWR 2009).

- Ranked among the top 10 universities in the United States for scholarly research on advertising (Journal of Advertising).

- An article in the Communications of the Association for Information Systems ranks the College of Business MIS Department 13th in the nation for research productivity. The article is based on the number of times research appeared in the three highest ranked peer-reviewed MIS journals, Information Systems Research, Journal of MIS, and MIS Quarterly between 2001 and 2005.